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Guide to the different types of commercial refrigeration

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Friday, June 7th, 2019

Running a business requires plenty of careful consideration when it comes to the various appliances you need to invest in. Refrigeration plays a vital role in the successful running of your business, to make sure your food and drinks stay fresh, chilled and good enough to serve to your customers. That is why we have created a guide to highlight the different types of commercial refrigeration available on the market, along with the various advantages and drawbacks. This guide should … Continue reading Guide to the different types of commercial refrigeration

How to create a great restaurant environment for both customers and employees

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Thursday, May 23rd, 2019

Anyone who owns a restaurant knows that a comforting and relaxing restaurant ambience plays a key role in the success of the business. However, creating the right atmosphere goes much further than the satisfaction of your guests – your employees need be considered as part of this process too, so how can you make sure the ambience is right for both sides of the business? Here we’ve detailed some of the steps you can take to provide a suitable restaurant … Continue reading How to create a great restaurant environment for both customers and employees

The benefits of investing in the correct air conditioning unit and keeping it maintained

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Thursday, April 18th, 2019

Whether you’re thinking about getting an air conditioning unit for the very first time or you’re looking at replacing an existing model, it’s vital that you make sure to invest in one that’s right for you, your premises and what you intend to use it for. More importantly, proper care and attention to your brand new air conditioning unit will help it to last as long as possible, without any hiccups along the way. In this post, we’ve highlighted just … Continue reading The benefits of investing in the correct air conditioning unit and keeping it maintained

A guide to choosing the right glasswasher or dishwasher for your business

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Friday, March 22nd, 2019

Running a hospitality business often means keeping on top of its hygiene and cleanliness, all whilst providing a quality service to your customers. Whether you own a bar, a restaurant a cafe or even a hotel, it goes without saying that a dishwasher or glasswasher will play a vital role in your business’ operations. Of course, with so many makes and models of glasswashers and dishwashers available on the market, how do you know which one is right for your … Continue reading A guide to choosing the right glasswasher or dishwasher for your business

Updates to DW/172 and BESA kitchen ventilation regulations

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Wednesday, March 6th, 2019

If you work in a commercial kitchen or own a business with a heavy involvement in commercial kitchens, you’ll know doubt know all about the Specification for Kitchen Ventilations Systems, or the DW/172 as it’s otherwise known. This authoritative guide is provided by the Building Engineering Services Association (BESA) and aims to offer sound advice on how to design, install and maintain kitchen ventilation systems that are used in commercial properties. The DW/172 has been around for 20 years now … Continue reading Updates to DW/172 and BESA kitchen ventilation regulations

Why Ventilation May Be Required For Your Workplace

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Friday, January 11th, 2019

Ventilation plays a vital role in the running of an enclosed workplace. It helps to carry fresh, clean air through the space, keep employees happy and healthy, and maintain the efficiency of the workplace on a daily basis. Here you will find information on the types of workplace which require ventilation, the laws surrounding adequate workplace ventilation and how to go about introducing the right amount of ventilation to your own workplace. Why is workplace ventilation important? Regulations surrounding workplace … Continue reading Why Ventilation May Be Required For Your Workplace

Why It’s Important To Get Your Air Con Serviced

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Friday, November 30th, 2018

As with any other systems and appliances used on a regular basis, it really does pay to have you air conditioning system serviced regularly. Not only will proper maintenance keep your air conditioning system running for longer, it will also help to keep its costs down, as well as keeping it performing at its best. So whilst servicing your air conditioning unit is essential, just how often should you be getting it done and what time in the year is … Continue reading Why It’s Important To Get Your Air Con Serviced

A Guide To Commercial Kitchen Ventilation

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Wednesday, October 31st, 2018

Adequate ventilation plays a crucial role in any commercial kitchen, to be able to effectively control the odour, grease and smoke pollution that’s a standard in these areas. However, with a variety of commercial kitchen ventilation systems available on the market, how can you determine which one is best for your needs? In this guide, you will find information which will help you to better understand the varying elements of kitchen ventilation systems, so that you can determine which system … Continue reading A Guide To Commercial Kitchen Ventilation

What are the requirements of a commercial kitchen?

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Friday, September 28th, 2018

Whether you’re opening up your very first commercial kitchen or you’re thinking about updating an existing kitchen area, it’s vital that you pay close attention to the regulations and requirements of what needs to be included within it. These requirements have been put in place, not only to maintain the health and safety of your staff and customers, but to ensure a pleasant overall experience when working and dining at your premises. They will also ensure that any residents in … Continue reading What are the requirements of a commercial kitchen?

KES Have Moved Location!

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Wednesday, November 18th, 2015

KES Facilities limited are happy to announce their new address at a city centre location of Suite 111, 33 George Street, Leeds, LS1 3AJ. We would like to thank all of our team and clients for making this occur and look forward to a bright future working directly from the city centre of Leeds. We will still be covering Air conditioning, Refrigeration, Ventilation and Catering Equipment. Our engineers will still be working on install, service, breakdown and repairs.