Refrigerator Buying Guide and Deals

If the kitchen is the heart of your home, a fridge is what keeps it pumping. Whether you're remodeling your kitchen, or your old refrigerator just needs to be replaced, keep in mind that with proper care and maintenance, it is a long term investment that can operate for 15 years or more. There are a variety of refrigerators to choose from. This guide will help you focus on a few key things to find the right one.


Budget

Refrigerator Capacity

Refrigerator Size and Space Management

Styles

Ice, water and filtration

Energy Use

Refrigerator Stores and Deals


1. Budget

Generally speaking, a new refrigerator will cost anywhere from $400 for top-freezer to $2500 and up for a roomy freezer with French doors, through-the-door water and sleek stainless shell. Make sure you buy the refrigerator within your budget while meet your need is pretty important.

2. Refrigerator Capacity

According to BestBuy, you may have at least 4 – 6 cubic feet of fridge space per adult. A typical family of four will need at least 20 cu. ft., and likely more.

3. Refrigerator Size and Space Management

Always measure the space where the refrigerator will sit.However, measuring height, depth and width are just the beginning. Even more, you may need also consider the door opening space, the hinge side door space, ventilation space, cleaning space and even getting the refrigerator in the house.

Here is a guideline on how to measure the space.

3. Refrigerator Styles

Top Freezer:

Bottom Freezer:

French Door:

Side-by-Side:

All-Refrigerator:

Compact:

4. Ice, water and filtration features

Ice Maker Options

Water Dispenser Locations

5. Comparing Energy Efficiency

Many freezers are ENERGY STAR® qualified, which means savings for you. ENERGY STAR Certified indicates that a refrigerator is 9–10% more energy efficient than the federal standard. Make sure you look to see if the appliance has an energy star rating.

6. Stores to buy Refrigerators

Check below for current deals:

Magic Chef

Expires Sep 6, 2020
MAGIC CHEF RETRO 3.2 CU. FT. MINI FRIDGE<br>Classic yet contemporary, the Magic Chef retro-style 2 door compact refrigerator will make its statement in your home, office, or dorm room. Its 3.2 cu. ft. total capacity allows you to store plenty of your favorite beverages and frozen snacks. The glass shelves are adjustable for easy organization and clean-up. The crisper drawer provides storage for fruits or vegetables. Can holder on the door lets you grab your beverages easily. (SKU 305971708/Internet ID 305971708/Model Number HMCR320ME)<br><br>SKU:305971708

Libbey

$27.44
Expires in 28 days
LIBBEY ACACIAWOOD 2-PIECE GLASS DIPPING BOWL SET WITH WOOD SERVING BOARD<br>Everyone dreams of what their first real kitchen will be like. Comfortable, light, wonderful - and always prepared for the unexpected neighbor, friend or family member who happens to stop by.Easier said than done? Of course not. Because with the warm, natural Libbey Acaciawood line, serving a stunning, stylish snack, side or topping is easy as a dream.For instance, the Libbey Acaciawood 2-piece Glass Dipping Bowl Set with Wood Serving Board elegantly suites any style, providing a warm, refined display for any simple snack sitting in your fridge or cupboard. Veggies and dressing? Set it out. Bread and butter? Lay it on there. Chocolate and, well, anything? Go bananas! The large serving board is perfect for anything you can imagine - and the modern two square-sided bowls keep every spread looking chic. So you can rush home from work or the gym and simply pull your perfect presentation right out of the refrigerator. Then, grab the refined serving board by the handles and whisk your perfectly presented snack spread to any potluck, housewarming or Friday-night get together. After all, when your serveware is this simply stunning, its not just whats inside that counts. (SKU 306548575/Inte<br><br>SKU:306548575

Thomson

$40 OFF
Expires in 7 days
Thomson 7.5 cu. ft Upright. Refrigerator<br>This publication has been created by EveryPayJoy, not by retailers. Since posting, the details, pricing and/or availability of these items may have changed. In the event of disagreement between this popup and the price or details in-store or online, the in-store or online details and pricing shall take precedence.<br>

