Chest or Upright Freezer?

Stand-alone freezers are great for bulk purchases or simply having extra food on hand for last minute dinner choices or last minute dinner guests. They come in chest or upright styles, so which one to choose?  Let’s take a look at their features.

Electrolux Chest Freezer 17702

Chest

  • More spacious, items can be stacked
  • Easily accommodates taller & wider items
  • Thicker walls in newer model so it reduces energy consumption
  • Requires more floor space
  • Most have to be defrosted manually

 

Upright

  • Frost free model has movable shelves for better organization
  • Easy access with swing door
  • Extra storage space on the door
  • Thicker walls in newer model so it reduces energy consumption
  • Choice of manual or frost-free
  • Some are convertible, which means they can be turned into a fridge & vice versa

 

Here at Trail Appliances, we carry many choices to suit your space, your need, and of course, your budget.

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