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Commercial refrigerator or Electrolux?

opphopFebruary 19, 2013
We have hunted for a side-by-side or french door refrigerator but don't see any we like. Any feeback on the success we might have installing a commercial brand like True T-49 or an Electrolux all-refrigerator installed side-by-side with their all-freezer unit?
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Jake Petersen
Dual left and right Viking Fridges are great for a kitchen, plenty of space and two separate freezers.
    Bookmark   February 19, 2013 at 3:22PM
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Ironwood Builders
Refrigerators are energy hogs. They run constantly and commercial refrigerators are worse than residential...they have less insulation and weatherstripping gaskets. The compressor/condenser is loud and usually located in an exposed location A significant rise in your power bill could be a shock, especially after paying more for the unit upfront. I have not heard anything good about the Electrolux appliances, one of my friends had a gas leak in his range that took 6 months to resolve...He ended up having parts machined (they are Swedish) and fixing it himself. For the money, a Sub-Zero refrigerator side by side with a Sub-zero freezer provides better energy ratings and more style than the commercial units. For that commercial look, they are available with an insulated glass front.
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carriepi
Hey, Ironwood Man! Thanks for your input. I was just considering getting a Sub-Zero Pro 48 or getting a sub-zero 700 all refrig and putting it right next to a sub-zero 700 all freezer. It seems like that would be more bang for the buck and work as well as a Pro 48. Anyone have any feedback on this?? Thanks in advance for any insight!!
    Bookmark   February 25, 2013 at 5:35PM
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