Samsung

$400 OFF
Expires in 7 days
Samsung 22 cu. ft. Counter-Depth Side-by-Side Refrigerator<br>Available in Stainless Steel and Black Stainless Steel. #980259478<br>This publication has been created by EveryPayJoy, not by retailers. Since posting, the details, pricing and/or availability of these items may have changed. In the event of disagreement between this popup and the price or details in-store or online, the in-store or online details and pricing shall take precedence.<br><br>SKU:980259478

LG LFXS26973S 26 cu. ft. Capacity Smart Wi-Fi- Enabled French Door Refrigerator

$400 off
Expires in 7 days
Available in Stainless Steelor Black Stainless Steel. #980144419, #980144420<br>This publication has been created by Flipp, not by retailers. Since posting, the details, pricing and/or availability of these items may have changed. In the event of disagreement between this popup and the price or details in-store or online, the in-store or online details and pricing shall take precedence.<br><br>SKU:980144419

Samsung

$350 off
Expires in 7 days
Samsung 17.5 cu. ft.French Door Counter-Depth Refrigerator<br>Available in White, Stainless Steel and Black #980148272, #980148269, #980148271<br>This publication has been created by Flipp, not by retailers. Since posting, the details, pricing and/or availability of these items may have changed. In the event of disagreement between this popup and the price or details in-store or online, the in-store or online details and pricing shall take precedence.<br><br>SKU:980148272

Insignia™ - 3.0 Cu. Ft. Mini Fridge - Stainless steel

$129.99
Expires in 2 days
Only at Best Buy Reduce your electric bill with this Insignia compact refrigerator. This Energy Star-certified refrigerator provides 3 cu. ft. of storage space without using a lot of energy. Measuring only 19.1 inches wide, this compact unit is perfect for apartment kitchens and other tight spaces. This Insignia refrigerator is a great option for storing weekly produce, meats and frozen goods.<br>

Insignia™ - 2.6 Cu. Ft. Mini Fridge - Black

$79.99
Expires in 2 days
Keep snacks and drinks at the ready with this 2.6 cu. ft. Insignia compact refrigerator. The adjustable thermostat ensures an ideal temperature, and the flat back fits flush with your wall to make the most of tight spaces. This Insignia compact refrigerator has three shelves, in addition to can and bottle storage in the door.<br>

Insignia™ - 4.3 Cu. Ft. Top-Freezer Refrigerator - Stainless steel

$174.99
Expires in 2 days
Only at Best Buy Keep cold beverages in a small room with this 4.3 cu. ft. Insignia compact refrigerator. It has two adjustable shelves in the fridge and one in the freezer, and its crisper drawer keeps produce fresh. This Insignia compact refrigerator has an interior light for spotting exactly what you need inside.<br>

Frigidaire - 4.5 Cu. Ft. Mini Fridge - Silver

$159.0
Expires in 2 days
Complete a dorm room, gaming room or home bar with this 4.5 cu. ft. Frigidaire compact refrigerator. A built-in can rack and door shelving provides storage for beverages and condiments, while the full-width freezer accommodates trays of ice and frozen entrees. Boasting a large crisper drawer, this Frigidaire compact refrigerator keeps fruits and veggies fresh and ready for meal prep.<br>

Frigidaire - 3.3 Cu. Ft. Mini Fridge - Silver

$129.0
Expires in 2 days
Keep extra beverages or snacks stored in this Frigidaire compact refrigerator. Multiple door racks provide handy storage for everything from juice bottles to cans of soda, while the box-style freezer offers room for pints of ice cream or single-serving entrees. With two adjustable interior shelves, this Frigidaire compact refrigerator delivers flexible food storage options.<br>

28-Cu. Ft. 4-Door Refrigerator

$503 OFF SUGGESTED RETAIL
Expires in 2 days
•Smart Cooling™ system •Slim SpacePlus™ Ice system •Double freeze drawers LMXS28626S/50289057<br><br>SKU:50289057

