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Blast Resistant Duct: Best Possible Protection

  • Date: August 23, 2017
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For certain applications, a blast resistant duct creates a safer environment. Whether used in laboratories or for security related applications, the right system is essential to ensure fresh air gets to where it is needed. The best ducts on the market consist of non-combustible metal sheets that are bonded mechanically to a fiber cement core. Because of this innovative design and the materials used, the ducts provide the necessary protection from blasts, as well as fire and impacts. For the...

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5 Points to Consider When Choosing a Kitchen Exhaust Duct System

  • Date: August 14, 2017
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Whether building a new restaurant or making upgrades to an existing dining establishment, one of the most important design aspects is the kitchen exhaust duct system. Through the duct system, air flows, thereby providing ventilation. By having the right system installed, the kitchen becomes a cleaner and safer environment. Before you select just any kitchen duct system, there are five main things to consider. Material – Although all kitchen duct systems work in much the same ways, there are differences...

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Advantages of a Fire Resistant Duct over an Ordinary Duct

  • Date: April 07, 2017
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Today, an increasing number of businesses are choosing a fire resistant duct over a standard duct. This is not by happenstance but for very good reasons. The name alone, fire rated duct, indicates a much higher level of protection. However, to fully appreciate how fire rated ductwork outperforms standard ductwork, it is important to look at all of the advantages. Materials – To start with, very special materials are used in fire rated ductwork. These materials are extremely different from...

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Implications of a Kitchen Grease Fire

  • Date: January 16, 2017
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Residential kitchen grease fires are destructive and dangerous. However, when this type of fire occurs in commercial kitchens, the degree of risk multiplies. As with any disaster, prevention is always critical. This is why a commercial restaurant should have some type of grease duct in place. With a kitchen exhaust duct, you as a restaurant owner have the necessary protection for any situation. The exact system depends on the establishment, budget, level of risk, and other factors. Some of the...

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Requirements of Kitchen Exhaust Duct Cleaning

  • Date: December 02, 2016
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When it comes to kitchen exhaust cleaning, many people immediately think of the exhaust hood and filters. While these are certainly important, this type of cleaning focuses beyond the equipment located in one particular room or space. For restaurants, bars, and other businesses that have a kitchen, it is imperative for this entire system to be clean. As part of kitchen exhaust duct cleaning, several key components are covered. For instance, kitchen exhaust system cleaning includes cleaning the hood, filters,...

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