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Old 07-04-2011, 11:00 AM   #1
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Freezer location?

What is your preference with the location of your freezer? Typical top, french door style on the side, or on the bottom? Which do you think is the most "economical" ei: stores products best? What is just your personal preference?

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Old 07-04-2011, 11:07 AM   #2
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The best design is the bottom drawer, but for convenience, I prefer the side door. I don't have to bend down as often.
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Old 07-04-2011, 11:18 AM   #3
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I have had a commercial refrigerator for years, so my freezer is a large chest freezer in another room. I don't really miss having a freezer in my kitchen. It's been 20 years now.
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Old 07-04-2011, 11:29 AM   #4
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If they aren't too much money, and I hear they are expensive, my next refrigerator will have the freezer in the bottom. Overall I prefer the side design though.
My big freezer's location is in the basement.
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Old 07-04-2011, 11:42 AM   #5
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Now I have a standard top door freezer.

Years ago we had a bottom slide out and it was very handy, I miss it.

When I was a kid we had a locker at a freezer plant in the next town. Anybody remember those?
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Old 07-04-2011, 11:44 AM   #6
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I had a side by side that came with the house and I hated it. Not only was it an ugly harvest gold colour, but you couldn't fit a frozen pizza in the freezer! So when I replaced all my appliances, I got a fridge with the freezer on top. Now I wish I bought the one with the freezer on the bottom, so frozen stuff wouldn't have so much time to accelerate before it hits my foot.
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Old 07-04-2011, 11:45 AM   #7
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I have a top freezer and that's OK. Personally, I don't like the side by side freezer/fridge as freezer side is so narrow.

SO and I have looked at french door fridge with freezer on the bottom. We like that for our next one.
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Old 07-04-2011, 11:48 AM   #8
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Now I wish I bought the one with the freezer on the bottom, so frozen stuff wouldn't have so much time to accelerate before it hits my foot.

Many nights that is how I decide what I am having for dinner
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Old 07-04-2011, 11:55 AM   #9
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... I wish I bought the one with the freezer on the bottom, so frozen stuff wouldn't have so much time to accelerate before it hits my foot.

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Old 07-04-2011, 12:09 PM   #10
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Now I have a standard top door freezer.

Years ago we had a bottom slide out and it was very handy, I miss it.

When I was a kid we had a locker at a freezer plant in the next town. Anybody remember those?
I do indeed remember our family carrying food to a cold storage company in another town. I recall when the first electric freezer that was purchased. Even after that, it was necessary(usually once a year in the summer) to defrost the freezer, which took a lot of time. We packed up everything in the freezer in bushel baskets lined with blankets and carried it all to the cold storage while we defrosted the freezer. Then went back the next day to fetch everything home.
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