By now you probably know that I was chosen to test drive a brand new refrigerator made by Frigidaire and share my experience using it. I’ve now had the fridge for about 2 months and I’ve been able to give it a real “test-drive” in that amount of time. It has made it’s way through many trips to the grocery store, many meals of leftovers, and even a party or two. I’ve been able to test it out in many different situations, and I’m never looking back. I’d like to share with you, the top 3 reasons I love my new fridge.
1. My previous fridge was an older model stainless steel and the outside was always a nightmare. It didn’t matter how often I cleaned that stainless steel, my kids and their sticky fingers would find a way to mess is up in seconds. It was beyond frustrating for a self-proclaimed neat freak like myself. Hands down my favourite feature of the Frigidaire Gallery Custom-Flex Refrigerator has been the smudge-proof stainless steel. I am seriously in love. And it’s not a joke either. Besides cleaning the handle to keep it sanitary, I NEVER see a fingerprint on the fridge’s stainless steel surface. NEVER. And it’s not because my lovely children have now decided to keep their grubby hands off my fridge. Nope. It’s a dream come true for me and now that I have it, I never want to go back.
It’s shiny, it’s beautiful and it’s fingerprint free. What more can a girl ask for?
2. Another one of my favourite features is the store-more drawer. My previous fridge had a small but deep drawer where I stored things like cheese, lunch meats and yogurts. Because it was small, but deep, food was forever lost in that drawer and we always ended up with waste because we would forget what was in it. I absolutely love the store-more drawer in this fridge. It is the entire width of the fridge, and more shallow. I can fill it with snacks for the kids, and nothing gets lost in there. Now if you know me at all, you’ll know I have a little bit of a reputation for being a “helicopter parent.” It’s not that I don’t want my children to learn to be independent, but I usually just feel it’s easier to just do it myself. And even when they do things by themselves, I tend to hover like crazy. This fridge has allowed my kids to gain some of their independence, and has made it easier for me to relax and give them that opportunity. I’ve been filling the store-more drawer with snacks for them – yogurt tubes, cheesestrings, containers of pre-washed and cut fruits and veggies – and they are able to open the drawer, pull out what they want, and close it back up. It’s been great for all of us.
3. Lastly, I absolutely love the versatility of the custom-flex bins for the door of the fridge. They come in so many different shapes, sizes, and varities, you can customize your fridge door to suit your exact needs. I’ve never seen anything like it before. There is a bin to suit everyone’s needs. Now because I am addicted to condiments, dressings and sauces, I love having all that storage space. My fridge door is arranged exactly how I love it, and I’m able to see every single bottle now. No more expired bottles of dressing hidden behind other items. I used to find that all the time in my old fridge, and now I can easily see everything I have with a single glance. I love it.
To learn more about the Frigidaire Gallery Custom-Flex Refrigerator visit their webpage HERE.
Disclosure: I am part of the Frigidaire® Canada Ambassador program with Influence Canada and I receive special perks as part of my affiliation with this group. The opinions on this blog are my own.