99 Years of Hand Dryers in Bathrooms: How Hand Dryers Have Changed Restrooms for the Better

The original hand dryer called the “electric towel” was patented in 1921. Over the last 99 years, hand dryers have undergone massive innovation and creative engineering to become the ideal choice for restrooms across the world. Countless hours of research and development led to the creation of the XLERATOR® hand dryer for bathrooms in 2002 […]

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Proper Hand Hygiene: No Greater Defense Against the Spread of Germs

With reports related to the current coronavirus (COVID-19) dominating the news, perhaps now, more than ever, we stand with restaurants, municipalities, airports and other everyday facilities nationwide in support of a cause that impacts all of us: the protection of public health and wellness. Helping to create healthier environments has always been a critical piece […]

The 5 steps in proper hand washing and drying

Proper Handwashing & Hand Dryer Hygiene Unlock the Keys to Germ Control

Now more than ever, worldwide, people are discovering the true importance of handwashing — and the true cost of improper hand hygiene procedures. With an active cold and flu season underway and the coronavirus making headlines, proper and constant handwashing has taken center stage and for good reason. Proper handwashing and hand drying are the […]

Stainless Steel Hand Dryer by Excel Dryer

Stainless Steel Hand Dryers Sweeping the Nation

Design trends for 2020 have already begun to make a statement. Each year, new trends emerge, some more readily accepted than others. Only very few trends stand the test of time, and even fewer remain in favor long enough to come back and reach peak popularity again. Stainless steel has managed to do just that. […]

Excel Hand Dryer with ADA Compliant Recess Kit

Industrial Hand Dryers Help Hundreds of Business Owners ‘Throw in the Towel’

Constructing the perfect restroom can be deceptively tricky. From sink placement to the swing direction of the stall doors, laying out a well-designed restroom all comes back to one key question: how many people will use these facilities at one time? It’s a question that, though simple, can cause disaster if not fielded properly. Whether […]

Hand Dryer Buying Guide That Helps You Find the Best Dryer for Your Restroom

Hand Dryer Buying Guide: Find the Perfect Hand Dryer for Your Restroom

You’ve designed your restroom, validated its layout and location, and touched it up with colors and materials that will tie everything together. The last step: the furnishings. Should you go with a hands-free faucet? A brushed-nickel door handle? What hand dryer technology does my restroom need to function seamlessly? We’ve broken down the five things […]

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Big Benefits of Updating Your Public Restroom

It’s amazing how attention to detail translates into trust for a brand, a company, or a destination. Companies spend millions of dollars improving the experience of their customers and guests. No detail is too small. Color psychology is used to select the perfect paint color. There are even websites and apps dedicated to ranking public […]

Excel dryer hand dryer is the first hand dryer manufacturer to publish independently-verified Health Product Declarations for the Xlerator, Xleratoreco and ThinAir

In Another First, Excel Dryer Publishes Health Product Declarations

As concern for environmental sustainability continues to grow, buyers and specifiers want to select a hand dryer that addresses this issue while delivering on performance. Excel Dryer is the first in the industry to publish Health Product Declarations (HPDs) for three of our hand dryers— the original, patented, high-speed, energy-efficient XLERATOR® Hand Dryer, the XLERATOReco® […]

Combat Hand Dryer Germs with a Hand Dryer

Blowing Away Myths About Hand Dryers and Germs

In a highly trafficked area like a restroom, it’s inevitable that germs are lurking to some extent on the door handles, faucets, and, of course, the toilets. To keep your experience as germ-free as possible, you want to get in and out quickly and with little contamination. Enter: hand dryers. Hand dryers allow users to […]