TIME, The Most Valuable Resource in Your Hospital?

Posted by on Mar 12, 2018 in AG+, New, Product, Shower Head | No Comments
TIME, The Most Valuable Resource in Your Hospital?

The most valuable resource in your hospital and in hospitals across the UK is undoubtedly TIME Time is a resource that many estates departments will never have enough of as there is always a constant and unremitting drain on time, whether that be repairing boilers or a simple but time-consuming task of regular deep cleaning showers. […]

Challis Ag+ Launch New Clinical Tap for Healthcare Environments

Posted by on Feb 26, 2018 in AG+, New, Product, Tap & Mixer, Uncategorized | No Comments
Challis Ag+ Launch New Clinical Tap for Healthcare Environments

New from Challis Ag+ our new Ultra Clinical IR Tap specifically designed to meet the demanding requirements of the healthcare environment.  Within our new Ultra tap, we have managed to combine Safety with dramatic elegant looks, reliable functionality, robustness with the added benefit of the ability to Report and Monitor via our Water Management system or […]

Tradesman’s Tools. High Risk Cross Contamination?

Posted by on Jan 19, 2018 in AG+, New, Product | No Comments

Decontaminating hands with antimicrobial wipes or hand washes between wards is a well-established protocol that has been undeniably a very effective measure in improving infection control.  However the decontamination of tradesman tools as they transfer and work between wards is often overlooked and the level of risk often under-considered, in some cases there no protocols […]

Anti Kink Shower Hoses, How They Can Cut Maintenance Costs

Posted by on Jan 18, 2018 in AG+, New, Product | No Comments

Ever wondered why your maintenance staff is called out so often to leaking shower hoses? Have you ever considered the accumulative costs of these maintenance calls? Why are these shower hoses leaking?  The simple answer to this question is they are not, they are loosening and coming undone at the thread causing not only an […]

How to Save 70% Off Your Antimicrobial / Antibacterial Shower and Tap Filter Costs

Posted by on Nov 15, 2017 in AG+, Tap & Mixer | No Comments
How to Save 70% Off Your Antimicrobial / Antibacterial Shower and Tap Filter Costs

Antimicrobial / Antibacterial tap filters and shower filters have up till now been an expensive solution to an often critical problem of unexplained pathogen flare-ups such as Legionella, Pseudomonas. You need a safe and reliable solution quickly, easily and most importantly cost-effectively. If you want to cut your costs by as much as 70% in […]

IoT (Internet of Things) Facilities Management in the Future

Posted by on Sep 25, 2017 in AG+, Product, Tap & Mixer, WMS | No Comments

What is IoT (Internet of Things)? The Internet of things (IoT) is the network of physical devices, vehicles, and other items embedded with electronics software sensors and actuators network connectivity which enable these objects to collect and exchange data. The IoT allows objects to be sensed or controlled remotely across existing network infrastructure, creating opportunities for more direct […]

Why It’s Cheaper and Safer to Replace and Recycle with Challis Ag+ Anti Microbial Disposable Shower Heads, Than Clean Old Shower Heads? 

Posted by on Aug 28, 2017 in AG+, New, Product, Shower Head | No Comments

Current HTM04, ACop & L8 guidelines/recommendations suggest disassembly, deep cleaning, and descaling of shower heads and hoses at regular intervals throughout the year based on risk assessment.  Cleaning is time-consuming and commits expensive estates staff resource to a basic cleaning task when they could be more cost effectively and efficiently used elsewhere. Time is money & […]

AntiMicrobial Versus AntiBacterial Showers. What’s the Difference?

Posted by on Aug 15, 2017 in AG+, News, Shower Head, Uncategorized | No Comments

With the proliferation of products on the market, many customers are now asking what is the difference between antibacterial and antimicrobial showers? Which one is the best for my application? An easy question you may think, however some suppliers of so-called antibacterial showers struggle with the very basic concept of what they are selling and may […]

BioFilm- Not All Shower Hoses Are Created Equal

Posted by on Jul 28, 2017 in AG+, Product, Shower Head | No Comments

The shower hose is one of the primary areas where biofilm and its associated bacterial load, are most likely to build up in and as such, it is desirable to make the environment within the shower hose as inhospitable to biofilms as possible to discourage its build up. The ideal environment for the proliferation of bacterial load […]

Guide to Due Diligence When Engaging New Supplier

Posted by on Jul 14, 2017 in AG+, Uncategorized | No Comments

Due Diligence is very often overlooked when engaging a new supplier or purchasing new products as it is often considered un necessary. Engaging a new supplier, if done properly, has a cost and one should regard any new supplier as the very beginning of a long term business relationship and as with any relationship should be […]