All kinds of nasties can be found lurking in your ice machine if you don’t keep up with regular cleaning. Mold, slime, and scale are just some of the common contaminants we see in ice machines that are neglected. We identify these contaminants and show you how to prevent and clean them.
Having a clean ice bin is imperative when trying to maintain a sanitary ice supply. A dirty ice bin can attract mold and slime that will cost you if it ends up in someone’s drink or noticed by a health inspector. In this article, we show you how to clean your ice machine and keep it sanitary between preventive maintenance visits.
The water condition in your area can drastically affect the efficiency of your ice machine and the quality of your ice cubes. Choosing the right water filter for your area’s water condition can ensure your ice machine works properly and your ice cubes stay clear and clean tasting. We show you the different types of water filters for ice machines.
Mold and slime have the potential to grow in any area where yeast and moisture are present. For this reason, ice machines need extra special care to stay within health codes. In this article, we’ll discuss the environmental conditions that lead to mold and slime growth and what you can do to prevent or clean mold and slime in your ice machine.
Ice machines need preventive maintenance to operate efficiently. That means, a visit from your friendly ice machine technician at least twice a year. There are a few things you can do to make their job easy and safe. In this article, we’ll tell you which preparations you can perform to make your next ice machine service easy and safe for your ice machine technician.