Tips to Choose Urinal Partitions for Public Restrooms

Understanding Urinal Partitions: Types, Materials, and Installation Tips

Urinal partitions are utilized in most men’s restrooms. Several questions come up when people are getting ready to install such as about size, types of materials, the colours, and how they mount on walls.

There are plenty of things to know and to help answer those, here are a few things you should know.

Types of Partition Materials

There are variety of partition materials at different price points. Each type of material has its own set of benefits, Powder-coated steel partitions, one of the most common choices which are mostly installed in high traffic restrooms. Plastic laminate partitions, slightly more expensive than powder-coated partitions and come in a variety of colours, which makes them the best choice for customized restroom settings. Stainless steel, more expensive option but can provide a sleek look and we also install solid plastic partitions which are another extremely durable option.

Restloo have HPL (High Pressure Laminate) 

urinal partitions for public restrooms can be a great choice due to their durability, ease of maintenance, and aesthetic appeal. Here are a few reasons why HPL partitions might be a good option


HPL partitions are made of multiple layers of kraft paper impregnated with phenolic resin and compressed under high pressure. This process results in a highly durable material that can withstand the rigors of high-traffic public restrooms.

Moisture Resistance

HPL is highly resistant to moisture, making it ideal for environments like public restrooms where water and humidity levels are high. This resistance helps prevent warping, swelling, and delamination of the partitions over time.


HPL surfaces are non-porous, which means they are easy to clean and maintain. This is crucial for public restrooms, where maintaining hygiene is a top priority.

Design Options

HPL partitions come in a wide range of colors, patterns, and finishes, allowing you to choose options that complement the overall design of your restroom facility.

Environmentally Friendly

Many HPL manufacturers offer environmentally friendly options that use sustainable materials and production processes, making them a responsible choice for environmentally conscious projects.


While HPL partitions may have a higher upfront cost compared to some other materials, their long lifespan and low maintenance requirements can make them cost-effective in the long run.

When selecting HPL urinal partitions, be sure to consider factors such as the quality of the material, installation requirements, warranty, and compatibility with your restroom layout and design aesthetic. Additionally, it’s a good idea to consult with a professional to ensure that the partitions meet all relevant safety and accessibility standards.

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Mounting Urinal Partitions to the Wall is Easy

We recommend full-height continuous brackets that provide maximum support for urinal partitions. A full-height bracket allows for several anchor points along the partition. These brackets also attach to a wall block, which adds to the overall support of the urinal partitions.

Of course, these are just a few basics on urinal partitions. For the most part, they fit seamlessly into overall restroom remodels or replaces. If you have questions about installation, colour options or need a quick quote, feel free to contact us.