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The Ultimate Hospitality TV Guide: Features, Benefits, and Brands

The Ultimate Hospitality TV Guide: Features, Benefits, and Brands

Hospitality TVs play a critical role in hotels, resorts, and other accommodation facilities. More than just devices for watching content, they allow properties to customize the guest experience, operate efficiently, and provide services that meet visitor expectations. This guide will explore what makes hospitality TVs unique, their key benefits, top brands to consider, the latest trends to follow, and frequently asked questions when outfitting your rooms. Hospitality TVs differ from regular...

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What’s the Ideal Temperature for a Hospital?

What’s the Ideal Temperature for a Hospital?

Hospitals may see their share of chaos, but they’re also places that rely on control. Every aspect of a hospital keeps patients and healthcare personnel in mind. That means clean sheets and scrubs, sterilized tools and surfaces, and healthy food. One thing that most people don’t think of is the temperature. The temperature is actually very important and goes beyond simply providing a constant level of comfort. So what’s the ideal temperature for a hospital? It should generally stand at around...

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The Benefits of Outdoor Televisions for Your Hotel

The Benefits of Outdoor Televisions for Your Hotel

You want to offer every convenience and comfort to your guests. Have you considered installing television sets in your outdoor recreation, restaurant, and similar areas? Outdoor TVs bring more appeal to your hotel, providing a more positive guest experience on several levels. Here are some of the benefits of outdoor televisions for your hotel. Consider them for your guest’s enjoyment and your bottom line. And yes, waterproof TV sets that can take whatever nature dishes out are available....

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How To Choose the Right PTAC Unit for Hotel Rooms

How To Choose the Right PTAC Unit for Hotel Rooms

Your guests’ comfort is all-important. From providing comfortable sheets and blankets to offering enough towels to last their stay, hotel owners need to think ahead and know what they’ll need before they request it. That goes for the temperature of their room as well. Everybody has different temperature preferences, so guests need to have independent control of their room’s climate. Packaged terminal air conditioners (PTACs) provide independence, letting guests adjust the level of heat or...

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How To Prepare Your Hotel for Cold Weather

How To Prepare Your Hotel for Cold Weather

In most of the country, the winter months mean a slew of hassles related to cold weather. This extends to the hospitality industry as well, of course. As a result, you need to prepare your facility to handle the problems winter can bring while keeping your guests and daily operations in mind. Keep the following article handy as a checklist for the adjustments and alterations you may need to make to your hotel during winter. Some of these pointers are also relevant all year. Here’s how to...

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How Often You Should Clean Your Hotel Ice Machine

How Often You Should Clean Your Hotel Ice Machine

Ice should always be crisp, clean, cold, and refreshing. That’s what your guests expect and what you owe them. Hotel ice machines aren’t a thing you just plug in and forget about. They need regular rounds of cleaning and maintenance to ensure guests get ice that’s solid and free from bacteria and bad taste. If you aren’t cleaning your ice machines, make a plan to do so. Here’s how often you should clean your hotel ice machine and how to do it. Bacteria, Minerals, Algae, and Mold The ice...

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What To Look for When Upgrading Your Hotel TVs

What To Look for When Upgrading Your Hotel TVs

Your guests want more from their rooms than simply a place to sleep and wash up. When they’re tired after a day of vacationing, business meetings, or whatever, they usually want to stretch out on their beds and enjoy a variety of entertainment options on the TV. Will your sets be ready to offer more than just network and local TV shows? More importantly, will they offer a better viewing experience than guests enjoy back home? Here’s what to look for when upgrading your hotel TVs. Your guests...

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How To Elevate Your Hotel In-Room Entertainment Experience

How To Elevate Your Hotel In-Room Entertainment Experience

When your guests book a room, they’re not just booking a place to rest—they’re booking an experience. Certainly, they need a place to sleep, wash up, and change, but they also need a space to relax, reenergize, and practice recreation. If you’ve been wondering how to improve the fun quotient in your rooms, learn how to elevate your hotel in-room entertainment experience and make staying at your establishment more fun. Turning Up the Television Guests expect more from their room’s television...

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What To Know About Preparing Your Hospital for Winter

What To Know About Preparing Your Hospital for Winter

Here comes winter. Whether it’s a mild one or months filled with ice and snow, you need to prepare your hospital for whatever the season dishes out. Hospital staff must be ready for icy, snowy, or frozen contingencies to protect their patients, ensure healthcare is available to all, and keep business as usual. Here’s what to know about preparing your hospital for winter. Know What To Expect You probably know what to expect from your region’s climate. The further south you go, the less of a...

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Transworld Partners with Doubletree by Hilton in Jamaica, New York!

Transworld Partners with Doubletree by Hilton in Jamaica, New York!

Project Overview: Enhancing In-Room Doubletree by Hilton in Jamaica, New York When the Doubletree by Hilton in Jamaica, New York needed to upgrade their guest room TV's, they reached out to Transworld. Samsung's 55-inch hospitality TV's were a perfect fit for all of the 362 rooms, not only giving the hotel guest an improved experience but staying in line with Hilton brand standards. These premium 4K UHD Hospitality TVs not only offer superior visual quality but also come with features that...

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Transworld Partners with Super 8 Hotel in Covington, Georgia!

Transworld Partners with Super 8 Hotel in Covington, Georgia!

Project Overview: Enhancing in-Room Entertainment Transworld recently partnered with Super 8 Hotel in Covington, Georgia to assist in the renovation of their 90 rooms. Super 8, renowned for its commitment to providing exceptional guest experiences, recognized the need to upgrade in-room entertainment and invested in 90 state-of-the-art 50-inch Samsung smart TVs, featuring Samsung's innovative H.broswer platform for easy digital content access. Transworld's installation team assisted with...

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Transworld Partners with Best Western Plus Strongsville in Ohio!

Transworld Partners with Best Western Plus Strongsville in Ohio!

Project Overview: Enhancing In-Room Exciting News from Best Western Plus Strongsville, OH! We're thrilled to share that they've just raised the bar on guest comfort and entertainment with a major renovation. They've invested in 260 50-inch Hospitality Smart TVs! Transworld and their expertise in the Brand Standard, helped in delivering the correct TV and ensuring the best price! Are you ready to remodel or upgrade your guest rooms in your hotel? If you are, we would love to assist you, from...

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