Wastewater tanks, also known as grey water tanks, are where all used and contaminated water will go once they are generated. This will always be on board your truck until you get an approval to create a disposal station. Food truck grey water is waste water generated from your truck’s hand and three compartment sinks,…

 

Cargo trailers are trailers that are utilized to transport goods, livestock and other items from one location to another. A cargo trailer is usually not equipped with a means of locomotion in and of itself. Instead, the trailer is attached to some means of conveyance in order to manage the transport from one location to…

 

Since food trucks fully depend on electricity to run their businesses, it’s very crucial that your food truck has a proper generator. Even if the venue offers a power source, there’s no assurance that it won’t short out or sputter during the event. In the worst-case scenario, you might entirely lose power; a disastrous prospect…

 

If you run a food truck, particularly in a warmer region of the country, you will have to face the struggle of extreme temperatures in your kitchen. However, one of the growing trends is to retrofit a mini split air conditioner to your food truck kitchen. If you have a sufficient power supply on your…

 

Mobile businesses are growing rapidly in the United States, with coffee vans, food trucks, dog groomers, music DJs, mobile mechanics and auto detailers, nail salons, clothing and accessory stores on wheels. Historically, mobile business owners have depended on generators or plugging into a customer’s electrical outlet to power their equipment. However, in this modern age,…

 

Kitchen – grade stainless steel is the best material for food truck wall. It is a safe, easily sanitized material when installed properly. Note that stainless steel also enhances and protects the exterior of the food truck. Owing to its light weight and durability, aluminium square tubing can be used on the outside walls, around…

 

According to reports, most of the top-of-the-line commercial food trucks have 3 inches of polyurethane foam installed in the floor, walls and ceiling and 4 inches of polyurethane foam installed in the front wall for insulation. Polyurethane foam is one of the most popular types of materials used as insulation and it has proven to…

 

A food grade hose is mainly used for the bulk transfer of food products through suction or pneumatic systems. These suction and discharge hoses are exclusively manufactured to preserve the quality of food products and prevent contamination from exposure to foreign elements. Note that food handling, sanitary or food grade hoses are expected to meet…

 

Designing a food truck is an enormous undertaking, a challenging task, but a crucial step that promotes business growth. After all we humans first eat with our eyes even before we even taste the food. A food truck’s design will be the first thing customers visually digest before they even look at your plating. Note…

 

A Food Truck exhaust fan is a mechanical ventilation device that creates an airway for impure or contaminated air to freely pass through the vent and draw in clean air into the truck. In turn, the fan will improve the quality of air indoors. Ignoring this can result in a significant loss of money and…

 

Propane tanks are a vital piece of equipment for almost every type of party trailer or food truck, irrespective of the type of on-the-go cuisine and beverages you plan to serve up. These tanks are expected to be stored properly for safety and easy transportation. If you’ve been operating a food truck for a considerable…

 

The official definition of the term cash register is that it is “a business machine that usually has a money drawer, indicates the amount of each sale, and records the amount of money received.” A cash register logs transactions that happen in the business, creates a record of the money coming in and going out….

 

For food truckers, especially first timers, one factor that tends to be overlooked is the size and type of water tanks required inside the truck. Aside from needing adequate fresh and gray water tanks to operate efficiently, a food truck is expected to meet certain permitting requirements of their city and state. City and Country…

 

Stainless steel sheet more commonly means the thin metal sheets of stainless steel up to 6mm thick. Pieces thicker than 6 mm (0.25 in) are generally referred to as plate, though this definition tends to differ from supplier to supplier and also in different areas. Stainless steel is an incredibly useful material in the food…

 

A functional water system is a critical part of a standard food truck. In fact, the water system’s built-in holding tank in any truck is expected to be FDA approved before it can pass inspection. Thankfully, water tanks in most food trucks today offer the same quality as those found in a restaurant sink. Note…

 

A functional water system is a very crucial part of a standard food truck. In fact, the built-in holding tank in any truck is expected to be FDA approved before it can pass inspection. Thankfully, water tanks in most food trucks today offer the same quality as those found in a restaurant sink. Also, to…

