Top 5 Ice Makers

There are plenty of ice makers on the market, but here are the top 5 our customers rave about: 1. EdgeStar Portable Stainless Steel Ice Maker (IP210SS) This unit is beloved and has been a top seller for us since it was introduced. It makes ice quickly, and its compact size allows you to … [Read more...]

Ice Makers: A Basic Overview

With such a large abundance of different ice types, ice maker manufacturers, applications and models, it is important to know the basics, so you can choose an ice maker that will best meet your needs. Commercial units are most commonly used in bars, restaurants, hospitals, supermarkets and … [Read more...]

Freezer Ice Makers vs. Portable Ice Makers

There is always a great need for ice, but many people only become keenly aware of this fact when there is no ice available. Ice serves as the backbone for every great drink, and no party, barbeque, or venture out onto the water is complete without the presence of ice. When most people think of … [Read more...]

6 Things You Should Know About Portable Ice Makers

The idea of a portable ice maker is a fairly new one, but they have changed the way many families make ice for a number of reasons. There are many advantages to owning one, and there are some misconceptions as well. If you’re looking for an alternative ice solution, you should educate yourself on … [Read more...]

BUYER’S GUIDE: Portable Ice Makers

If you’re looking for a new way to have refreshing ice whenever and wherever you need it, we suggest investing in a portable ice maker. Not sure if portable is the way to go? Or not sure which unit is right for you? Not to worry, here’s everything you’ve ever wanted to know about these alternative … [Read more...]

FAQs: Portable Ice Makers

Portable ice makers are a fantastic option for compact living spaces, such as apartments, boats and RVs. They are also a great alternative to buying bagged ice or dealing with troublesome ice trays. Whether portable ice makers are a novel idea to you or one you’ve been contemplating for a while, you … [Read more...]

The Best Types of Drinks for Boating

Nothing beats the heat on a hot summer day like relaxing on a boat. Whether you are hanging out with friends and family, trying to catch a good tan or just taking in the breeze, everybody loves going out on a boat. For your day on the water, it's important to stay hydrated with ice-cold beverages to … [Read more...]

Find the Perfect Ice Type for You

Whether you’re looking for the perfect companion for your cocktails, a new best friend for your blender or just something to chew on, the type of ice you use can make all the difference. From nugget ice to gourmet, each type has its own benefits and uses. When choosing an ice maker, be sure you take … [Read more...]

Best Appliances for a Boat

Life in a boat can be great, especially if you have the conveniences of home.  Here are some appliances that will help make your boating experience as comfortable as can be. Portable Ice Maker While out boating, who doesn’t enjoy a nice tall glass of iced tea?  Well, you need ice for that, and a … [Read more...]

Best Appliances for a Small Kitchen

They say that the kitchen is the heart of the home, but living in tight quarters can be challenging especially when it comes to having a well-stocked kitchen. You want to be able to cook and clean with ease, without your appliances taking up too much space. Here are my top five recommendations for … [Read more...]