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There are many variables to consider when looking for the ‘best’ fridge. While some brands are more technologically advanced, they may come with an unrealistic price for your budget. Other fridges may have limitations due to size, colour or availability.
Luckily, our team of product experts are ideally placed to navigate all these variables for you and based on their years of experience, help you identify the Best Appliances according to several criteria. You can see our list of the best fridges we have in stock.
Before you begin the process of buying a fridge, you need to establish your budget and requirements.
There is a wide range of fridges available at DID and naturally, you can expect to pay a premium for the appliance with all the bells and whistles. Prices for a mini fridge can start at around €80 and the top of the range hi-tech can cost €3,000.
Before looking at brands, sizes and specifications, work out how much want to spend on your fridge.
This guide will help you work out how to get the best appliance for your budget.
There are some obvious tell-tale signs that your fridge is coming to the end of its life.
According to our own statistics, you are more likely to buy a fridge or fridge freezer in July than any other month of the year. These types of refrigeration appliances are most likely to break down during the summer months due to the hotter weather, which makes your appliance work harder to keep food cool.
In 2019, there were over 151,000 fridge and fridge freezers sold in Ireland. July sales were 43% higher than the monthly average for 2018.
The other months with spikes in sales were January and November, two months of the year you would normally associate with special offers.
That said, if you are renovating your kitchen or moving into a new house, this is also an excellent opportunity to upgrade your kitchen appliances.
There are many features to use as a guide to work out which fridge is the best for you.
These are some of the features you can use to compare appliances.
Fridges come in many shapes and sizes. To make sure the appliance you purchase will fit into the area you have, get the measuring tape out and get the exact dimensions of the space you must work with.
You will hear the phrase ‘standard’ being applied to kitchen appliances, but each one is slightly different.
When measuring the space, you’ll need to consider things like;
At DID we categorise our fridges as follows:
The biggest contributing factor to the type or style of fridge you have is the space you have to work with.
Here are some features to look out for if you are struggling to decide between two models of fridge.
When it comes to the popularity of cooling appliances:
Most of the consideration tends to go into the fridge section of the appliance.
Here are some features to consider when buying a fridge freezer.
We offer flexible delivery options;
Yes, we are delighted to offer professional installation services of all large electrical appliances.
When we deliver your new appliance, we will take away all old appliances free of charge and dispose of them at the appropriate WEEE centre.
Now you have all the information why not check out our extensive range of fridges.
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