Refrigerators are one of the most frequently used appliances in the kitchen, and consequently, usually one of the most expensive. You don’t need to overpay to get a great deal on a brand-name refrigerator. Keep these 5 ways to save on a new refrigerator in mind the next time a new fridge is calling your name.
1. Buy in May.
In May, we’re often doing spring cleaning and so are the well-known appliance stores like Lowe’s and Home Depot, making May the perfect month to buy a new fridge. New models of refrigerators come out during the summer, so these stores are looking to move current stock out the door. That means you can usually find refrigerators at clearance prices and may even be able to haggle down the price even more.
2. Focus on function over fashion.
No, this doesn’t mean you need to buy a green fridge from the 70s. It is tempting to make a super shiny fridge with all the bells and whistles the new centerpiece of your kitchen, but odds are it’ll also likely come with a much higher price tag. Stainless steel models are [Read more...]