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Happy New Year from Western Equipment Sales 0

It's been a long productive year for us here at Western Equipment Sales.  From new employee's, new websites, to new restaurants built and hoods installed, we wanted to offer you a happy new year and here's to a very successful 2014!  Here's a little summary of everything we did this year: Western Equipment Sales Home PageWe successfully switched to a new website design in May 2013, and will be launching a completely new design in January 2014: Blog Home Page We have completely revamped our current blog site, so it's more user friendly and easy on the eyes!   If you haven't subscribed you should, as we will be posting regularly starting in 2014.

We built and finished Italiano's Serious Pies and Pasta in West Richland, WA.  You can watch a video walkthrough and see pictures of the install here.

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We installed custom stainless countertops, sinks, and a dishwasher at Redeemer Lutheran in Richland, WA.

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We installed a New Hood System at Yokes in Pasco, WA

Read about it here: http://blog.westernequipmentsales.com/2013/06/07/commercial-range-hood-installations-yokes-fresh-market-pasco-wa/

We also helped renovate and update the Kennewick Rotary Club's Fair booth:

[gallery ids="390,388,387,389,384,385,383,382,380,375,376,374"] Yes we have had quite the productive year, there are many other jobs we completed that we don't have room for, but lets just say we are looking to expand our reach in 2014.  We have a new website cooking in the oven and we are excited to roll it out in 2014.

Coming Soon!

WES-Restaurant-Supply From all of us here at Western Equipment Sales, to all of you, have a safe and very happy new year in 2014! Your Western Equipment Sales Team.

Custom Stainless Work at Redeemer Lutheran Church in Richland, WA 0

Our general contracting division of Western Equipment Sales just completed a wonderful custom stainless steel installation for a new Kitchen at Redeemer Lutheran Church in Richland, WA.  We had custom stainless steel made and ordered for their specific application, and helped with the layout and design of the sinks, position of the their dishwasher, and prep area.  Below are just a few pictures of our work.  Special thanks to Redeemer Lutheran for the opportunity to do their work, the General Contractor on the project Jeff at Siefken & Sons Construction for working closely with us, Blake at Dependable Appliance for referring us, CMA dish-machines for the Dishwasher,  Elkay Foodservice for the custom stainless sinks and worktables, and Corey at Kennewick Industrial & Supply for providing the high quality T&S faucets. [gallery type="square" ids="442,443,444,445,446,447,448,449,450,451,452"] Need general contracting done for a food service remodel?  Need custom work, or a hood install?  Give Western Equipment Sales a call at 866-585-6978 Monday through Friday from 7am to 4pm.  Or email them at sales@westernequipmentsales.com.

Currently on Deck: Paderno World Cuisine! 0

Paderno World Cuisine LogoWe are very excited to announce that our next manufacturer we will be adding to Western Equipment Sales is Paderno World Cuisine, a very high end maker of cookware and kitchen supplies.  The majority of their products are made in Italy, and consist of the highest quality aluminum, stainless steel, and materials. These pans and pots are built to last a lifetime.  We will be creating a little product demo video in the coming weeks showing you how well these pans cook food, and get feedback from great home cooks who take their cookware seriously.

We purchased two frying pans that retail for $219 each, and we are giving them to two of the owners in the company to try out.  Below are a few pictures I snapped with my iPhone showing you the quality of the pans.  Just from picking one up, you can tell it's made well, extremely durable, and built to last. [gallery type="circle" ids="360,361,362,363"] Make sure you check in at Western Equipment Sales for special deals, pricing and the complete line of Paderno World Cuisine. Your Friends in Food Service, Western Equipment Sales Over 25,000 products online at www.westernequipmentsales.com Toll Free at 866-585-6978 Have a suggestion for a blog topic?  Would you like to see a specific product demonstrated for you?  Email rpm@westernequipmentsales.com with your suggestions!

Commercial Range Hood Installations - Yokes Fresh Market Pasco, WA 1

Welcome to this weeks Learning Video by RPM, brought to you by Western Equipment Sales. [caption id="attachment_86" align="alignleft" width="300"]9ft CaptiveAire Range Hood Install 9ft Captive Aire Range Hood Install[/caption] In this week's video, Wes talks about some of the pitfalls someone who likes to DIY might run into when installing a commercial range hood in a restaurant or deli setting.  If you are in the Kennewick, Richland or Pasco area of Washington and need a Hood replaced or installed, give Western Equipment Sales a call.  Fully licensed, bonded and insured, they have extensive experience in installing range hoods, and also offer General Contracting to restaurant owners. This video contains content shot at Yokes Fresh Market in Pasco, WA.  We thank them for the permission to shoot this video on location during the install. [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WI6JmXDSOIo] One of the things Wes will touch on in the video is the importance of having proper Makeup Air configured in your commercial kitchen range hood.  If you have any questions give Western Equipment Sales a call at 866-585-6978 and a member of our sales team will be happy to answer any and all questions.  you can also fill out the form below. [contact-form to='sales@westernequipmentsales.com' subject='Sales Question from RPM (Blog)'][contact-field label='Name' type='name' required='1'/][contact-field label='Email' type='email' required='1'/][contact-field label='Phone Number' type='text'/][contact-field label='What%26#039;s your Question?' type='textarea' required='1'/][/contact-form] Until Next week, happy cooking! Your Friends as Western Equipment Sales.

