Realistic 3D View of Your New Bath/Washroom Design

Posted by on Sep 3, 2021 in Uncategorized | No Comments

Here at Challis MS Ltd we have been very busy through the lockdown period to offer another great service and products within our offering. We had been asked on numerous occasions if we could design, supply, & fit, washrooms, Shower rooms, Bathrooms for many different clients, from Football Stadiums, Hotels, Offices, and client’s own homes.   […]

Why Your Tap Diffusers Are Now Obsolete

Posted by on Aug 24, 2021 in Uncategorized | No Comments

It is now generally accepted that the majority of Pseudomonas flare ups involving taps are as direct result of back contamination of the open tap spout by contaminated aerated water droplets.  This contamination is often compounded by limescale and biofilm build up on the tap diffuser internals which also presents a restriction to the water […]

Point of Use Filters, Risky Sticking Plaster or Solution to Water Safety Incidents?

Posted by on Jul 19, 2021 in Uncategorized | No Comments

When a notifiable water safety incident such as a Legionella, Pseudomonas flare up occurs many users reach straight for the Point of Use (POU) filter as an initial remedy, sometimes a stop gap solution but more often as an ongoing solution, effectively putting an expensive sticking plaster over a more serious underlying red flag problem. […]

Why Quarterly Cleaning of Your Showers is Often Ineffective

Posted by on Jul 12, 2021 in Uncategorized | No Comments

As we emerge from lockdown it is becoming increasing clear that in house regular quarterly deep cleaning of showers and hoses to remove bio film, legionella and pseudomonas can be ineffective, unreliable, time consuming, expensive and in some cases unsafe. Current HTM04, ACop & L8 guidelines/recommendations suggest disassembly, deep cleaning, and descaling of shower heads and […]

Anti Biotic Resistance, The Next Bio Crisis?

Posted by on May 20, 2021 in AG+, New | No Comments

Last year in the UK, over 65,000 patients were effected by drug resistant infections, thats 178 per day resulting in over 12,000 deaths. A lot of the antibiotics doctors use today are heavily regulated and monitored because of their eventual aid to resistance.  There is a need for new and safer solutions We at Challis […]

Legionella Control In Housing Association Properties

Posted by on Dec 7, 2020 in AG+ | No Comments

Protecting tenants from potential harmful water bourne micro-organisms such as legionella and pseudomonas in your housing stock is a key challenge and requirement.  The primary risk area for legionella and pseudomonas proliferation are shower hoses and heads.  With this in mind we have developed and patented our Sentinel™ Shower-head and Hose.  A quick and easy […]

Servicing TMV Valves, How To Save Time and Money

Posted by on Nov 24, 2020 in AG+, New, Product | No Comments

Servicing TMV valves across your estate is an essential procedure ensuring the safety and well being of both staff and patients. This service action protects against not only scald risk but also subsequent water contamination by the likes of legionella and pseudomonas along with a variety of waterborne nasties. TMV servicing is undoubtedly time consuming and […]

No Deal Brexit Continuity Plan

Posted by on Oct 28, 2020 in AG+, Shower Head, Uncategorized | No Comments

As the likelihood of a No deal Brexit looms it is essential that all clients, particularly NHS Trusts and healthcare providers, take measures to ensure security if supply. Something as straight forward as a reassurance from your current supplier that they have taken all available measures to ensure an un-interrupted supply of product to you […]

How Safe Are Your Face Masks & Visors?

Posted by on Aug 12, 2020 in AG+, New, Product | No Comments

I am sure you have noticed reports in the media regarding PPE face visors and masks that turn out to be unfit for purpose and give no protection to the wearer. Even the UK Government has been caught out by cheap substandard visors and facemasks You may be surprised to learn that all that is […]

Covid-19 Cross Contamination Risk From Maintenance Teams Tools

Posted by on Jul 20, 2020 in AG+, Product, Uncategorized | No Comments

PPE combined with disinfecting hands with antimicrobial wipes or hand washes between wards is a well-established protocol that has been undeniably a very effective measure in combating Covid-19. However, the decontamination of tradesman tools as they transfer and work between wards, rooms or buildings is often overlooked and the level of risk often under-considered, within […]