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Industrial Protective/Safety Fabrics 101: Types & Applications

Professionals working in high-risk environments face threats from explosions, fire, metal sparks, high-voltage power, sharp objects, and toxic or corrosive chemicals. They require reliable protective clothing to keep them safe from potential dangers. Industrial protective fabrics are technical clothing meant to protect workers from environmental and workplace hazards. Safety fabrics should be comfortable, provide maximum […]

Marine Mesh Fabrics | Sun, Salt & Moisture Resistant

Marine conditions are notoriously harsh. Moisture, corrosive salt water, UV radiation, and other factors cause standard fabrics to wear rapidly. With continuous exposure to marine conditions, these fabrics wear and fade. Marine fabrics are specifically engineered to withstand the extreme conditions common in marine operations. Marine mesh fabric is especially critical for the safe everyday […]

Nylon & Polyester Mesh Screen Filters

Mesh screen filters have an open-hole structure that enables them to capture and collect solid particles from liquid or air streams. Available in numerous designs and materials, they serve as a versatile filtration and skimming solution for many industrial, commercial, and recreational applications. At Jason Mills, we provide standard and custom knitted mesh fabrics in […]

Fire Resistant Fabrics | Fire Retardant vs. Fire Resistant

Flame-resistant and fire-retardant fabrics are essential safety tools in a variety of industrial, commercial, and municipal applications. Technological improvements in these fabrics have facilitated the development flame barriers, coverings, numerous types of personal protective equipment, and more. This blog post will discuss the differences between flame-resistant and fire-retardant fabrics, common applications of these fabrics, and […]

Antimicrobial Fabric: What Is It?

Antimicrobial fabric is designed to fight the growth of bacteria, mold, fungus, and other microbes. These microbe-fighting properties come from a chemical treatment, or antimicrobial finish, that is topically applied to textiles during the finishing stage, granting them the ability to inhibit microbial growth. Antimicrobial textile is ideal for many commercial, residential, and industrial applications. […]

Nylon Mesh Fabric: All You Need to Know

At Jason Mills LLC, we offer superior knitted mesh fabrics in a variety of weights, sizes, colors, and finishes. Our mesh fabric is comprised of polyester, nylon, or polypropylene fibers and yarns. Most materials are mesh in orientation for enhanced breathability. These fabrics are useful for a variety of applications including industrial, occupational safety, recreational, […]

Fabric Finishes: Treatments, Types, and Considerations

When talking about textiles, the “finish” refers to the functional and aesthetic characteristics of the fabric achieved after all production and processing operations are complete. Depending on what finishing and treatment processes are employed, the final fabric can exhibit properties that vastly differ from the raw fabric, including in regard to color, texture, and performance. […]

Golf Impact Screens: Choosing the Best Fabric

The impact screens used in golf practice simulators represent a growing market with many unique challenges. They must show a clear image of the simulated fairway while remaining durable enough to stand up to thousands of impacts over time. Ultimately, the performance of the simulator hinge on the quality of the fabric used to create […]

Medical Textiles: Properties, Classifications

Medical textiles are versatile fibrous fabrics designed to safely treat wounds and medical conditions. You will generally find one of two main groups of fibers utilized within medical textiles: commodity fibers and specialty fibers. Commodity fibers are fairly standard and are often made out of materials such as cotton, polyester, or nylon. Specialty fibers, on […]

Welcome to 2019

Happy New Year- bring on the excitement! The start of the new year and the ending / continuation of the previous chapter in our business lives for me at least is always a time of anticipation. On the one hand we can look back and chart where we’ve been- have we hit the check marks […]