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What is the Best Fan for a Garage?

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What is the Best Fan for a Garage?   When thinking of which garage fans you need, the first thing to consider is the type of garage you have. This will typically determine things like the amount of fresh air the space would normally get, and therefore, how much artificial ventilation must be added. Ventilating an Auto Repair Garage Large and medium-sized auto repair garages often don't get enough ventilation just from opening their doors. This is especially true in buildings that don't have an open bay door for each bay. In some garages, there is only a single door at...

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What is a High Velocity Fan?

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What is a High Velocity Fan?   High velocity fans move large quantities of air at high speeds. They are often used for cooling, but can also be used to dry out areas that have been flooded, get rid of fumes, and for other such purposes. Because of their many uses, they come in a variety of sizes, mounting methods, and even a few different shapes. Fans for Cooling People When the goal is to keep people cool, a high velocity fan can be aimed at the people to get the job done. This is especially effective when the people are...

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What Is The Best High Velocity Fan?

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What Is The Best High Velocity Fan? High velocity fans (also known as air cannons) are exceptional solutions for any application that requires cooling the temperature in a large area. These fans can be used both indoors and outdoors for numerous reasons. Whether you have a large crowd of sports fans or employees working in a warm facility, a high velocity fan can keep many people cool. Once you know high velocity fans can serve your exact needs, only one question remains, “What is the best high velocity fan?” This blog will discuss the three top high velocity fans you...

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Do I Need a Kitchen Exhaust Fan?

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Do I Need a Kitchen Exhaust Fan?   If you’re building a commercial kitchen in your restaurant or other facility, you might wonder what you need to add in terms of exhaust fans. The truth is that having one of these is more than just a good idea and is often necessary for overall safety. Plus, it is likely required by your local city or county to obtain needed permits. Here are three reasons why you need a kitchen exhaust fan. Cleanliness Perhaps the most common reason why you would need a kitchen exhaust fan is for cleanliness. Smoke, smog, smells,...

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What is the Best Kitchen Exhaust Fan?

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What is the Best Kitchen Exhaust Fan?   Kitchen exhaust fans are highly under-appreciated appliances that every kitchen should have. A kitchen exhaust fan helps clear the air in your kitchen of smoke, fumes, light debris, and grease that can cake up on surfaces. Kitchen fans are usually installed in a wall or directly over the cooking appliances. Astute chefs know that the smells of food coming from the kitchen can be pleasing, but if there are too many strong smells it can make it difficult to make judgments based on smell and taste. For cleaner kitchen surfaces, clearer air, and...

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