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Thursday, October 23, 2014

Question

How much toilet paper and paper towels should I use for 25 bathrooms with 3 stalls in each one of them.?


Answer

My math says 75 rolls of tissue for single roll dispensers (150 for double) and 25 stacks or rolls of towels, to start.
However, I suspect that you are really concerned with the potential usage and that is something only time and experience will reveal.
Stock the rest rooms, leave spare product where it is not easily stolen or wasted by vandalism, and track the usage.
If this is a contract job, do not lock yourself into a cost projection until you have a sound idea of the usage, and this may take a few months to develop. Offer to provide product on a cost plus basis until true usage is determined.

Lynn E. Krafft, ICAN/ATEX Editor
lekrafft@juno.com