Planning Your Commercial Kitchen
Everything you need to know to choose the best commercial kitchen setup. Mistakes are easily made, especially when it's the first time you're designing a custom commercial kitchen. It's easy to overestimate your budget, the space, or a myriad of other factors. That is one of the main reasons it's a good idea to go with an experienced firm for your custom kitchen setup. They can advise and help you in each step of the process so the outcome is exactly what you hoped for. There are however a few mistakes that are common, two in particular. The good news is they are relatively simple to overcome, as it's more about how you approach the project of designing your custom commercial kitchen than it is about anything else.
Be realistic. You don't want to overstretch just because you think the appliances look impressive. The most important thing is that they function well. If you're starting out and just assembling your custom kitchen setup, you don't want to spend too much. You can always upgrade as your business scales, but you don't want to be at a disadvantage because you insisted on the most expensive appliances and decor. However, you do want to make sure that you have quality foodservice and counter line equipment. Proper project management when designing your kitchen layout will ensure that your food and hospitality fit out is within your budget without sacrificing the quality of your equipment.
The Actual Kitchen Room
This is the most crucial point and the one where a reputable firm can guide you away from making a serious misstep in your planning. Don't be afraid to ask for advice from people with experience; it's what they're there for and they love to help. Your custom commercial kitchen is exactly that: custom. It has to be adapted to your specific needs or it risks making your daily operations harder than they should be. Brandon Industries can help you select the right dishwashers, glass washers, and everything you need for your restaurant design.
Finding a firm to help you with your kitchen is the first step to having a functional, beautiful setup.