Your Guide to the Best Commercial Ice Machines in 2024

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Looking for the best commercial ice machine for your business? Easy Ice knows how overwhelming that can be, and we’re here to help. Working with businesses of all kinds across the country, we’ve installed and now maintain over 30,000 commercial ice makers. You might say we know a thing or two about finding the right match!

Why is My Ice Maker Leaking?

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A lot of things can cause leaking around your ice machine, but the majority of leaks customers find actually stem from outside the unit. Knowing where a leak is coming from can help save you money by calling the right professional to fix the problem. We identify the common places leaks originate from and who to call when you find the leak.

How Does an Ice Maker Work?

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Commercial ice machines have advanced since John Gorrie first created them in 1845. Despite the advancements in ice machine functions, the ice-making process has remained relatively unchanged since first designed. Easy Ice has managed over 20,000 ice machines and counting. We understand how ice makers work – and how to keep them running well. Here is a high-level explanation of how an ice maker works.

The Difference Between Air-Cooled and Water-Cooled Ice Machines

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Difference between air cooled and water cooled ice machines

Air-cooled and water-cooled machines use either air or water to cool condensers and keep ice production at a maximum. Both these types of machines operate differently and are best suited for specific environments. In this article, we discuss the difference between these two systems and which you should choose for your establishment.

How to Clean an Ice Maker Water Filter

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An ice machine water filter protects your unit from harmful minerals and particulates that can lead to scale and freeze ups. Not all water filters are the same though. Depending on your water condition, you may have an advanced water filtration system that requires special care. We show you which water filters you can clean yourself and which you’ll have to replace.