If you’re looking for a durable, flexible and easy to use duct cleaning spinner for kitchen exhaust cleaning, the new Stinger from Driploc is a perfect choice.
In order to accommodate the need for different speeds when cleaning a grease duct, Driploc has created a high-pressure, variable-speed duct spinner that can fluctuate from 0 to 3,200 RPMs. This allows you to adjust to the appropriate speed for whatever the situation requires.
In addition to the innovative variable-speed control head, the Stinger comes equipped with a unique swivel design and a durable basket that can be removed in seconds. Continue reading
Air filters are some of the true workhorses in any commercial kitchen. When you consider the sophistication of a restaurant ventilation system, your air filters become an integral part of maintaining a viable cooking and eating environment.
One of the most popular items we offer at HoodFilters.com are EZ Kleen metal mesh filters for commercial make up air units. They provide everything you need in a filter including easy cleaning, great performance and affordability. Continue reading
Driploc’s line of exhaust fan grease catchers utilize innovative design and quality materials to ensure that harmful exhaust fan grease is kept off the roof. They are easy to install, and the entire process can be completed in minutes, with only the help of a drill and a 3/8-inch nut driver bit.
All of the other hardware and components are included so that your grease catcher works as soon as the installation is completed. Continue reading
When it comes to choosing the right baffle filter for your restaurant or commercial kitchen, there are three features to compare: material, design and construction.
Baffle filter material is usually the most important feature to consider and the right material depends on a few things. Are you looking for value over longevity? Is appearance important? Are you cooking in a high volume kitchen?
The good news is, there are only three material types to choose from: stainless steel, galvanized steel or aluminum. Continue reading
The harsh environment produced inside a commercial kitchen requires heavy-duty air filters that can stand up to the conditions. With countless restaurant air filter options to choose from, it’s important to know which filters are right for your HVAC system and how to properly maintain them.
At HoodFilters.com, we understand how important it is to keep your HVAC system operating efficiently, which is why we offer an affordable line of restaurant air filters that are built to perform in any commercial kitchen environment. Continue reading
Did you know restaurants are legally required to contain duct access doors at regulated intervals, within their kitchen hood and duct system, allowing for easy maintenance and inspection?
Furthermore, these access points must also meet strict safety standards that are taken very seriously by fire marshals.
When it comes to choosing an access door for a grease duct, there is no shortage of options. The problem is finding a duct access door that meets all safety standards and provides convenient access for cleaning and inspections.
Many access doors are made in foreign factories that favor cheap, unreliable materials such as low-quality galvanized steel. With its premium, octagonally-shaped access doors constructed from 316 stainless steel, Access Armor from Omni Containment Systems, is a solid choice for any restaurant owner or kitchen exhaust service provider.
The Driploc Oversized Exhaust Fan Hinge Kit makes it simple to securely attach an upblast exhaust fan to a curb that is a different size. Once the fan hinge has been properly installed, you’ll be able to safely and easily prop up the exhaust fan for quick cleaning and maintenance.
With the proper tools and an easy to follow tutorial, the entire process of installing the Driploc Hinge Kit should only take 15 to 20 minutes. Continue reading
When selecting a baffle hood filter for a commercial kitchen, what’s best for you depends on a variety of factors including the volume and type of cooking, whether or not the filter will be visible to guests, and the amount of money you want to spend. If you have a relatively low volume kitchen or simply want to save money, you may have already narrowed your choice down to aluminum hood filters.
HoodFilters.com offers two main types of aluminum hood filters — standard duty and heavy duty. In order to decide which of these is right for you, we’ll take a look at how they are both similar and different from each other. Continue reading
Stainless steel is by far the most popular material used for baffle hood filters. It’s everything you want in a baffle filter – long lasting, durable, corrosion resistant and visually attractive with it’s bright shiny finish.
When choosing a stainless steel baffle filter, keep in mind that all stainless steel is not created equal. There are varying grades of metal used that impact corrosion resistance – which is one of the most important features of any hood filter.
While different grades of stainless steel do have some visual distinctions, the simplest way to determine stainless steel quality, is by performing a magnet test. Continue reading
Proper lighting is essential to any commercial cooking operation. That is why HoodFilters.com provides high-performance, safe, and energy-efficient lighting for restaurant exhaust hoods.
Our exhaust hood lights are UL listed, NFPA approved and designed to meet the rigors of a commercial kitchen. By installing adequate lighting in your cooking area, you will improve the working environment and help ensure the safety of your staff.
How LED lighting can benefit your restaurant
The average restaurant owner has hundreds of details to think about during any moment of the day, and kitchen lighting isn’t likely to be high on the list. However, your exhaust hood lighting can have a dramatic effect on both your energy usage, as well as the conditions of the kitchen. Continue reading