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Samsung Family Hub vs. LG InstaView Refrigerators (Reviews / Ratings)

by Brittany Jatkola

You probably remember when refrigerators were purchased just to keep your food cold. Over the last few years, that has changed with Samsung and LG being the main drivers of technology in residential appliances. It makes sense because both are first technology companies.

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Topics: Refrigerators, Samsung, LG Electronics

The 5 Best Counter Depth Refrigerators

by Steve Sheinkopf

A counter depth refrigerator does not protrude from the cabinets. It is more aesthetically pleasing because you won't see the sides. It is also a benefit to have a shallower refrigerator in a galley kitchen or with an island design. There will be more room between the refrigerator and the island itself.

Simply, counter depths look better. We will look at the different types and then the 5 best to consider. 

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Topics: Jenn-Air, Bosch, Frigidaire, Website, Refrigerators, Counter Depth Refrigerators, KitchenAid, Samsung

Best 30 Inch Stainless Steel Refrigerators (Reviews/Ratings/Prices)

by Danny Nguyen

Appliances are designed to follow cabinet sizes. The three most common cabinet widths are 36", 30" and 33", in that order. 30 inch is really the standard in most city apartments and smaller kitchens.

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Topics: Top Mount Refrigerators, Bottom Mount Refrigerators, Refrigerators, French Door Refrigerators

Best 30 Inch French Door Refrigerators (Reviews/Ratings/Prices)

by Brett Lucero

There are three popular widths for refrigerators: 36", 33" and 30". Why are they so popular? Appliances fit cabinets. You will never see a 37" refrigerator, because it cannot fit inside a popular cabinet.

That being said, a 36" is by far the most popular and has the most selection. You are probably reading this because you cannot find a decent 30 inch refrigerator. It is pretty amazing, because most city apartments can only fit a 30 inch fridge.

There are very few actually, because most 30 inch seems to be for less expensive ($499 and up) top mounted refrigerators. However, French doors have better refrigeration space and are generally considered nicer looking.

Below are some of the best 30” French door refrigerators.

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Topics: Refrigerators, French Door Refrigerators

Samsung vs. LG 4 Door French Door Refrigerators (Review/Ratings/Prices)

by John Ramsay V

There was a time 20 years ago when side by side refrigerators were considered the premium refrigerator. Then about 10 years ago, French doors became popular because it offered more refrigeration space and a newer, cooler look. The French door refrigerator is now the standard for the higher end refrigerator.

Or was. Now you can buy 4 and 5 door refrigerators with a dizzying array of options like sparkling water, convertible drawers and new finishes.

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Topics: Refrigerators, Samsung, LG Electronics

Bosch vs Electrolux Appliances: Who Is Better?

by Steve Sheinkopf

So, you are considering buying a kitchen suite of appliances. You don't want to spend a huge amount of money, but still want style.

There is good news. Whether you are renovating, replacing or rebuilding, Bosch or Electrolux should be considered.

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Topics: Bosch, Dishwashers, Refrigerators, Electrolux, Ranges

The 4 Best Undercounter Refrigerators (Reviews/Ratings)

by Steve Sheinkopf

Undercounter refrigeration has become popular over the last decade. You immediately think about one of these for your bar. However, as kitchens have expanded, you may want to have a smaller refrigerator for the kids to have easy access to water and juice boxes.

There is not one dominant brand. It depends on if you will be storing food, wine, beverages or a combination. So we will look at a few brands and models.

First, let's look at undercounter versus freestanding refrigerators.

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Topics: Perlick, Danby, Undercounter Refrigerators, Sub-Zero, U-Line, Refrigerators

The $999 Samsung French Door Refrigerator (Reviews/Ratings)

by Steve Sheinkopf

Look at this refrigerator. It is the most popular size at 26 cubic foot with a 35" width.

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Topics: Refrigerators, Samsung

Is a Sub-Zero Refrigerator Worth It? (Prices/Reviews/Ratings)

by Neil Katz

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Topics: Sub-Zero, Refrigerators

Samsung RF18 Counter Depth Refrigerator Review (Reviews/Ratings/Prices)

by Todd Rourke

This Samsung refrigerator is the fourth most searched single product on our website.

You would think it would be a Bosch dishwasher, or an inexpensive washer or dryer but there are some real reasons behind the popularity.

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Topics: Refrigerators, Samsung

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