Scale can cause all types of problems in your ice machine from freeze ups to float switch issues. Scale is primarily dependant on the water quality in your area. If you have high mineral content, you’ll need to take some measures to make sure it doesn’t form into scale. We show you how to keep your ice machine scale-free by making the right preparations.
Microclimates are when the surrounding temperature around your ice machine is much hotter than the room the unit is installed in, making them very easy to miss. YOur ice machine could be working overtime without your ever knowing it. In this article, we explain how to avoid microclimates by following a few installation tips.
Your ice maker’s condenser is a vital component that requires regular maintenance and cleaning. If you neglect it, your machine will work overtime to produce ice, which will cause a lower ice production rate and possible damage to the unit. We tell you how condensers get dirty – and what you can do to keep them clean.