How to Locate The Make Model and Serial Number of your Restaurant Equipment 1

Finding part numbers can be a pain in the butt. Have you been wondering where to look for your make, or model number for your equipment? Look no further. The below table will provide you with everything you need to find that crucial piece of information necessary to find replacement parts.
Manufacturer Where to Find it:
Alto Shaam Front panel or on back by cord
Amana Inside cavity or side panel or back left hand side
APW Toasters Bottom of front control panel
APW Counter Top Back by cord
APW Wells Bottom
Wyott Back or side panels
Wyott Electric Units Where cord comes out
Wyott Gas Units Under front panel
Anets Inside of front door
AJ Antunes Side panel or by power cord
Baker's Aid Inside control panel left side
Bakers Pride Front burner cover or front panel
Bakers Pride Deck Oven Front face of control panel
Bakers Pride Char Broiler Under the grease panel
Bakers Pride Counter Top In rear by plug
Bally Door frame
Berkel Front by on/off switch
Beverage Air Inside box, upper left corner
Blickman Front of control panel
Blodgett Above selector switch, above door or on burner cover
Blodgett Deck Oven Inside burner compartment
Blodgett Conveyor Oven Under conveyor or rear of control box
Blodgett Convection Oven Top of control panel under ledge
Bloomfield Back panel or front control panel under brew basket
Bunn Behind funnel, front panel under brew basket
Bunn Urns On back
Bunn Pourover On back bottom right side
Carter Hoffmann Bottom of back- left side
Cecilware On the back by the power source
Champion By the control panel on the side
Cleveland Front door or left side panel
Cleveland Convection Front between cabinets and the top
Cleveland Kettles Back of control box
Cleveland Skillets Inside front panel
Comstock-Castle Front door or burner panel, front panel in firebox
Connolly Roll-A-Grill Back panel
Cres Cor Front of heating unit or back upper right hand corner
Crystal Tips Inside front cover left or right side
CTX Below left conveyor
Dean Back of front door
Delfield On the coil in the condensing unit
Dito Dean Back side or front panel
Duke Front panel
Duke Steamer On front of body of well
Duke Ovens Bottom pull-out of unit on front panel
Eagle/Metal Masters Back by cord
Ember Glo Back of unit on plate
Everpure On filter cartridge
Follett On right side panel or front panel
Frymaster Back of front door
Garland Range Behind front kick panel right hand side
Garland Convection Oven Behind combustion chamber panel
Garland Half Size Convection Inside control panel
Globe Front by on/off switch
Groen Front door or back panel
Groen Kettle On control panel box on back of kettle
Hamilton Beach Bottom back side housing when plug comes out
Hatco Front panel
Hatco Boosters Front bottom base of unit
Hatco Toasters Front by switches
Hatco Warmers By toggle or infinite switch
Henny Penny Fryers Back of front door
Henny Penny Warmers Right hand side panel
Holman Side panel
Hoshizaki Behind front panel by compressor
In-Sink-Erator Motor or control panel
International Cold Storage Door jam hinge side
Imperial Fryer Inside front door
Imperial Range Inside kick plate
Jackson Upper right side
Jet Spray Under drip tray or behind side air filter
Keating Fryers Back side or front door
Keating Grills Front panel or grease drawer
Kolpak Door frame
Lang Ovens Above control panel behind screen to left
Lincoln Left panel behind conveyor on back side of control panel
Magikitchn Front panel, left side cover
Manitowoc Back panel or behind front panel left side
Market Forge Door frame of cabinet
Marshall Air By power switch or supply
McCall Inside box left hand wall towards top
Middleby Marshall Under middle conveyor door
Montague Left side bottom under kick plate
Nieco Control panel, right hand side
Norlake Door frame, top of door
Nu-Vu Side panel of control side top or bottom
Perlick Left inside top corner
Pitco Back of front door
Prince Castle Control panel
Ram Right hand side near top front panel
Rational Side of oven on plate
Randell Under condensing unit or door frame or interior walls
Remcor Right side panel
Robot Coupe Front plate
Salvajor Motor or control panel
Sani-Serv Back panel or under drip tray
Savory Back panel, by power cord, some inside by motor
Merco Outside by switch
Scotsman Control panel or left side on back
Seco Bottom cover
Silver King Inside door panel or inside or wall
South Bend 1300 Series Under kick panel, left
South Bend 300 Series Under kick panel, side
South Bend R-Series Back right hand, lower
South Bend G-Series Remove control panel, inside
South Bend X-Series On top of unit
Star Electric Units Back by cord or bottom
Star Gas Units Behind cover for pilots or burners
Taylor Front or back panel
Toastmaster Front or back panel
Traulsen Inside right top back corner
True Manufacturing Inside box, left cabinet wall
U.S. Range Behind kick plate or on right side of unit
Univex Back panel
Victory Inside box, left wall upper
Vollrath Door frame
Vulcan Range Behind kick plate
Vulcan Oven Top behind door latch
Vulcan Fryers Behind door
Waring Bottom
Waste King Motor
Wells By control knob of unit
Winston Right hand side, bottom toward front panel
Wolf Under kick plate, left side
World Dryer Front panel