Most people use ice severally every week, especially during the summer when the heat of the sun is unbearable. We need ice to make our beverages refreshingly cold. That’s what makes ice makers some of the most popular appliances we have in our homes. Ice machines are designed to make ice cubes or ice flakes depending on the model of appliance you are using. While ice makers come in handy especially during special occasions when you need ice in significant amount to keep your guests well supplied, these appliances are also ideal accessories in office break rooms and home bars. And if you enjoy long road trips or love to go camping, then bringing a portable ice maker along is definitely a great idea. Some food businesses use ice makers for making the ice they need to display salads and other food products. Like all other appliances you’ve invested in, your ice maker needs proper care and maintenance if you intend to get the best out of it for the longest time possible. That’s because a broken down ice maker can immediately make the convenience of getting ice whenever you need it impossible. Buying bags of ice from the store to store in your freezer isn’t appealing at all. That’s why you need to constantly stay on the lookout for ice maker defects so you can address them before they escalate and cause a total breakdown of your appliance.
Common Ice Maker Malfunctions to Look Out For
If you’ve been on the market lately for an ice maker, you may have noticed that these appliances are available in many different brands. However, all ice makers tend to experience similar problems. These include:
- The ice maker will not turn on
- The machine produces too little or no ice
- The ice produced smells bad
- The ice smells bad
- Ice comes out misshaped or hollow
- The ice level control board is malfunctioning
- The ice machine makes too much noise
- The appliance is frozen
- The ice maker leaks water
If you have become aware of any of these problems, it’s important to take action right away. Some of these defects can quickly escalate, leading to complete breakdown of the appliance, as earlier mentioned. Moreover, if your ice maker does not make the ice you need, then it serves no purpose in your house or business at all. Fortunately, there’s always something you can do to get things back in order.
What to Do When Your Ice Maker Is Defective
Generally, there are two ways to deal with a defective ice maker. Your first option is to buy a brand new ice maker, which of course means parting with several hundred dollars. Most people would rather not pursue this option unless it’s clear that the ice machine is damaged beyond repair. The good news is that ice maker defects can almost always be quickly and affordably repaired, as long as you are working with a professional appliance repair expert. The moment your ice maker starts giving you trouble, you can contact us at San Bernardino Appliance Repair to help you out.
Why Choose Us?
San Bernardino Appliance is among the top appliance repair services in North America. For years, we have provided premier appliance repair service to residents and business owners of San Bernardino and its environs. We boast some of the most vastly experienced technicians in the industry. Our technicians are EPA certified, so you can always be sure that you are getting nothing but the very best service. No matter the nature of the defect your ice machine has, you can count on us to restore the machine to perfect working order. We usually respond to request for service right away, providing same day service at no added cost. You’ll notice that our rates are the best in the region. We usually provide an upfront all-inclusive quote for our services so you can know that there won’t be any surprise charges. In case the ice machine needs any replacement parts, we guarantee that we’ll only use original factory-approved options.
We Repair All Brands
Our technicians have the necessary know-how to handle all brands in the country, including Whirlpool, Bosch, Westinghouse, Kitchen Aid, Ice-O-Matic, Samsung, Marvel, Viking, LG, Sub-Zero, Asko, DCS, Wolf, True, Maytag, Scotsman, Siemens, Amana and others.
We also offer routine maintenance services to all kinds of kitchen appliances. Our services are available round-the-clock.
To request a service, you may call us through our toll-free number on:
+1 (909) 361-6386