GRAIN STORAGE FAQS

Answering your questions about grain storage.

Bin Packages

  • Why are customers saying that the DARMANI lid is the best in the industry?

  • Do you offer a Skylift for your hopper bins?

  • How do Darmani hopper cones compare to Westeel and other competitors?

  • How does the weight of Darmani bins compare to Westeel?

  • How do Darmani RTM (Ready to Move) Hopper bins price compared to Coop/UFA?

  • How do your complete bin packages compare in price to competitors?

  • Why should you purchase a DARMANI steel grain bin as a solution to your grain storage problem?

  • What kind of bins do you make?

  • How does your bins compare in price to Westeel?

  • Do you offer RTM (Ready to move) Hopper bins?

  • Do you offer RTM (Ready to move) Flat bottom bins?

  • Do you make bins for hopper cones?

  • How do Darmani bins fit on other manufacturers hopper cones?

  • What do I need to set up my own bin package?

  • Why is it important to have ladder protection on taller bins?

  • Why are more and more customer choosing Darmani?

  • What are the advantages of leasing bins?

  • Why is the Skylift a better option than staircases or ladder cages?

  • What do I need for hydraulics using your centre unload system?

  • How fast is your unload system?

  • Why does your cross-flow have better aeration results than full floor aeration?

  • Why are the Swing Air bin packages the most cost effective bin on the market?

  • How do your bins compare with Westeel regarding gauge and features?

  • What are your warranties?

  • How can I protect my bin from wind damage?

  • How does your air lid remote opener work?

  • Why are Darmani doors, "easy access"?

  • Are your bins resaleable?

  • Are Darmani Grain Bin Packages insurable?

Aeration Systems

  • What are your warranties?

  • Will Darmani bins work with full floor aeration?

  • How does your Swing Air compare in cost to full floor aeration?

  • Will Darmani Swing Air or Cross Air work on cement as well as steel floors?

  • Why does Darmani cross-flow have better aeration results than full floor aeration?

  • Why are Swing Air bin packages the most cost effective bin on the market?

  • Why are so many customers considering a different aeration system other than a traditional full floor aeration?

  • What is static pressure and how is it reduced?

  • What makes an effective aeration system?

Unload Systems

  • What are your warranties?

  • Can you buy the unload system with electric motors?

  • What do I need for hydraulics using your centre unload system?

  • How does the Cross Air with unload work?

  • How easy is the bin to clean up with unload system.

  • How does the Bin Sweep work?

  • What is a major advantage your unload offers versus competitors?

  • How does the speed of your unload system versus competitors?

  • How fast is your unload system?

  • What are the advantages of leasing bins?

Floors & Foundations

  • Do you offer cement seal form kits for your bins?

  • Can I mount a Darmani bin on cement?

  • What type of base do I need with steel floors?

  • Is there a limit to the size of bin that can go on a steel floor?

  • How does steel floor compare in price versus concrete?

  • Why are more farmers buying Darmani steel floors?

  • What do I need to pick up my floor or bin package?

  • What options do you offer with your steel floors?

  • What are your warranties?

  • How can I protect my bin from wind damage?

  • Can steel floors be moved after a bin is mounted?

  • What is the "variable mount" and how do you guarantee fit?

  • How do my bins mount on your floors?

  • Are your steel floors painted?

Fans

  • What is the difference between single and three phase fans?

  • What is the difference between a “turbo” fan and the regular inline centrifugal fan?

  • What is the difference between the square or round mount fans?

  • What is the most cost effective fan on the market?

  • What size of fan do I need?

  • What colour are your fans?

  • What type of aeration fans do you sell?

  • What are your warranties?

  • What type of fan do I need for your bins?

  • How does your aeration fan mount?

Pickup & Delivery

  • Can I add delivery to my lease?

  • What do I need to pick up my aeration fans?

  • What do I need to pick up my floor or bin package?

  • How do I unload once you get to my farm?

  • Do you deliver your products?

Setup

  • Why is it important to book set up early?

  • Why is Darmani the only company offering a workmanship guarantee?

  • What are the weights of the grain bins?

  • How long does it take an experienced crew to set up?

  • What do I need to set up my own bin package?

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