TIME TO GET YOUR HANDS DIRTY… OR IS IT?

What happens when you combine a presumed inevitable and costly food industry expense with over 75 years of Master Plumbing experience and ingenuity: PermaDrain happens. That’s what. Combating foreign debris and preventing drain line obstructions has been our number one objective since our company’s founding. Our business model is structured around direct feedback from the […]

COMMON WORKPLACE HAZARDS: SLIPS, TRIPS AND FALLS

Kitchen floors are usually extremely slippery due a mixture of water and oil that accumulates on the floor throughout the day. Much like road conditions that cause hydroplaning, the water and grease do not mix. Rather, the water now sits above the floor, while the grease creates a separation between you and the floor. Slips […]

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THE LEVER DRAIN: THE SAFE & SANITARY DRAIN OPTION

Many public health and safety inspectors require that all food-prep or dishwashing sinks be outfitted with a lever or twist drain. A lever drain is an externally operable drain that allows the user to open and close the drain using a handle located below the sink. This eliminates the need to reach into the sink […]

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REMOVING THE “IN” FROM “INEVITABLE”

Some things in life we cannot change. There are things we expect and accept and we try our best to manage them as well as possible. Over time, we allow the scope of these “inevitables” to encompass factors we can influence. Unfortunately, we just don’t know how. This tendency is especially evident in business and […]

DISGRUNTLED EMPLOYEES VS. DRAINS

As an employer, the words “you’re fired,” can lead to lots of things. It can lead to crying, confusion, disappointment, understanding, anger and sometimes, an entire sleeve of plastic cups shoved down your floor drain. Believe it or not, it happens. Open, unprotected floor drains, floor sinks, mop sinks and other drains can become prime […]

PROTECT IT AND FORGET IT: PEACE OF MIND AND MOP SINKS

Every commercial kitchen or restaurant has its trash corner. Empty boxes, empty oil containers, food wrapping bags, packaging and other large debris pile up in this area until it’s time to make a trash run to the dumpster. Many wonder what lies beneath this trash heap. Well, wonder no more; it’s probably your mop sink. […]

BREAKING NEWS: PERMADRAIN PLANS HUGE UNVEIL OF ITS LATEST ADVANCEMENT IN DRAIN PROTECTION TECHNOLOGY!

PermaDrain will be attending the National Restaurant Association’s 2016 International Foodservice Marketplace Show in Chicago May 21-24. Come join us as we reveal our latest, most innovative form of protection released from PermaDrain laboratories … the DrainShield. Come learn firsthand how DrainShield works, and be one of the first to protect with DrainShield in your […]

WET FLOORS?

Non-slip shoes are a requirement for everyone working in the restaurant industry. Why you may ask? Well, if you’ve ever worked in a restaurant you know that kitchen floors are often slick with grease, oil, and water. Oil and grease are easier to manage and keep off the floor, but it always seems the kitchen […]

PERMADRAIN: INSPIRING HEALTHY BOUNDARIES

Ever thought you were spending too much time with your plumber? Sure, he’s probably a great guy, but unlike your other friends, he expects a check at the end of each visit. Everything was easy in the beginning, nothing too serious, just a few clogs here and there. But lately your relationship seems more like […]