 

Are you remodeling your food truck and you are considering what type of led light to use? If YES, here are 5 best led lights for food trucks. Ever seen a food truck at night? Those colorful, bright, bouncy and beautiful lights that line the truck and its environs is the work of LEDs. It…

 

When it comes to starting a food truck business, one of the areas you need to get right if indeed you want to maximize profits from the business is to get the most ideal vehicle model. The truth is that a good and functional food truck will take away loads of stress from you and…

 

When you are first setting up your food truck in the United States, you will more or less see the need to install a vent hood system in your truck. These systems are designed to pull smoke and debris from the interior of the truck. They also help in collecting oil and grease that accumulates…

 

Within the past few years, the mobile food truck industry has grown expediently across the United States, with cities and towns holding weekly food truck meet ups where mobile restaurant owners can exhibit their menu to the public. Food trucks are growing so rapidly that local governments are striving almost at the same pace to…

 

Food trucks are becoming a very profitable in modern America, and the industry is growing massively. So many people are reaping the benefits of making their restaurants mobile, but one thing every food truck need is adequate power supply. For anyone who wants to get on the food truck business or for those who already…

 

Almost everybody loves food truck fare because it is adjudged to be fresh, tasty and equally healthy (depending on the food in question). A lot of food trucks today set themselves apart from the crowd by offering meals that are not only fresh and healthy, but they also use eco-friendly preparation formats. As part of…

 

The typical solar panels found on most food trucks in the United States range from 100 watts to 160 watts. But as long as it can produce about 30 AH of battery charge between 5-9 hours of sun exposure, a food truck can use it to substitute power and electricity needs. To properly estimate the…

 

Do you want to install a low profile exhaust fan on your food truck? If YES, here are factors to consider plus 5 best wall mounted exhaust fan in the market. A Food Truck exhaust fan is very crucial in operating your mobile restaurant and some municipalities legally require them. Note that all fans do…

 

Do you want to convert a trailer or school bus into a food truck? If YES, here are 5 menu ideas and concept that can work on a trailer or school bus. Due to the growing popularity of food trucks, many old school buses are seeing a life extension by being converted into rolling restaurants…

 

Do you want to perfect your food truck design by installing a sink? If YES, here is a 6-step guide on how to install a sink in a food truck. Whether it is installed in the kitchen, bathroom, laundry room, or in a Food truck, a sink is an integral part of every home and…

 

Do you want to know how food trucks get power supply? If YES, here are 4 sources of energy for food trucks and the best reliable option (inverter generator). Food trucks are becoming a very profitable in modern America, and the industry is growing massively. Many people are reaping the benefits of making their restaurants…

 

The answer is YES and No, depending on a few factors such as location, climate, weather, type of menu, etc?. If you operate your food truck, particularly in warmer regions of the country, you will definitely struggle with extreme temperatures in your kitchen. Some food truck business owners even reveal that they have had to…

 
 

Do you want to open a food truck and you are about designing your dream food truck? If YES, here is what the inside of a typical food truck looks like. First, you have to understand that no two food truck businesses are the same. It simply means that no food truck interior is expected…

 

Do you want to know what size of fire extinguisher is right for your food truck? If YES, here are 3 factors to consider before buying a fire extinguisher. Food trucks are expected to be equipped with an easy to reach Class K fire extinguisher, which are designed to put out fires resulting from grease…

 

Are you about starting a food truck business and you want to build a food truck? If YES, here is a cost breakdown for building a food truck from scratch. If you have mechanical experience, an engineering background, and are really good at solving problems, you can really build your own food truck from scratch….

 

Can a food truck be powered by solar panels? The answer is YES. Here is a detailed guide on how to make a food truck solar powered and how much it cost. The world Eco-friendly trends are now moving to food trucks to save costs with renewable and provide earth-friendly food services. A lot of…

 

Do you want to run an eco-friendly food truck business that is efficient and profitable? If YES, here are 20 best ways to make your food truck eco-friendly. When people think of food trucks what usually pops into their mind is food, environmental waste and pollution. They rarely associate food trucks with environmental friendliness because…