Hospitals and other healthcare facilities are held to a higher standard when it comes to providing a sanitary ice supply. Patients are more susceptible to infection and require the gold standard when it comes to cleanliness. We break down the best sanitizer for your hospital ice machine and how you can get one through our all-inclusive ice machine subscription.
A condenser is one of your ice machine’s core refrigeration components. When it goes, so does your ice supply. Condensers in air-cooled and water-cooled units are susceptible to dirt and other deposits. In this article, we discuss how to care and clean for your ice machine’s condenser, so you have solid ice production year-round.
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.
Summer can be one of the toughest seasons on an ice machine. High temperatures lower ice production rates and can cause your ice machine to work harder than usual. In this article, we’ll discuss the most common problems you’re likely to face during the warm summer months – and what you can do about them.
Providing ice for an outdoor event can be tricky. If it’s warm outside, people will need more ice than an indoor party and ice melts faster, so you’re also working against time. If you’re catering an outdoor event, we have some tips that will help you provide plenty of ice to your guests throughout the night.