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January 10, 2022 by Chris Rice 0 Comments

Start the New Year Fresh with a New Refrigerator

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The new year is upon us and it is time to make some changes. 

Maybe you are going to commit to finally sticking to a fitness routine. Maybe you want to start eating healthier. Or, maybe you just want to keep your life clean and organized – and much less cluttered and messy. 

Whatever it is you intend to do with your new year, you need to add a new refrigerator to the list, too. It’s the perfect time to buy one – and it can give you a fresh start. Besides, where else are you going to store all those healthy meals that you so awesomely meal-prepped for the week? You know very well your current fridge is too small and too packed to handle the job. 

Kick-off the new year with a new refrigerator and watch what can happen. 

Your Refrigerator is a Big Deal

Your refrigerator is a big deal. You may not think it is anything more than a kitchen appliance that gives you a cold brew when you want one. But, truly, your household probably couldn’t function well without it. 

If you didn’t have a refrigerator, there is a good chance that your kids would get tired of living off of rice and beans or peanut butter and jelly sandwiches every day. And, your significant other may stick around for a short time, but there is a good chance they will move on to someone with a healthy refrigerator. And, you, well – have you ever had a warm beer? Warm milk? Unrefrigerated bologna? See, you need a refrigerator so that you can nourish your family, both mind and body. 

Your refrigerator is a big deal and it is time you start treating it as such. 

A New Refrigerator for 2022

Whether your refrigerator is just old and rickety or it is totally outdated, it is time to treat yourself – and those you love – to something new. It is clean and beautiful and full of all the features you need to make the most of life in the kitchen!

By investing in a new refrigerator for a fresh start this new year, you are: 

Getting a clean slate. Moving the old one out and the new one in means having to go through your old refrigerator. Like, all of it. Get rid of the outdated condiments and the leftovers that have been shoved in the back for so long that they resemble a science project more than actual food. 

This always feels good and fresh. And it is such a great way to start the new year. 

Committing to staying organized. It is always so much easier to organize when you are starting fresh with something. When you have a new, updated refrigerator, you have the most advanced space that will allow you to utilize it to the best of your ability. You can organize it and keep it organized. After all, it is your new investment so you are going to want to have it stay nice and neat. 

Giving yourself space to store nourishment. With a new refrigerator, you have the perfect space to dedicate it toward proper nourishment and storing weekly prepped meals. You don’t have to move stuff around and try to find space in an overwhelmingly cluttered refrigerator. Instead, you just need to designate a spot for everything, especially those fruits, veggies, and easy grab meals – and then you’ve got everything perfectly placed in its spot. This feels good – and it helps with intentions, too. 

Making your kitchen shine. When you have a new refrigerator, you are giving your kitchen a beautiful way to shine. Imagine walking into your kitchen and being greeted with a bright, beautiful stainless steel refrigerator? It is sure to just make you feel good. And, even if you fill it with junk food and forget about your meal prep by February, you’ve got yourself an incredible gift – and have added value to your home. It’s a win-win situation no matter how you look at it. 

Thor Kitchen’s 36-Inch French Door Refrigerator

Ok, so if you decide to start the new year fresh with a new refrigerator, there is a catch – it cannot be just any refrigerator. They are not, of course, created equal. You need THOR Kitchen’s stainless steel, counter-depth beauty. 

This refrigerator, model number HRF3601F, has two doors that open so you can plainly see everything that is placed inside. And thanks to the bottom freezer, you aren’t breaking your back to see what’s in the fridge each time. These are all must-haves for keeping refrigerators organized. Plus, not one, but two pull-out freezer drawers give you the chance to also organize the freezer, too. Everything is easily visible and can have its own designated spot. 

Plus, it comes with all these fantastic features: 

  • 20.7 cubic feet of flexible storage space. 
  • Showcase LED lighting because it’s going to be the coolest (literally) fridge ever. You will want to show it off. And, you always want to be able to find what you are looking for. 
  • A dual cooling system maintains humidity, prevents spoiling and freezer burn. 
  • Automatic ice maker.
  • Convenient door storage. 
  • Door alarm so nothing accidentally gets left open. 
  • Adjustable racks and shelves so you can fit even the biggest items with ease. 

