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Why a Kitchen Exhaust Duct Is Important for Maintaining Indoor Air Quality

  • Date: March 20, 2018
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Especially in commercial kitchens, poor air quality can become a big issue unless you install a high-quality kitchen exhaust duct. With the right kitchen exhaust duct design, the system handles air contaminated by things like oil, grease, smoke, dust particles, odor, and fumes. Not only does this create a healthier work environment, but it also ensures that patrons smell only the delicious food getting prepared. For kitchens, one of the most critical factors has to do with promoting good air...

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Is Your Grease Duct Effective Against an Accidental Fire?

  • Date: March 13, 2018
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For commercial grade kitchens, there are several critical safety considerations that need to be addressed. Not only do you need to make sure that food gets handled safely, but you must also take the necessary precautions to prevent a fire. Grease fires are especially challenging since they burn hot and spread quickly, making them hard to extinguish. For that reason, having the right zero clearance grease duct is critical to your business. Grease can easily accumulate inside of your ducts....

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The Importance of Installing a Duct Doors

  • Date: August 29, 2017
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If you own or operate a commercial kitchen, it is important that you have high-quality grease duct access doors installed. In fact, this decision is critical. A commercial kitchen exhaust system consists of three primary parts, including the hood, duct, and fan. Of these, the duct is the most important but also the most problematic for situations where there is no access door. Because the ductwork in a commercial kitchen runs above the hood and into the ceiling, many people...

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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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