Regular maintenance is essential for commercial dishwashers. Although it may not be necessary, it is definitely advisable to maintain your dishwasher’s regularly, especially if you use them in food service establishments. A clogged water line is a common problem for dishwashers. The following are some helpful tips on how to clean a commercial dishwasher effectively.
Firstly, drain the water out of the dishwasher completely. Remove the top splash and drain the water completely. As most blocked water pipes will decrease the cleaning efficiency of the dishwasher. Use a garden hose to fill up the sink of the dishwasher to prevent from further clogging. Also, do not let any food particles remain in the pan after draining the water.
Next, use dishwasher detergent or commercial dishwasher cleaning solution to perform the commercial dishwasher cleaning process. The correct amount of detergent or cleaning solution depends on the model of your dishwasher, but you should always go for the recommended amount. Let the dishwasher dry up for a few minutes before proceeding to the next step. Rinse the dishwasher thoroughly to remove the remaining dirt and rinse it with cold water. After rinsing, dry the appliance with a rag or tissue to absorb the remaining moisture.