Do refrigerators fit through standard doors?

How do I make sure my refrigerator will fit through my door?

ingenious way to get a big fridge through a doorway – without removing doors or handles!

  1. Move the side of the fridge with the door hinge about 2-4 feet away from the outside of the doorway–enough so you can open the door of the fridge.
  2. Put a 4 wheel rolling dolly under the fridge.
  3. OPEN THE DOOR OF THE FRIDGE.

Can refrigerator doors be removed to fit through doorway?

Lift up and out to remove the doors. Place the refrigerator on an appliance dolly with the smaller measurement to the back of the dolly. For most refrigerators, you’ll load the side to the back of the dolly. Strap the refrigerator in place on the dolly, with a strap on each door to keep it closed while moving.

What do you do if your refrigerator is too wide?

New Refrigerator Is Too Wide!

  1. Push the fridge in and hopefully make it fit.
  2. Order another fridge. The next size down seems to be 33.75″, so that would leave an inch gap on each side.
  3. Try to sand down the cabinets so that the fridge will fit more easily.
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What size fridge do I need for a family of 3?

What Refrigerator Size Do You Need?

Family Size Minimum Refrigerator Capacity
1 or 2 people 4–13 cu. ft.
3 or 4 people 14–24 cu. ft.
5+ people 25+ cu. ft.

How much clearance do you need to open a refrigerator door?

When the door is open, is there enough space on the hinge side for the door to open without hitting your walls? If there’s not about 2-inches of space on the hinge side, then you’ll have to keep in mind that the refrigerator will need to be pulled out about 2-inches to make up for this.

Do fridges need space around them?

Remember to leave 25 mm of free space around the top, back and sides to allow for the heat produced during refrigeration to escape. Be sure to also measure clearance (entryways, doorways etc.) to ensure that when your fridge is delivered it will fit safely into the home, and your old fridge can be safely removed.

Can doors come off refrigerator?

For refrigerators, consider the unit’s depth, with and without doors. (Installers can remove doors from most refrigerators if necessary.)

Can you take doors off a refrigerator?

It is not difficult to remove a refrigerator’s door. Whether you need to fit your refrigerator through a small doorway or you’re throwing it away, you’ll need to do what appliance delivery pros do every day: remove the doors. You’ll also have to do this if you want to reverse the doors on your French door model.

Do appliances fit through standard doorways?

The machines will need to fit through the front (or back) door into the house and any doorways or stairwells on the way to the laundry room.

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