Beat the heat in summer with cool drinks to sip into. In today’s fast paced life, a refrigerator is a common appliance, in every home. Be it a single door or a double door, every home has one refrigerator to cool the food and to keep it healthy. If you are planning to change the old fridge, the question to mull over is whether to go for a new single door refrigerator or a double door refrigerator.

A refrigerator is an essential commodity not just at homes, but also for small and medium businesses. A refrigerator helps keep the food away from bacteria. It is very important to ensure that the fridge is working in a good condition to have food and drinks stored over for some time. It is also good to think about the use of the appliance, whether there is the need for a freezer, or a fridge without it will do.

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In a single door refrigerator, there is just one door. It has a capacity of 50 to 250 litres and the double door refrigerators have a capacity of 235 litres to 495 litres.

A single door refrigerator is good for a small family of 1 to 3 members, whereas a double door refrigerator is great for a family of 3 to 4 members. On an overall, the power consumed is less for a single door refrigerator as compared to a double door fridge.

A single door refrigerator occupies less amount of space whereas a double door fridge is huge and needs much more space. It also has a large sized freezer. There is the direct cool technology with natural convection installed in the single door refrigerator, whereas the double door refrigerator comes frost free with electric fans.

The single door refrigerators are reasonable as compared to the double door fridge. These days the most preferred kind of fridge is the one with a freezer at the bottom. This type of refrigerator is purchased more all over in India.

Both single and door refrigerators have physical issues associated with the placement. The volume of food etc should be considered before deciding on anything further.

In a single door refrigerator, you need to open the main door and then the freezer door to access the freezer. Because of constant use of opening and closing, the temperature of the whole fridge falls down on an overall. Yet again, much power is needed to cool the fridge back again. But the double door refrigerator consumes a lot of energy to cool down as compared to the single door refrigerator.

As a buyer, the key is in knowing and understanding which kind of refrigerator will meet your needs the most. Also think in advance if a freezer is to be included or not. By thinking and jotting these things and then finalizing on something that goes with your requirements, you as a buyer will be happy and relaxed with your purchase of a very valuable appliance.