Melbourne, Australia (PressExposure) July 22, 2011 -- If you are planning to install a water dispenser in your office, give thought to permanently installing a water cooler. This type of cooler carries its unique advantages that the portable ones do not offer you. Known also as mains-fed coolers, they are source of consistent water supply requiring no hassles. But you should pay adequate attention to varied aspects of such installing of the dispensers so that you can pick up the right one for your place.
The main aspects of permanently installed water coolers to be kept in mind is if you need a table-top model or a free standing one and the features that you want to incorporate in it. Design of the cooler should also be decided first. You should also know if you want to get it on rent or buy it.
When you opt for a mains-fed or permanently installed cooler for filtered water, then it simply means that you would be attaching the water cooler with the tap water. The system will be plumbed directly to your water pipes so that the tap water flows into the cooler for its purification and cooling.
You should plumb a water cooler directly to the water source in order to secure uninterrupted water supply. You do not have to care about the quality of water if it is generally good and is controlled by the responsible people. Mains water is generally considered as good enough to ensure quality to keep away from water born diseases.
Cost of mains-fed water coolers is usually very low as compared to the high costs of bottled coolers as you have to consistently buy water jars from the marke at huge costs. For mains-fed cooler the supply of pure water is free of cost or there is not added costs beside the regular bill you pay for the tap water.
Almost all the building can have water coolers installed permanently for filtered water. But make sure that your cooler receives the water supply from the tap and not from any storage tank to avoid any health hazards.
Installing of tap-fed water coolers is simple job as there is not complicated process to be followed and no wiring of elaborating plumbing is needed. If you do not want to buy it right away from the market, you can have the cooler on rent. Advantage of rented cooler is that you are relieved from the maintenance. If you buy the cooler then it is better to hire a service on contract to maintain the cooler.
These are some of the advantage of permanently installing of water coolers in office or any place. But you should prefer these types for filter water only after assessment of your circumstances as some places do not simply allow for such coolers.