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The State-of-the-Art Student Experience

St. Mary's High School in Stockton, Calif.

Web Exclusive - May 2017

When this nearly 1,000-student school opened its new Chase Family Fitness Center in 2015, it expanded its goal to develop its students and staff spiritually, intellectually, socially and physically. Learn more about the new complex.

Stop & Go

Style & Maintenance Needs Key to Choosing Restroom Structures

Feature Article - October 2016

Restrooms are available in a range of styles and setups so you can find just what you need to suit your site. Whether you're looking for a plumbed and powered facility or a simple vault toilet, your options abound.

Maintain Your Restroom Structures

Problem Solver - August 2016

Pay close attention to how the interior of your structure is designed. Soap and paper towel dispensers should be built into the wall. Tamper-resistant screws used for wall vents, grab bars and toilet paper holders will also prevent trouble.

Provide Comfortable Restrooms Anywhere

Problem Solver - August 2016

If you have water and sewer lines available, a flush restroom is almost always a better choice. But in remote or more natural locations, this might not be possible, making an alternative necessary.

Find Sustainable Restroom Solutions

Problem Solver - August 2016

Solar power is available to support your facility's lighting and ventilation. Newer LED lighting will dramatically reduce the power needed to light your building, in addition to requiring less maintenance.

Restroom Structures

Biking Boosters
Village Green Park & Peterson Ridge Trail in Sisters, Ore.

Facility Profile - July 2016

The City of Sisters, Ore., wanted to encourage bikers along its trailways to stop in for a bite and enjoy the surrounding community. So, it turned to a restroom and shower building, as well as bike lockers.

Safe Stops

For Restroom Structures, Security Is Crucial

Feature Article - October 2015

When you want to add restroom structures to your park or site, it's important to understand the ins and outs of what's available, as well as what will best fit into the context of your site.

Ensure Restrooms Can Handle Tough Conditions

Problem Solver - August 2015

Concrete panels that are welded together will also be a benefit, as this makes the structure practically as strong as a small bomb shelter. This will ensure it can handle severe weather conditions, from heavy snow and wind, to hurricanes, flooding and mud, zone-4 seismic loads and more.

Understand Changing Rules for Public Restrooms

Problem Solver - August 2015

Gender designations for restrooms can also have an impact on non-transgender individuals. The issue is individual privacy in sex-separated restrooms.

Find the Right Site for Restrooms

Problem Solver - August 2015

If your site is more remote or your budget will prevent you from extending power and water to the restroom, you might want to consider a waterless vault evaporator system. With no running water needed, these systems reduce waste naturally. They use solar power to run light and the ventilator that keeps the restroom smelling clean.