There are various different types of travelling mugs such as the stainless steel mugs, plastic mugs and ceramic mugs and the most popular travel mug is the stainless steel. However traveling mugs do have their advantages and disadvantages like most things in life so let’s take a look at the stainless steel mugs first,
Advantages: stainless steel mugs have superior insulation and are also lightweight and durable as opposed to plastic or ceramic mugs. One can also customize a stainless steel mug or engrave a logo onto it.
Disadvantages: These mugs are far more expensive than their counter parts as it is considered to be of a much higher quality. Stainless steel is very bland looking and all have similar designs.
Plastic travel mugs are made from a hard plastic and they are hardy and durable. Hey are more colourful and the plastic can be printed on. They cost far less than the stainless steel mugs. The disadvantages of plastic mugs are that they have no insulation and one cannot engrave logos onto them.
Travel mugs are mainly used when travelling allowing one to fill them with tea, coffee or cool drinks and they can also be used in the office or at home. The right mug will determine whether you enjoy a cup of hot coffee or a cup of cold coffee. Popular sizes are 12, 14, 16 and 20 ounces and popular brand names include Brugo, Trudeau and Thermos. Prices range between $20 and $30.
These stainless steel mugs come with different types of covers and sipping mechanisms. The more simple cover has only one fixed hole similar to the disposable cups then there are hinged flip up covers, spring loaded sliding covers with a one hand opening mechanism. Now all you have to do is choose the best travelling coffee mug.