Favored for their sleek style that blends right in with contemporary kitchens, side-by-side fridges have been a popular kitchen appliance since first hitting the market. But did you know their unique, upright design also provides more freezer organization than French door fridges or top-freezer and bottom-freezer refrigerators? Whether you’re an ice cream lover or enjoy freezing large quantities of food to enjoy later, a side-by-side refrigerator is a good choice for those who want more freezer space.
All the talk of space-saving design is all the more reason to ensure you’ll be able to enjoy your new refrigerator from the moment it arrives. Make sure to measure the space where your refrigerator will go, including height, width, depth, and the clearance between the front of the appliance to a kitchen island (we recommend triple-checking your measurements).
Rather than stacking food atop one or two shelves in a
Carafes, bottles, and pitchers? Yes, they fit, so you can always have the chilly beverage of your choice on hand. Even better, upgrade to a
Note: Some side-by-side refrigerators use a built-in door ice dispenser, while others occupy the top freezer shelf. In any case, it’s important to consider whether the feature (and cost) is worth the real estate.
Side-by-side refrigerators aren’t just aesthetically pleasing—their high doors also have a smaller clearance, making them a smart choice in space-challenged kitchens.
Do you have curious snackers? By building up, side-by-side storage allows you to keep items down below for the younger family members rather have them digging around for snacks they can’t reach.
Keep in Mind
Did you know 3-door side-by-side fridges are also a thing? Door-within-door side-by-side refrigerators come with the added perk of storage right in the door for more of the smart, space-saving organization you’d already find on this fridge style.
At Don’s Appliances, we have the largest in-stock inventory in the Tri-State area and we’re proud to carry the latest side-by-side refrigerator styles with dependable performance. Shop online or at a location near you, where our staff of experts are ready to set you up with a side-by-side fridge worthy of stocking your favorite foods.