Are French door refrigerators wider?
Wider than most traditional models – French door refrigerators are typically wider than a traditional double door fridge. The wider shelves combined with the deeper door bins maximize the storage space and convenience of the refrigerator.
What is the average cubic feet of a French door refrigerator?
Capacity. The capacity of a French door refrigerator usually ranges from 20 to 28 cubic feet. This measurement includes both the fridge and freezer portions, so the higher it is, the more room you have for fresh and frozen food storage.
Do French door refrigerators have more problems?
The average repair on a French door refrigerator is 26 percent more costly than the average repair for side-by-side units. Failures include malfunction of the crushed-ice maker, the bottom freezer not maintaining temperatures, or the icemaker leaking and making loud noises.
What style refrigerator has the most space?
Depending on the size of the kitchen, the best refrigerator is the one with the most storage space. French-door models have the least space efficiency of all models, while models with the freezer on top have the greatest amount of storage space.
Do all French door refrigerators have ice maker problems?
Many French-door refrigerators come with a through-the-door ice and water dispenser. But icemakers are a common failure point on refrigerators, so models with an ice dispenser tend to be more repair-prone than those without it.