Omni Quick Fit Exhaust Fan Super Hinge

The Omni Quick Fit Exhaust Fan Super Hinge is one of the best fan hinges you can buy. Not only does it protect your exhaust fan and your rooftop against damage, it provides superior protection for workers and personnel that access the fan for inspection, maintenance, and cleaning.

If you’re interested in protecting your investment and creating a safer working environment, consider the many benefits of installing an Omni Quick Fit exhaust fan hinge kit on your rooftop exhaust fan. But first, a little more on why you should install an exhaust fan hinge kit in the first place. Continue reading

Ductmate ULtimate Duct Access Door

Ductmate ULtimate duct access doors are designed specifically for use in high temperature air duct and grease duct systems. They provide easy access to duct and exhaust systems for thorough cleaning and routine maintenance without compromising the integrity of your exhaust hood and ventilation system. Let’s take a closer look at duct access doors and who should consider using Ductmate ULtimate doors. Continue reading

kitchen hood exhaust cleaning accessories

Hood and exhaust cleaning is a dirty job but somebody’s gotta do it. Why not make it easier with these top 3 commercial kitchen hood and exhaust cleaning accessories every professional should have?

1. Plastic Sheeting


One of the first steps in cleaning a kitchen exhaust system is carefully wrapping kitchen equipment in plastic sheeting. This protects the kitchen appliances and other surfaces from being damaged or becoming contaminated by wastewater. Continue reading

Pollution Control Units for Restaurants

Air quality is a concern across the world. From Italy to Brazil and everywhere in between, more and more commercial kitchens are installing pollution control units (PCUs).

Sometimes it is voluntary but PCUs are now being required by a growing number of local and regional authorities. So what is a pollution control unit and who should use one? First, we’ll share a bit of background on the topic. Continue reading

Ductmate Access Doors

It doesn’t matter what type of commercial kitchen ventilation system you have, you’re going to need to install duct access doors. With so many brands and styles out there, it’s hard to know which is right for you. Ductmate Access Doors are a great place to start looking.

Ductmate Industries is North America’s largest HVAC accessories manufacturer and has been designing duct access doors since 1987. All Ductmate doors are Union made in the USA. They are easy to install and provide a leak-proof seal with reduced friction. Which one is right for you? Let’s take a look and help you find out!

All duct access doors have the same basic function – to provide easy and safe access to ductwork for maintenance, cleaning and inspection. There are two main styles of access doors: those designed for use with air ducts and those designed for use with grease ducts. We’ll start by looking at Ductmate’s grease duct access doors. Continue reading

Driploc Exhaust Fan Hinge Kit

Upblast fans are an integral part of your commercial kitchen ventilation system. Without them, your kitchen would be hot, smoky and uninhabitable. Routine care and cleaning helps keep them in good working order but it also exposes them to costly damage. Driploc Exhaust Fan Hinge Kits are a great way to protect your fan as well as ensure the safety of personnel who inspect and maintain it. Continue reading

Captrate Hood Filter

The first thing to know about Captrate Hood Filters is that they are specifically designed for use with CaptiveAire Exhaust Hoods. They cannot be used with other commercial kitchen vent hoods.

This is because of a pre-installed hanging hook that is built into the design that would just get in the way with other set-ups. And if you do have a CaptiveAire hood ventilation system, there’s a whole lot more to know about the benefits of using this filter. Continue reading

Flame Gard Hi-Temp Duct Access Door

If you’ve been in the commercial kitchen ventilation industry for a while, you’ve probably heard the saying “If you can’t see it, you can’t clean it.” The phrase refers to the importance of installing access doors in your ductwork to make it easier to remove grease buildup.

For high temperature cooking applications, this certainly couldn’t be any truer. But you’ll want to be sure to use a door that can take the heat – something like the Flame Gard Hi-Temp Duct Access Door. Continue reading

Rooftop Grease Containment System

Whether your facility is a restaurant, a banquet hall, or a senior center, managing a commercial kitchen takes a lot of skill, expertise, and hard work. It also requires a significant amount of both time and money. And chances are, when you spend that much effort on your business, you’ll want to protect your investment with a rooftop grease containment system.

Want to keep your commercial kitchen operating smoothly and safely? Read on to learn 5 ways a rooftop grease containment system is a simple and easy way to protect your business from a variety of costly, time consuming, and sometimes deadly rooftop grease related hazards. Continue reading

Access Armor Duct Access Doors

With their unique design and high quality construction, Omni Access Armor Duct Access Doors are an excellent choice for commercial kitchen exhaust systems. Not only do they provide access to your ductwork, they are also safer to install and operate than typical duct access doors. Continue reading