We’re Your Commercial Refrigeration Repair Experts

Olivia Marcy Ice Machine, Ice Machine Care, Ice-O-Matic, Maintenance & Cleaning, Refrigeration, Small Business

We’re Your Commercial Refrigeration Repair ExpertsIs your refrigerator running? If so, you’d better catch it! If not, it’s time to give us a call.  If you’re someone who runs or operates a commercial kitchen, you know broken or poorly performing appliances are no joke. Your ice machines, refrigerators, and freezers are crucial to the success of your business. Without them, …

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What’s The Freezing Point?

Olivia Marcy Ice Facts, Ice Machine, Ice Machine Care, Ice Types

What’s The Freezing Point?Ice is made up of two ingredients: water and cold temperatures. On a basic level, this is true. But there are several fascinating factors that surround freezing water, and a few exceptions to the rule that make for a fun experiment.  So, if you’ve ever wondered how temperature affects the formation of ice, why some ice is …

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Ask the Experts: Should I Rent or Buy an Ice Machine?

meghan Buying An Ice Machine, Ice Machine, Maintenance & Cleaning, Renting, Renting an Ice Machine

Ask the Experts: Should I Rent or Buy an Ice Machine?At Memphis Ice, we know how important ice machines are to your business. You deserve a clear, expert explanation of the differences between renting and buying your ice machine. That’s why we’ve compiled this blog to help you decide whether renting or buying is right for you!  This isn’t an …

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Ask the Experts: Why Are My Ice Cubes Smaller Than Normal?

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Ask The Experts: Why Are My Ice Cubes Smaller Than Normal?For us ice machine aficionados, it doesn’t get much worse than a powerful machine churning out small, hollow cubes. They shatter upon impact. They melt instantly. And they don’t do a darn thing for drinks, your customers, or your business. Thankfully, this common problem has a handful of easy fixes. …

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Ask the Experts: Why Isn’t My Ice Machine Producing as Much Ice as It Normally Does?

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Ask The Experts: Why Isn’t My Ice Machine Producing As Much Ice As It Normally Does?It’s almost 6 o’clock, reservations are booked to the brim, and you can feel the night’s rush beginning to simmer. Behind the scenes, your ice machine is grinding away at a sluggish pace, not producing nearly enough ice to meet your needs for the evening. …

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Putting Your Ice Machine Outside? Bad Idea!

meghan Ice Machine Care, Maintenance & Cleaning

Putting Your Ice Machine Outside?bad idea!It’s starting to warm up, and in Memphis it gets hot! Damn hot. Real hot! Hottest things is my shorts… We’ll stop there. Good Morning, Vietnam anyone? Vietnam Good Morning Vietnam GIF from Vietnam GIFs Anyway, you get the picture. That’s just one reason we don’t recommend putting your commercial ice machines outside, unless it’s …

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Why NOW is the Time to Clean Your Ice Machine

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WHY NOW IS THE TIMETO CLEAN YOUR ICE MACHINEWhen was the last time you cleaned your ice machine? If you can’t remember—it’s definitely time! The reality is—if your ice machine hasn’t been cleaned within the past year, it’s overdue. Yearly cleanings are recommended at the minimum—though some customers prefer to clean their machines every 6 or 3 months depending on …