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Greatest Refrigerator Ever Owned!
Comments about Samsung 28 CuFt French Door Bottom Freezer Bottom Freezer Refrigerator:
What a perfectly designed refrigerator. Love how the shelves are set back from the doors, allowing for the storage of items slightly bigger than the shelves to be accommodated, Entire unit is super versatile. Large freezer. Extremely handy and large extra drawer. The only "complaint" is that the ice kind of juts out and is sometimes hard to contain in the glass, especially crushed ice. Also, if going from crushed ice to cubed ice, you still get a lot of crushed ice. Maybe that's normal as this is our first refrigerator with a water and ice dispenser. Oh, and the water tastes better than any bottled water anywhere.
Bottom Line Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
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Some getting used to
By Carol T
from Wheaton. iL
About Me Enthusiast
I usually research a purchase forever. My son bought this frig for their large family six months ago and they love it so I got it too on his recommendation.
Service and delivery comments:
Delivery people had to remove the doors to get in the house but they were careful and fast. They made sure I knew how it would fit in the space before bringing it in since it was much bigger than my old frig. The water line was a little more complicated than a normal install but they were great. Note to other buyers: Keep running the water into cups until it stops dripping. They should have cautioned about that. I almost called for a service call a day later when it was still dripping.
I HAD TO HAVE THIS REFRIGERATOR!
By Chrissy Z.
About Me Casual User
i loved this refrigerator so much i had to have it! i was in the process of remodeling my kitchen & told the contractors you have to make this fit, and They Did to my Delight!
Delivery was prompt & servicemen were GREAT.
By Chrissy Z
I was able to store all my trays for Easter in flex drawer!
I would buy this product again.
from Tinley Park, IL
About Me Power User
Great service, from delivery to setup the two man team did an exceptional job. Friendly, courteous and knew their stuff.
Great service can't say enough aboutdelivery and setup
Not falling for the counter depth craze
By Ivona Newfridge
About Me Casual Cook
Live in a condo with a rather small kitchen but decided to sacrifice a few inches for a larger fridge because our friends and family visit often and because I was tired of side-by-side narrow shelves which make you get amnesia about specimens in the far back and where fitting a cake or a pizza box must always be accompanied by a prayer. I cook some, we store lots of leftovers, and we do throw big dinner parties sometimes. So, I developed a consumer craving for French door, 36" wide, 25-28 cu. ft. capacity, customizable temperature drawer, water/ice maker in door, LED lighting, energy efficiency, 14" or deeper shelves, gallon storage in door, egg compartment, and due to specific design of kitchen, to be able to pull out all the drawers, shelves and ice maker parts out for cleaning while the left door is only 90-100 degrees open. Researched all currently available fridges and decided this 28 cu ft. Samsung is the closest to my ideal. One irritating thing is that you cannot pull out the ice maker ice tray outside while the left door is 90-100 degrees open because of a corner edge overlapping not more than 1/2"! That is a silly design mistake -- other brands managed to figure it out -- and it's easy to redesign! Counter depth version, besides smaller capacity, would have made this problem for me even worse, and I judged against counter depth also because the shelves are 14" exactly and that's kind of tight for pizza boxes (although other brands have even narrower shelves so for those who want counter depth I would again recommend Samsung). Also, I'm not still sure where it's best to put eggs. But so far we're super happy with the fridge. My main concern prior to the purchase were some customer reviews that the ice maker is bad / dripping water. Because of small percentage of such comments, and a good sale price (I've got a floor model and an even better price from Abt, yay!) I decided to ignore these comments and the ice tray design issue and buy it. The delivery people explained that ice maker may drip until all air is out of the water pipes, and lo and behold, it dripped for a few hours, stopped, and is making beautiful ice and fine cold water. The fridge is really quiet too and looks nice. I feel happy about it because of all its bells and whistles and just how bright it is inside. It's still a rather new purchase, crossing fingers for next 10 years or so :)
Great delivery. The Abt people had to assemble the doors and drawers on the spot because of a narrow entrance; they also hauled away the old fridge. They installed new water pipe and explained all about the ice maker as well.
So happy with our purchase!
By Debbie S.
from Westmont, IL
We had a top freezer that was getting old. I was hesitant about bottom freezer with storage drawer in the middle. I am in love with it!!! I haven't found any negatives!
I had a small space to fit a fridge and was limited. I found a 33 Width. When the delivery guy saw the space, he said he could get a 35 width in there with no problem. He showed me the model and gave me office number to call. Phone sales people were excellent also. I had never used ABT prior to this purchase. I will now go to ABT for all my needs!
Absolutely love this refrigerator! Not only is it beautiful (instantly gave our kitchen an updated look), but it is versatile. The extra drawer is awesome and can be modified for any refrigeration needs. The shelves are strong and of good quality, the doors close effortlessly, and the freezer is huge, yet you can still find what you are looking for in it easily. The only issue we have, and it simply may need to be tweaked (have to call), is that the ice dispenser shoots crushed ice out to the sides of the glass you are filling, whether you have chosen cubed or crushed. Not a huge ordeal and we love this product regardless.
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Beautiful and Extremely Well Made
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from Northbrook, IL
Love the layout. I can find what I'm looking for without digging. The door and drawers are open for much less time than my old side by side of the same capacity.
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Very useful Refrigerator
from Carol Stream, IL
About Me Gourmet Chef
Prompt delivery. Good service
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