Food handler's card can be obtained from the Garland Health Department. Videos can be obtained from the Garland Health Department at 972-205-3460 and the fee is $10 per person. The food handler's certificate is valid for 2 years. The Health Department requires that any user of the Hour Kitchen have a food handler card. It is not difficult to get this.
If you already have liability insurance for your food product or business, you can simply add Hour Kitchen as additional insured to the policy. If you do not have liability insurance, you are welcome to use our insurance agent to buy a new policy.
Insurance Agent Donna D. Cates
HRH of Dallas
5520 LBJ Freeway #600
Dallas, Texas 75240
972-715-2143 direct phone
You may not always find an open slot at a time you need. Our customers who use the kitchen for over 40+ hours get first preferrence. We block our kitchen hours for them. If you have an account setup with us, you can view available times on our reservation page.
Yes, we have refrigerator and freezer space that can be used during the hours you have rented our facility. We provide refrigerator and freezer storage space for extended periods only to our regular customers who use over 40 hours a month.
Yes, each customer is responsible for the kitchen clean up. As a courtesy to the other customers, please make sure that the equipment and facility is cleaned properly. The Hour Kitchen User's Guide has details on the requirements.