How do I get a bigger refrigerator through my door?
ingenious way to get a big fridge through a doorway – without removing doors or handles!
- 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.
- Put a 4 wheel rolling dolly under the fridge.
- OPEN THE DOOR OF THE FRIDGE.
How do you know if a fridge will fit through door?
Standard house doors are 30 inches or 36 inches. Measure the refrigerator from front to back, including the handle and back coils. Measure the refrigerator from side to side, if that distance appears smaller. If the shorter distance is less than the doorway by an inch or more, you’re ready to roll.
Can refrigerators be delivered with the doors off?
Yes, the delivery folk will remove the doors in order to get the fridge into your home. If they have to take off the fridge doors, that can be done as well. Calling the delivery warehouse is also a good idea.
Can you take the doors off a French door 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.
Will an American fridge Freezer fit through door?
Take measurements of the unit and any door frames, hallways and so on, that the appliance will be carried through. … It is likely you will have to remove the fridge doors and defrost it as well (more on that later). If you don’t have to remove the doors, make sure they are fastened shut.
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.
How much space do you need around a fridge?
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.
How do fridges get delivered?
Large home appliances such as a refrigerator are often delivered to the home by the store’s delivery service. The advantage of this typically optional service is that the store’s trained installers deliver the refrigerator and ensure that it is installed properly and running before you sign for the unit.
What do you do if your refrigerator is too wide?
New Refrigerator Is Too Wide!
- Push the fridge in and hopefully make it fit.
- Order another fridge. The next size down seems to be 33.75″, so that would leave an inch gap on each side.
- Try to sand down the cabinets so that the fridge will fit more easily.