Posts by Chris Montigny

Commercial Ice Machine Installation Requirements

You’ve determined you need a commercial ice machine for your business.  Great.  Now what? There are a lot of choices that need to be made now, like the type of ice machine and the type of ice.  Check out earlier AJAX ICE blogs for some quick tips on helping you decide!! How about where your…

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What type of ice machine do I need?

Commercial Ice Machine types

Ice Machine Type In the last blog we covered the different ice types that you have to choose from out there in the commercial ice machine world. Now, we’re going to focus on the different commercial ice machine types that are available. We’re going to keep it simple and break this down into three categories and…

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Ice types: Cube, flaked or Nuggets?

Commercial Ice Types, what to choose?? Ice type is one of the top three decisions one must make when deciding upon a commercial ice machine.  The four main categories that we like to divide the types into are cube, flake, nugget and gourmet. Please follow and like us:

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A Tale of Two Ice Machines

Does AJAX Refrigeration recommend preventive maintenance? Answer: A HUGE “Yes!” How about, does AJAX Refrigeration suggest using a water filter for your ice machine? Answer: Another big “Yes!” Why preventive maintenance and the use of a water filter? How about a little story for a change of pace and fun? The Tale of Two Ice…

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Equipment: What’s the Value Proposition?

Price vs. Quality.  Yes, there is a trade-off! We’re starting to get the real data now on how the imported refrigeration equipment is being supported.   What is it really like to repair an imported unit vs. a domestic? On a previous blog post I noted that the low price point imports were becoming more…

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Looking for a commercial ice machine in Ventura County?

Ventura Office Storefront

Ventura County, Your AJAX ICE showroom is open! AJAX Refrigeration and AJAX ICE is here to help! Question:  Where is the best place to experience commercial ice machines for sale and lease:  cubers, ice flakers, ice storage bins etc. in Ventura? Answer:  The new AJAX Refrigeration showroom in Ventura County! Your commercial ice machine experts,…

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Ventura County’s AJAX location coming soon!

AJAX BOOSTS VENTURA COUNTY ICE SERVICES with a new location Opening! Hey Ventura, Oxnard, Santa Paula, Moorpark, Camarillo and beyond! Your new AJAX Refrigeration location in Ventura County will be opening soon!  Smack in the middle of Ventura County! Location Address:  1547 Los Angeles Ave. Suite #101, 93004 So what does this mean to you?…

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Domestic vs. Import Commercial Refrigeration

New trends in the commercial refrigeration reach-in cabinet market Just when we thought prices couldn’t get lower in the commercial refrigeration equipment industry there has been a huge surge of new equipment landing on the market at even lower prices! Manufacturers out of Asia are churning out product that is significantly lower in price than…

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New Ice fun: These Cubes go to “11”

What is all the hype about commercial ice these days? Or didn’t you notice? Didn’t the commercial ice machine manufacturers nail this down years ago? Good quality ice that drops into a nice stainless steel storage bin to keep all things, whatever they may be, nice and cool. AJAX/Santa Barbara Refrigeration and AJAX/Ventura Refrigeration have…

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10 Reasons You Should Call AJAX Refrigeration & AC

AJAX/SBR PM Van on its way

When it’s time to place a service call or to get a replacement quote for your commercial freezer, refrigerator, ice machine or HVAC unit who do you turn to and why? Here’s 10 reasons why you should call AJAX/Santa Barbara Refrigeration and AC… 1) You Will Save Time Yes, you can try to do it yourself,…

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