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Are you in the market for a new refrigerator? With so many different styles of refrigerators available, it can be difficult to know which one will work best in your home. Refrigerators are one of the most important kitchen appliances so it’s important to pick the best one to fit your home’s needs. Check out these tips while shopping for your new refrigerator to find the right fit for your kitchen.


Size is an important aspect when shopping for a new refrigerator. Before you go looking for a new refrigerator, make sure to take the dimensions of the space where you will want your future refrigerator installed. Don’t forget to take into account the height available for your refrigerator. The last thing you want to happen is to find the perfect refrigerator, only to discover it doesn’t fit under the overhead cabinets. Knowing the available space for your refrigerator from the start really helps you to narrow down your search.


Not only do you need to take into account how much room your refrigerator needs to be installed properly, you also need to consider how much food your refrigerator needs to hold. Some households can get away with having a smaller refrigerator because there is not a lot of people, but people with larger households need to make sure that there is plenty of room to store the amount of food needed for the family. Also, keep in mind that choosing an on-board water and ice model will restrict the amount of capacity your refrigerator can hold.


While choosing a refrigerator, consider where you want the freezer. Freezers can be located on the side, on the bottom, or on the top. There are also all refrigerator options that don’t include a freezer at all in case you already own a standalone freezer. Considering where you want or if you want a freezer will help narrow down your refrigerator search.


Different refrigerator models offer different levels of convenience. Some features added to refrigerators for convenience are shelving, humidity control, and control panels. Think about whether you want a basic model refrigerator or one with more bells and whistles while shopping.
Shopping for a new refrigerator can be overwhelming. There are so many different models and features that it can be hard to know which one will be the right fit. By considering the size, capacity, freezer, and convenience level while you are shopping will help you narrow down your search. Doc’s Appliance Service can help answer your appliance question. Doc’s Appliance Service are professionals in keeping home appliances running properly. Contact us at 800-726-7130 to help with your appliance needs.