BUILDING A BAR-HOW TO DESIGN AND BUILD A CURVED BAR TOP

How do you design and build a curved bar top? Discover the design ideas for standard bar dimensions, layout, fabrication and installation of radius bar tops. BUILD A BAR – HOW TO DESIGN AND BUILD A CURVED BAR TOP Over the years I’ve noticed that many people have a preference for curved surfaces in bar and nightclub design projects. Long, flowing and clever curves…

How to Design and Build a Better Bar with Efficiency in 2022

How do you design and  build a better DIY bar? A proper equipment layout and efficiently-designed bartender cocktail stations can turn a bar into a cash cow. BAR DESIGN IDEAS – HOW TO DESIGN AND BUILD A BETTER DIY BAR Many bars only need one bartender during slow periods but two or more during peak periods. How are bars designed to meet…

Top List of Commercial Bar Design Finishing Ideas

What is the top list of commercial bar design finishing ideas? Here’s the list of the most common bar finishing ideas for hotels, restaurants & sports bars. HOW ARE COMMERCIAL BAR DESIGNS FINISHED? From equipment specifications, space utilization and bartender efficiency, as covered in a previous post, it doesn’t take long to see that there’s a bit to know about bar design. The equipment we’ve discussed to…

How Much Does it Cost to Build a Commercial Bar?

How much does it cost to build a bar? Discover the array of bar finishes for effective bar design and the cost to build a bar for restaurants and hotels. HOW MUCH DOES IT COST TO BUILD A BAR? From my previous post (referenced below), we priced a single bartender station (about 18’ 6”) of underbar equipment, at $6,075. That breaks down to about $328 per lineal foot.…

BAR DESIGN-HOW TO DESIGN A LARGE BAR AND ISLAND BACK BAR

How do you design a large bar? In this article we’ll discuss the basic principles of commercial bar design and draft beer equipment and system design. Stardust Bowl, an 84-lane bowling alley in the Chicago suburb of Addison, asked us to redesign the bar in their “Club 300” lounge and they really wanted to focus on highlighting their popular and profitable draft beer. Stardust…

How to Design the Most Effective and Popular Bar

How do you design a popular bar? In this article we’ll discuss how basic bar design concepts are critical and essential to effective and popular bars.

How Much Does Bar Equipment Cost to Build a Bar?

How much does bar equipment cost to build a bar? Discover the equipment needed to build a bar and the cost of equipment for a typical bar cocktail station. HOW MUCH DOES BAR EQUIPMENT COST TO BUILD A BAR? The world of bar equipment can be overwhelming to the average person. If you’ve ever looked behind a bar and studied the equipment (I do this…

Perfect Drinks with Hoshizaki Ice Machines

What are the best ice machines for restaurants, bars and nightclubs? Today we’ll discuss why Hoshizaki ice machines are the best for making perfect drinks.

How to Design and Build a Commercial Bar – Top 5 Ideas

How do you design and build a commercial bar? We’ll discuss basic bar construction, such as footrest design, bar tops and supports, dimensions and other tips. SOME TIPS ON COMMERCIAL BAR DESIGN The bar base is the foundation and therefore is the most critical element to the overall design and construction of the bar. Just as with any structure, if the foundation is weak the overall integrity of the building will be compromised. A…

Top 5 Wall Covering Ideas and Tips for Bar Design

What are the top wall covering ideas and tips for bar and nightclub design? This article discusses the top 5 types of wall coverings, advice and cost. WHAT ARE THE MOST COMMON WALL COVERINGS IN BAR AND NIGHTCLUB DESIGN? The following list constitutes today’s most common wall covering types. These are used in nightclub and…