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The temperature of a refrigerator should be 40 degrees Fahrenheit or below, while the freezer temperature should be 0 degrees Fahrenheit, according to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. Placing a freestanding applian... More »

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The most reliable way to check freezer temperatures is to use an appliance thermometer. These are small, inexpensive devices that consumers can place in a refrigerator or freezer to obtain an accurate temperature reading... More »

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Freezers located at the top of a refrigerator consume less energy than freezers located in other positions. The compressor that keeps the freezer cold is located at the bottom of modern refrigerators. Positioning the fre... More »

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The ideal refrigerator temperature ranges between 35 and 38 degrees Fahrenheit, and the ideal temperature for a freezer is 0 degrees Fahrenheit. Use an appliance thermometer to determine the exact temperature of a freeze... More »

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The best temperature for a freezer is 0 degrees Fahrenheit. An appliance thermometer can be used to keep a constant check on the temperature to ensure food safety during storage. This temperature allows most foods to sta... More »

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The ideal temperature for a refrigerator is between 34 and 40 degrees Fahrenheit, and the ideal temperature for a freezer is at least 0 degrees Fahrenheit. Although this temperature keeps food safe in a freezer, food qua... More »

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