Having a dedicated freezer in the home allows homeowners to save money by buying in bulk. That’s the driving force behind the recent increase in freezer sales while purchases of all other appliances declined last year.

If you are in the market for a new freezer, this sidebar at mlive.com has some helpful tips. My favorite rule: A fully stocked freezer is much more efficient than an half-full one.

Credit: Consumer Reports article

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