Does ice maker need plumbing?
All built-in ice makers require a dedicated water line. Unfortunately, this may require you to hire a plumber for installation. If adding a water line is not an option in your space, you may want to consider purchasing a portable ice maker.
How do you hook up ice maker to PVC pipe?
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How long do countertop ice makers last?
Factors such as how much its used and how well its maintained affect how long a machine lasts. Seldom, though, will an ice machine last longer than 10 years if it is used everyday. A safe estimate would be roughly 4 to 5 years, or within the warranty of the machine.