A refrigerator is an electrical appliance used for storing and preserving food at a cold temperature. A refrigerator can also be a cold room used for food storage.
Refrigerators vary in styles, models and sizes.Top-mount refrigerators, which place the freezer over the refrigerator compartment, are considered traditional refrigerators and range from 23 to 36 inches in width, 24 to 33 inches in depth and 65 to 69 inches in height.
A side-by-side refrigerator has a freezer section on the left and a refrigerator section on the right, instead of the traditional top and bottom configuration. These doors run the entire length of the fridge.
Highly-rated refrigerators cost between $400 to over $3,000, depending on the model, brand and size, as of 2014. For example, the best side-by-side refrigerator as rated by Reviewed.com retails for between $2,699 to $2,999, while the highly-rated value apartment refrigerator carries a price of $449.
Refrigerators come in total volume sizes ranging from 10 to 31 cubic feet. While sizes vary by style, make and model, the most common sizes for sale as of 2015 include 26, 24.5 and 22 cubic feet.
A refrigerator stand is a pedestal designed to elevate a refrigerator. A refrigerator stand provides a base for the refrigerator, and the added height can help improve air circulation as well as increase the accessibility of various shelves in the refrigerator.
Some of the best refrigerator brands of 2015 include Samsung and Kenmore, according to Top Ten Reviews. Samsung’s RSG 309AARS and Kenmore’s Elite 51173 in particular receive excellent ratings.
The top companies that make refrigerators are Whirlpool, LG and GE. Which brand a consumer chooses depends on what features he wants and what price range works for him.
Storing food in the refrigerator properly requires keeping the refrigerator at the recommended temperature, checking storage instructions on food labels, using foods as soon as possible after storage and being mindful of spoilage. Consumers must refrigerate perishable foods right away after shopping
There are multiple brands, styles and price ranges of apartment-sized refrigerators. One of the most popular choices is the LG apartment refrigerator, model number LBN10551PV, which receives outstanding reviews. The more expensive Smeg 9.22 cubic foot refrigerator is the ideal size for an apartment,