Having a water cooler in the home is an excellent way to have a ready supply of spring water. Replacing the bottle when empty can be a messy chore less suitable procedure is employed. Many people try to replace bottled water as fast as they can to avoid overflowing water. This method only leads to more spills. The secret is to actually change the bottle slowly, which will ensure everyone stays dry
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Remove the empty bottle from the cooler. This is the perfect time to clean the inside of the cooler well and spout. Fill well with vinegar. Use spout to remove the acetic and then filling with clean water several times to rinse. Make sure that the well is completely empty before you install the new bottle.
Remove the cap from the new water bottle by pulling the tap. The bottom part of the tab will go off with the lid. Wipe off any dirt or debris on the bottle with a paper towel. This will ensure that dirt does not corrupt the water when the new bottle is installed.
Lift the bottle so that you lift with your legs. Hold the bottom end of the bottle cradle in one arm and place your other hand where spout and bottle meet.
Pour the water from the bottle into the well. As you pour the water in the well, slowly moving the bottle in an upright position until it is setting in the cooler in the well. If the well is empty when you start, you will have plenty of time to slowly get the bottle into an upright position before the well is filled.