Warehouse1 Material Handling Blog

Pallet Rack Inspection for Damage

A warehouse can be a dangerous environment. Forklift trucks are constantly moving through aisles of pallet racking, moving inventory on and off the shelves. Sometimes, they may bump into these pallet racks, and the forklift impact causes  damage that needs to be repaired. In fact, just misplacing a pallet when inserting onto the rack can…

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Guide to Warehouse Storage & Flow Design

Most people who work in large storage facilities like warehouses don’t think much about design. It’s true that warehouses are prized more for functionality than aesthetics. However, if you want an efficient warehouse, you need to design it to fit your inventory, equipment needs, and business goals.  Here at Warehouse1, we offer warehouse design services…

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How to Fix Damaged Pallet Rack

How to Fix Damaged Pallet Rack

Pallet racks suffer a lot of abuse. With so many structural and moving parts, all the loading and unloading pallets all day, there’s a lot of room for error. Sometimes it can be tricky to know: When should you repair your racks and when should you replace them? And what’s the best and most cost-effective…

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How to Use a Pallet Jack (Video)

How to Use a Pallet Jack (Video)

Putting together our Warehouse1 pallet jack is easy: and so is using it! There are a few things to know about the functions of the handle and how to safely pull your load. Once you know these few simple steps, your pallet jack will be ready to roll. 1. Know the three functions of the…

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How to Assemble a Pallet Jack (Video)

How to Assemble a Pallet Jack (Video)

Warehouse1 has two options for pallet jacks, and the unassembled option requires some hands-on work. All you have to do is install the handle – simple pallet jack assembly! Pallet Jack Assembly Steps Materials Needed All materials needed will come with the product from Warehouse1. This includes: Handle Chain with nuts Two pins Allen screws…

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