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Refrigeration Equipment Service

Repair Your Refrigeration Equipment Today

Any disruption in refrigeration can cause the loss of crucial supplies in addition to presenting the risk of health code violation. When you rely on us for refrigeration equipment service our skilled refrigeration technicians are always a call away.

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While your commercial refrigerators and coolers are protected by manufacturer warranties, those warranties are limited. When your refrigeration equipment is protected by K&D’s refrigerator equipment service you can rest assured that if there are any mechanical issues our trained refrigeration technicians can get you back online fast. We also specialize in cleaning and sanitizing ice making equipment so you’ll know your equipment is always ready and safe.

Why K&D

K&D Factory Service has been servicing commercial cooking and refrigeration equipment since 1945. We know our way around kitchen equipment and more importantly, we know the ins and outs of the industry. Our experienced technicians can offer your equipment unparalleled service and care.

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Contact the specialists at K&D for more information about our refrigeration equipment warranties today. 717-236-9039

Refrigeration Equipment Service FAQs

Why is there ice buildup in my walk-in freezer?

Ice buildup in a walk-in freezer can be caused by several reasons. Common reasons include a malfunctioning defrost system, which leads to ice accumulation on the evaporator coils, poor door seals allowing warm air to enter, and a clogged or malfunctioning drain line preventing proper water drainage during defrost cycles. Additionally, if the walk-in freezer is overfilled or if the temperature settings are incorrect, it can contribute to ice buildup. Regular maintenance and prompt repairs can help identify and address the root cause of the issue to prevent further ice buildup.

Why is my restaurant refrigerator louder than usual?

The most common cause is a buildup of dust and debris on the condenser coils, which affects cooling efficiency and increases compressor noise. A malfunctioning or worn-out fan motor, a loose component, or an issue with the condenser fan can also cause increased noise. Additionally, if the refrigerator is overfilled, the compressor may work harder, resulting in more noise. Regular maintenance and timely repairs can help identify and resolve the source of the increased noise to ensure the refrigerator operates quietly and efficiently.

How to sanitize my ice maker?

To sanitize your ice maker, start by turning off the unit and unplugging it for safety. Empty the ice bin and discard any remaining ice. Mix a solution of equal parts water and white vinegar in a spray bottle. Spray the interior surfaces, including the ice bin and ice maker components, with the vinegar solution. Use a clean cloth or sponge to wipe and scrub all surfaces thoroughly. Rinse with clean water and wipe dry. Plug the ice maker back in and turn it on. Allow the unit to make a new batch of ice before using the ice for consumption. Regularly sanitizing your ice maker helps maintain clean and safe ice for your beverages.

How can I optimize the layout of my refrigeration units for better performance?

Ensure proper airflow by avoiding obstruction of vents and maintaining adequate space between units and walls. Group refrigeration units with similar temperature requirements together to reduce energy consumption and ensure consistent cooling. Position units away from heat sources such as ovens or direct sunlight. Regularly clean condenser coils and ensure good ventilation around them. Lastly, consider investing in energy-efficient units and implementing smart controls for optimal temperature management.

What are the signs that my commercial refrigeration system needs repair?

Signs indicating the need for commercial refrigeration system repair include inconsistent temperature levels inside the unit, excessive frost buildup, unusual noises such as banging or hissing, leaks or puddles around the unit, and frequent cycling on and off. Additionally, if the compressor struggles to start or fails to run altogether, it suggests a problem. Any noticeable decrease in cooling performance or an increase in energy consumption may also indicate underlying issues requiring professional attention.

Planned Maintenance

A planned maintenance agreement can keep your equipment running longer than the factory warranty. Reduce cost, downtime and have your equipment running at top performance when you need it most.

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Great service Very courteous polite and knowledgeable The Gardens At Stroud Stroudsburg
Super Guys! The K & D Team of repairman are super!. always courteous, friendly and get the job done right! Answer my questions and never a surprise cost. Dunmore Health Care Center Dunmore
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