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  • Why is custom stainless steel fabrication the right choice for my residential kitchen?

    3.05.2018

    Choosing the equipment and furnishings for your Residential Kitchen is a decision that will affect your life daily.  The kitchen is a space that most every family utilizes on a daily basis, making the design and choice of furnishings crucial decisions. Historically stainless steel has been the primary material chosen for restaurants and eateries across the globe due to design simplicity, easy installation, cleanliness and durability. Stainless steel has more recently become a choice m...



  • Do your existing countertops need a facelift?

    2.26.2018

    Are your existing countertops looking old and out dated, like this?     Looking for something stylish, durable and lasting, such as this?     SFI can take your existing countertops and replace them with a new top quality stainless steel countertop! With Stainless Steel Appliances being the trend in modern kitch...



  • The Most Common Uses of Stainless Steel

    2.19.2018

      Five factors contribute to making Stainless Steel the ideal material for an extremely wide range of applications: It's Strength, Corrosion Resistance, 100% Ability to be Recycled, Low Maintenance, and Long Life Cycle make Stainless Steel an essential part of everyday life.  Let's explore some of the most common uses of Stainless Steel in the modern world...     ...



  • How can stainless steel fabrication improve my laboratory/medical facility?

    2.13.2018

    Medical facilities and laboratories have many concerns to contend with on any given day. You deal with biohazards, pathogens, and more on a routine basis. You are constantly cleaning and disinfecting in order to avoid contamination and cross contamination in your daily routine. Stainless steel fabrication can help you make many improvements to your laboratory or medical facility. Some are more obvious than others, but all of these improvements help to ensure the safety of patients and sta...



  • Why Stainless Steel is the best choice when constructing or remodeling an outdoor kitchen!

    1.25.2018

    Summer is in full swing! Summer vacation, summer holidays and warm, beautiful weather is when family and friends gather for cookouts and parties the most! Why not enjoy these gatherings in a new, sleek & stylish stainless steel outdoor kitchen? When the weather is beautiful outside, cooking indoors can be a tight fit and sometimes leave the cook to feel isolated in a kitchen and not able to socialize and enjoy your guests. Not to mention that running the oven or the stove and having al...



  • Why is custom stainless steel fabrication the right choice for my commercial kitchen?

    12.19.2017

    Choosing the perfect equipment for your commercial kitchen is as important as choosing the right foods to serve. Regardless of the type of commercial kitchen you operate, stainless steel fabrication for your line equipment, tables, and sinks is always your best option. Aside from the fact that stainless steel fabrication is highly cost-effective for commercial kitchens of all shapes and sizes, the following reasons are critical. Sanitary Stainless steel is non-porous. This means that bact...



  • Top requirements when choosing surface materials for laboratory use

    11.23.2017

    It's no secret that stainless steel is one of the most useful materials for laboratory settings. This is due to its corrosion resistance, high strength, and malleability. While it's important to be aware of these benefits, it's just as crucial to know about the different kinds of stainless steel. With that in mind, here's a look at three types of this versatile metal: Type 304 This is used for storing and containing all types of non-corrosive substances, including mild chemicals and food ...



  • Looking for custom countertops for your kitchen? Here are 3 things to consider:

    11.09.2017

    There are many reasons why stainless steel is increasingly finding its way into homeowners’ kitchens in the form of custom countertops, casework, and cabinetry. Simply put, stainless steel is an attractive, durable, and long-lasting material that is easy to clean and care for. But you probably already knew all this, especially if you’re looking to find the right stainless steel countertop for your kitchen. Here are three things to think about when you’re looking for that...



  • The right way to clean and maintain stainless steel

    10.17.2017

    Stainless steel, once the mainstay of a commercial kitchen or laboratory, has become mainstream. Stainless steel countertops, casework, and appliances are popular in homes and businesses for good reason: they are sleek, beautiful, and stylish. Stainless steel can be fabricated to meet special needs and will last for years. Keeping your stainless steel in tip-top shape is easy with regular cleaning and maintenance. 1. Do No Harm: Avoid Common Cleaning Errors While stainless steel is dura...



  • 5 reasons you need to work with a custom stainless steel fabricator for your commercial kitchen

    10.10.2017

    If you're creating a commercial kitchen, whether for your organization, a new restaurant or a manufacturing facility, you probably already know that stainless steel is the industry standard because of its ability to take a serious beating while still providing exceptional cleanliness. But should you use ready-made components or custom fabrication to finish out your kitchen? Custom stainless steel fabrication has many great benefits: 1. Have a non-standard space to fill? Custom fabrication...