Old Appliances

How To Recycle Old Refrigerators, Freezers, and Other Appliances

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How To Recycle Old Refrigerators, Freezers, and Other AppliancesRecycling your appliances, like refrigerators and freezers, is more complicated than you might think. The appliances we’ve relied on for over a hundred years contain refrigerants, oils, and other chemicals that must be properly processed and disposed of. That’s not even mentioning the steel and other precious metals that make up the …

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Our Most Popular Home Ice Machine

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Our Most Popular Ice Machine For The HomeWhether you’re looking to buy or rent, an ice machine is an invaluable addition to your home. No more waiting for the slow, loud ice maker in your refrigerator! In this blog, you’ll find the following information: Common questions our customers ask about home ice machines  General explanations for why a home ice …

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5 Worst Locations to Install Your New Ice Machine

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5 Worst Locations To Install Your New Ice MachineChoosing the right ice machine can be hard. Choosing where you can actually put it can be even harder. Where can you install your new ice machine so it produces the ice it’s meant to?  The risks of installing your machine in the wrong location are costly, yet totally avoidable. At Memphis …

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Keep Your Ice Machine (And Your Customers) Cool During Heat Waves

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Keep Your Ice Machine (And Your Customers) Cool During Heat WavesEvery ice machine loves a consistent environment. Too hot, and the risk for damage increases. Too cold? The same thing can happen. Excessive heat, or drastic shifts in temperature will impact the lifespan of the ice machine you own or rent. That means reduced performance and a shorter lifespan for …

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Office Managers: The Most Popular Ice Machine and Dispenser for Professional Offices

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Our Most Popular Ice Machine and Dispenser For Professional OfficesWhether you’re looking to buy or rent, an ice machine is an invaluable addition to your office. In this blog, You’ll find the information you need to not only make an informed purchase, but also to understand why your friend’s office recently picked up this new ice machine that produces the …

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What’s the Difference Between Sanitizing and Disinfecting?

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What’s the Difference Between Sanitizing and Disinfecting?Maybe sanitizing and disinfecting seem like the same thing to you. Wipe a surface down, spray with your preferred cleaner, and call it a day. But it’s not that simple. Sanitize and disinfect are not interchangeable words! They are separate and necessary methods of killing germs and bacteria, removing dirt, and preparing surfaces for …

Clear Ice

How Fast Does Ice Melt? Why Crystal Clear Ice is the Clear Choice

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How Fast Does Ice Melt? Why Crystal Clear Ice is the Crystal Clear ChoiceHave you ever watched an ice cube melt? Have you wondered if you could change how fast ice melts? And more importantly, does that melting rate impact your enjoyment of the beverages that you pay for?   We’re going to make an educated guess: you do not like …

Pearl Ice

Bring “Sonic Ice” Home: Rent Your Very Own Pearl Ice Machine!

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Bring “Sonic Ice” Home: Rent Your Very Own Pearl Ice Machine!You can bring that drive-thru, restaurant-quality ice to your home right now. No long lines, no driving, no-nonsense. Just an ice machine that makes the Sonic ice that you know and love. And you can rent one right now for as little as $4 a day!  Sonic ice is actually …

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Ask the Experts: How Long Does it Take for Ice Cubes to Freeze In An Ice Machine?

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ASK THE EXPERTS: How Long Does it Take for Ice Cubes to Freeze in an Ice Machine?A watched ice tray never freezes. Okay, that’s not true. But sometimes it feels like forever, especially if you need ice cubes RIGHT NOW. So what’s going on? Why isn’t water freezing faster? How long does it take for ice cubes to freeze?  Under …

Customer Feature: Malco Theatres—It’s a Family Thing

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Customer Feature:malco theatres—it’s a family thingAs a family-owned business, Memphis Ice Machine Company is proud to feature another in Malco Theatres as we celebrate their growth, development, and investment in our Memphis community. Malco Theatres, Inc. named a new President and COO last week. David Tashie brings vision and big plans for the company as it continues to expand across the Mid-South. David …