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What Is Energy Star Certified?

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What Is Energy Star Certified? And How Can It Help Your Business?If you own a restaurant or commercial kitchen, you know how important it is to keep your equipment running smoothly and efficiently. After all, energy costs can add a significant amount to your monthly bills. Fortunately, Energy Star is here to ensure your restaurant equipment runs at optimal efficiency. …

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Helpful Ice Machine Accessories

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Helpful Ice Machine AccessoriesLooking to maximize the potential of your commercial ice machine? Investing in ice machine accessories is a great way to get the most out of your ice maker. These accessories can streamline operations, improve ice hygiene, and even extend the longevity of your machine. Let’s look at different types of accessories that can help you optimize your …

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Essential Restaurant Kitchen Equipment You’ll Need To Set Up Your Restaurant: The Ultimate Checklist

Olivia MarcyBuying An Ice Machine, Ice Machine, Renting an Ice Machine, Restaurants & Commercial Kitchens, Small Business

Essential Restaurant Kitchen Equipment You’ll Need To Set Up Your Restaurant: The Ultimate ChecklistLaunching a new restaurant kitchen is exciting and stressful at the same time. As a restaurant owner, you’ve got a lot to think about: regulatory compliance, hiring front and back of house staff, facility renovation and construction—the list goes on.  One thing you shouldn’t have to worry …

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Commercial Ice Machine Guidelines: The Who, What, When, Where, and Why

Olivia MarcyBuying An Ice Machine, Ice Machine, Restaurants & Commercial Kitchens, Small Business

Commercial Ice Machine Guidelines: The Who, What, When, Where & WhyAre you stressing over buying a commercial ice machine? Don’t lose your cool—we’re here to help you parse out the details of buying the best equipment for your restaurant, bar, hotel, or office space. Read on to get the who, what, when, where, and why of commercial ice machines! Who Makes …

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How To Clean Stainless Steel

Olivia MarcyIce Machine, Ice Machine Care, Maintenance & Cleaning, Refrigeration, Restaurants & Commercial Kitchens, Small Business

How To Clean Stainless SteelStainless steel appliances are a double-edged sword. On one hand, stainless steel refrigerators, dishwashers, and ice machines look pretty smart when they’re gleaming fresh out of the box. On the other hand, though, it only takes one pair of dirty hands to take your stainless steel from gleaming to grody in no time flat.  Even though …

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Ready to Buy a Commercial Ice Machine? Avoid These 5 Characteristics

Olivia MarcyBuying An Ice Machine, Ice Machine, Ice Types, Maintenance & Cleaning, Renting an Ice Machine

Ready to Buy a Commercial Ice Machine? Avoid These 5 Characteristics Nobody wants to get stuck with an ice machine that doesn’t fit their business’s needs. But how is a restaurant or business owner supposed to know what to look for in an ice machine? We know you’ve got questions, and we’ve got the answers.  In today’s blog, we explore …

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Memphis Commercial Refrigeration Repair, Maintenance & Installation: Your Ultimate Guide

Olivia MarcyBuying An Ice Machine, Ice Machine, Refrigeration

Memphis Commercial Refrigeration Repair, Maintenance & Installation: Your Ultimate GuideWhat do you do when your commercial refrigerator is on the blink?  First, you’ll probably search the internet for “commercial refrigeration repair near me.” You’ll want to find local refrigeration repair experts that can get your walk-in coolers, ice machines, and freezers back in working order as fast as possible. Because …

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Industrial vs Commercial Ice Machines: Which one is right for your business?

Olivia MarcyBuying An Ice Machine, Ice Machine, Renting an Ice Machine

Industrial vs Commercial Ice Machines: Which one is right for your business?Industrial or commercial—what’s the difference? In the world of ice machines, the difference is actually pretty significant. When you’re looking to buy an industrial ice machine, buying a commercial ice machine instead simply won’t cut it—and vice versa. Even though both types of machines produce more ice than the …

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How To Choose The Best Commercial Ice Machine So You Don’t Have To Worry About Ice Again

Olivia MarcyBuying An Ice Machine, Ice Machine

How To Choose The Best Commercial Ice Machine So You Don’t Have To Worry About Ice AgainHere’s the scoop on ice machines: there are a lot of really good ones out there. Yep, we said it. The problem isn’t finding a good commercial ice machine, it’s finding the best one for you. And in order to choose the best ice …

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Buying a Used Ice Machine: The Step By Step Guide

Olivia MarcyBuying An Ice Machine, Ice Machine, Ice Machine Care, Maintenance & Cleaning, Renting, Renting an Ice Machine

The Step By Step Guide To Buying A Used Ice MachineBuying a used ice machine can be a great solution for commercial kitchens, restaurants, and businesses. One advantage is that they’re usually quite a bit cheaper than buying a new ice machine—if it’s in good condition. So if you’re looking for a used ice machine, here’s a step by step …