Over the time, there has been a huge shift in human life at all ramifications, be it sports, education and even technology. This evident technological change has encouraged man to make the most of all available resources in a positive way. Since food plays one of the vital roles in human existence, there is a need to talk about the kitchen.
In recent years, many technological advances have made the production of kitchen equipment available to every family. Today, this kitchen equipment is widely available all over the world so users can choose from a large number of options.
This may include equipment used for cooking purposes, such as different types of ovens, deep fryers and refrigerators. According to the type of kitchen and the capacity of the landlord. We could even have a blender and refrigerator as one of the modern kitchen layouts.
REFRIGERATOR AS KITCHEN EQUIPMENT
Refrigeration equipment today is an important part of modern kitchen equipment. Apart from keeping our food, vegetables and smoothies fresh. The refrigerator is equipped with a thermally insulated compartment and a heat pump that transfers heat from the inside to the outside environment, which allows the interior to remain at a temperature lower than the ambient temperature. The refrigerator is an essential element for food preservation worldwide because “the lower the temperature, the lower the rate of bacterial growth”.
This helps the refrigerator to reduce the rate of food spoilage and thus saves users money. The refrigerator maintains a temperature above the freezing point of water and therefore falls below the optimum storage temperature of perishable food of about 3 ° -5 ° C (37 ° -41 ° F).
TYPES OF REFRIGERATORS
Today in our market there are many types of refrigerators that are classified according to appearance, occupied space and type of storage items. Types of refrigerators include:
1. Fridge With French Doors:
This is a pantry style refrigerator that usually has two doors at the top and one door at the bottom. This type of cooling system often offers higher capacity than other types of refrigerators
2. Refrigerator With Top Freezer:
also called an top-mount refrigerator, it is a classic-style refrigerator that places its freezer above the refrigerator compartment with a door on each side. This style allows easy access to freezer storage.it also offers ample storage space in the door
3. Under-Counter Refrigerator:
It is much smaller than French doors and top-mounted refrigerators, this type of refrigerator is usually installed under the cabinet, which makes it a built-in refrigerator.
An under-counter refrigerator usually offers the following:
A). additional space for food and drink
B). the basement easily fits into a piece of furniture thanks to its good appearance and complement the cabinets