How You Know it’s Time to Upgrade Your Fume Hood

Fume hoods are one of the most important purchases to maximize lab safety.  Because these hoods are used often, it’s not uncommon for them to see typical wear and tear, and the need for eventual upgrading.  When considering upgrading your fume hood, safety should be at the forefront of your mind. While purchasing a new […]

Posted: Mar29, 2013 | Read More

A More Comprehensive Look at Fume Hoods

While some fume hood designs have very specific designs and purposes, it’s important to view your fume hood choice comprehensively.  When considering expanding your laboratory and in the process your fume hood, consider these areas to find the best fit for your lab.  They will ensure you consider your needs to the fullest. Resistance to […]

Posted: Mar29, 2013 | Read More

ASHRAE 110: What You Need to Know About Fume Hood Safety Inspections

The main purpose of installing a fume hood in a laboratory is safety. It’s that simple. The better the fume hood, the safer the employee and when it comes to toxic chemicals and tracer gases, you can’t be too careful. Because the safety standard is so high for labs, it’s not only critical to have […]

Posted: Mar29, 2013 | Read More

Tips for Picking Correct Countertops and Furniture

Your lab’s countertop and cabinet choices are two of the most important lab furniture decisions you can make for your lab.  They handle most of the daily tasks therefore they encounter the brunt of the ongoing wear and tear in your lab.  Taking the time to know what types of material are available is critical […]

Posted: Mar04, 2013 | Read More

Why Every Lab isn’t Created Equal

If you’ve selected the incorrect lab equipment, you aren’t alone.  One of the most common interactions we have with parties looking to build a new lab is the intention of their labs or a misperception of what they actually need from their lab furniture.  What you can learn by looking at various labs, is that […]

Posted: Mar04, 2013 | Read More