The icing on the cake for your new refrigerator is its easy to clean, always shiny, timeless stainless steel finish. It’s a beautiful addition to any kitchen, despite the decor. It just fits. 

Well, the new year is upon us – and it is a time for you to say goodbye to the old and welcome in the new. We’ve been through a couple of crazy and unusual years. And you’ve dealt with everything that came your way like the champ you are. So you deserve a new treat – a THOR Kitchen refrigerator – to start fresh for 2022. Besides, you have to keep that significant other and the kids happy, too. 

November 23, 2021 by Chris Rice 0 Comments

Which Refrigerator Style is Right for Your Kitchen?

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Did you know that your typical household refrigerator has an average lifespan of about 14 years? This means there is going to come a time when you find yourself having to invest in a new refrigerator. Maybe that time is now, maybe your refrigerator is showing signs of decline, or maybe you are just interested in upgrading your kitchen. 

Before you can buy that new refrigerator, you have to know which style is right for you. 

If you find yourself in the market for a new refrigerator, then you must stop and take a moment to learn about your options. Over the years, there have been big changes in the appliance world – so don’t be surprised if you find yourself standing in a big box store staring at refrigerators and scratching your head. What kind of refrigerator do you need? And which style is best for your kitchen? 

If you can vividly see yourself in this situation, then perhaps you just got done searching and found your way here. Good news – we’ve got everything you need to know about which style of a refrigerator will best fit your needs. 

Top Freezer Refrigerator

Refrigerators with a top freezer are one of the most common, traditional refrigerators on the market. They have a small freezer up top and a larger refrigerated space below. This type is the most economical – in manufacturing and in purchasing. But, that doesn’t always mean it’s the best option. 

One, the doors to the freezer and refrigerator are the width of the refrigerator which may not make it ideal for all kitchens. Two, most people spend more time in the fridge and less time in the freezer — this could mean a lot of bending which is not always convenient. 

Bottom Freezer

Bottom freezers are the opposite. The refrigerator is located on the top with the freezer being a pull-out drawer at the bottom. Oddly, even though the design is only flipped, it seems to have much more space for organization. 

You don’t have to bend every time you need something from the refrigerator, though you will each time you go into the freezer. The bottom drawer can pull out quite a distance and the refrigerator door will open the width of the unit, so you will need to make sure you have the space for it. You will not, otherwise, be able to fully access what you need to.

This has been a popular choice for several years due to its easily accessed, large internal capacity. Though many have complained about having the icemaker so low in the unit. 

Side-By-Side Refrigerators

Side-by-side refrigerators are not to be confused with French Door refrigerators, though they are very similar. These appliances, however, actually have the freezer and the refrigerator side by side. The split runs the entire height of the appliance. 

This may be an ideal option for someone with a small kitchen who does not necessarily have a lot of space for doors to open or drawers to pull out. And, nearly all of these models come with ice and water dispensers in the door which a lot of consumers love. 

The problem is that, although the freezer extends the entire height of the refrigerator, it is thin and narrow. It may look like it has a lot of freezer space, but things like pizza boxes, for example, have a hard time finding a place to fit. 

French Door Refrigerator

The French Door refrigerator is a rising star in the kitchen appliance world. It gives a modern spin to the old side-by-side refrigerator – except when you open both doors, you are looking at only the refrigerator compartment. The unit is not split, but only the doors. This has a couple of benefits. 

  • You get some aesthetically pleasing style but still have wide-open refrigerator space. 
  • You can save energy and keep your fridge cooler by only opening the door where you need something. 
  • The huge space easily fits big items, like party platters and pizza boxes, etc. 

The bottom freezer is usually a deep drawer – sometimes two. This gives you the ability to keep things organized. This is especially true when there are storage drawers to keep the space conveniently separated into different areas.