Refrigerator and Dishwasher Bundle

$553 OFF
Expires in 2 days
26-Cu. Ft. French Dishwasher Door Refrigerator •Smart Cooling™ system •Dual icemakers •Wi-Fi enabled with SmartThingQ® technology LFXS26973S/52403607 Dishwasher •QuadWash™ system •TrueSteam® •Adjustable third rack LDP6810SS/57740086<br><br>SKU:57979106

26.0-Cu. Ft. French Door Refrigerator & Dishwasher

$553 OFF
Expires in 2 days
26.0-Cu. Ft. French Door Refrigerator • Smart Cooling™ system • Dual icemakers • Wi-Fi enabled with SmartThingQ® technology 52403607 LFXS26973S Dishwasher • QuadWash™ system • TrueSteam® • Adjustable third rack 57740086 LDP6810SS 57979106<br><br>SKU:57979106

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Igloo 1.7 Cu. Ft. Refrigerator*

Save $20. plus $20 off your next in-store purchase†† with coupon printed at checkout
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Igloo 1.7 Cu. Ft. Refrigerator*

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Igloo 1.7 Cu. Ft. Refrigerator*

Save $20. plus $20 off your next in-store purchase†† with coupon printed at checkout
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Reg. 109.99. Limit 2 coupons ††If this item is returned, the coupon amount will be deducted from the return value. Offer and coupon valid for in-store purchases only.<br>*While supplies last. No rainchecks or substitutions.<br>

Igloo 1.7 Cu. Ft. Refrigerator*

Save $20. plus $20 off your next in-store purchase†† with coupon printed at checkout
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Reg. 109.99. Limit 2 coupons ††If this item is returned, the coupon amount will be deducted from the return value. Offer and coupon valid for in-store purchases only.<br>*While supplies last. No rainchecks or substitutions.<br>

Igloo 1.7 Cu. Ft. Refrigerator*

Save $20. plus $20 off your next in-store purchase†† with coupon printed at checkout
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Reg. 109.99. Limit 2 coupons ††If this item is returned, the coupon amount will be deducted from the return value. Offer and coupon valid for in-store purchases only.<br>*While supplies last. No rainchecks or substitutions.<br>

Igloo 1.7 Cu. Ft. Refrigerator*

Save $20. plus $20 off your next in-store purchase†† with coupon printed at checkout
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Reg. 109.99. Limit 2 coupons ††If this item is returned, the coupon amount will be deducted from the return value. Offer and coupon valid for in-store purchases only.<br>*While supplies last. No rainchecks or substitutions.<br>

Sunbeam

Sale
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Sunbeam 1.7- Cubic -ft. Mini Refrigerator<br>Save $30 • All mini refrigerators on sale<br>

Samsung Door French Door Refrigerator Touch Screen Family Hub

$9.0
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Samsung 18-Cu. Ft. Refrigerator

$154 OFF SUGGESTED RETAIL
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•Twin Cooling System® •LED lighting •Counter-depth design RF18HFENBSR/41473737<br><br>SKU:41473737

Samsung

$234 OFF SUGGESTED RETAIL
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Samsung 26-Cu. Ft. French Door Refrigerator<br>•Twin Cooling Plus™ system •CoolSelect Pantry™ •Internal water and ice RF261BEAESG/47450176<br><br>SKU:47450176

Samsung 25-Cu. Ft. 4-Door Refrigerator

$324 OFF SUGGESTED RETAIL
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•Twin Cooling Plus™ •Counter-height FlexZone™ drawer •Adjustable shelves RF25HMEDBSR/39631395<br><br>SKU:39631395

Danby 1.6-Cu. Ft. Compact Refrigerator

$70 OFF SUGGESTED RETAIL
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•Full-width freezer section •Reversible door •Manual defrost DCR016C1BDB/41480062<br><br>SKU:41480062

26-Cu. Ft. Side-by-Side Refrigerator

13% OFF SUGGESTED RETAIL
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• SpacePlus® Ice System • Ultra large capacity • LED interior lights LSXS26326S 41248527<br><br>SKU:41248527
Posted June 23, 2020