Some French door refrigerators come with 4 doors, using two more french doors for the bottom freezer section. This not only keeps the freezer section colder but also allows for easier organization thanks to drawers and door storage space.  

French Door refrigerators require less space when opening which means they don’t require a lot of kitchen space to use efficiently. One thing to keep in mind is that, just like other bottom freezers, the ice maker will be in the top part of the bottom freezer. This isn’t an inconvenience to most people, but some do find the bending for ice not ideal. 

Overall, french door refrigerators are continuing to grow in popularity. 

The Perfect Refrigerator

So, what refrigerator style is right for your kitchen? Thor Kitchen has two that may be the perfect option for you. Both are timeless stainless steel (which is also easy to clean and fingerprint-resistant), as well as having french doors, a bottom freezer, cooling systems to reduce freezer burn – and so much more. 

36-inch, 4-door French Door refrigerator, Model Number HRF3603F from Thor Kitchen comes with some must-have features: 

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Thor Kitchen’s 36 Inch Professional French Door Refrigerator in Stainless Steel, Counter Depth

  • 22.6 cubic feet of storage space
  • LED showcase lighting
  • Automatic ice maker
  • Touch controls
  • Door alarm
  • Adjustable racks and shelves
  • Triple-Tech cooling systems that control the temperature in each department

36-inch Pro-style French Door refrigerator, Model Number HRF3601F from Thor Kitchen also comes with some great features like these: 

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36 Inch French Door Refrigerator in Stainless Steel, Counter Depth

  • 20.7 cubic feet of flexible storage space
  • Showcase LED lighting
  • Dual cooling system
  • Automatic ice maker
  • Door storage
  • Door alarm
  • Adjustable racks and shelves
  • Two freezer drawers for convenience and easy organization

Regardless of your reasons for needing a new refrigerator in your kitchen, you now have a better understanding of which style is the right style for you. Just be sure to check your measurements before you make that purchase!

THOR Kitchen on CBS’s Secret Celebrity Renovation

In the show’s series premiere, NBA superstar Chris Paul surprises his grandparents with a full kitchen renovation in the North Carolina home they have lived in for over 50 years. THOR Kitchen delivered the goods to help Chris and his family gift their grandma with the kitchen of her dreams. Is someone cutting onions in here? 😭

Shop the look:

Check out the products featured in Chris Paul’s grandparent’s new THOR Kitchen!

30 Inch Professional Gas Range

The THOR Kitchen 30 Inch Professional Liquid Propane Range is a stainless-steel machine that is designed with professional features and functionality. This powerful range has 4 burners including an 18,000 BTU single burner, a 15,000 BTU dual burner and two 12,000 BTU single burners giving you the flexible cooktop you’ve been dreaming about. Learn more here. 

 

 

30 Inch Wall Mount Range Hood

The 30 Inch Wall Mount Range Hood in Stainless Steel adds a sleek, modern look to your kitchen and is designed to eliminate odors, smoke and steam quietly and efficiently. Fish on the plate? Good. The lingering aroma of fish in every room? Not so good. Learn more here.

 

 

36 Inch Professional French Door Refrigerator

Let’s keep everything as cool, crisp, cold and/or frozen as the recipe calls for, shall we? Answering the call is THOR Kitchen’s 36 Inch Professional French Door Refrigerator. Inside is where the magic happens, you’ll find two freezer drawers, a full-width chiller drawer and a Dual Cooling system that separates the refrigerator and freezer zones.  Moisture, odor transfer and freezer burn? Gone. Compliments on meals? Way, way up. Learn more here.

 

 

 

24 Inch Built-in Dishwasher

Whether entertaining for one or hosting a full-blown dinner party, things generally get a little messy.  That’s where a THOR Kitchen dishwasher is a thing of beauty.  You’ll find useful features like a multiple filtration system for optimal performance using less water and energy, and a Smart Wash System that determines the cycle to use depending on the soil level of the load.  Plus four hardworking sprayer arms, delay start and a handy detergent/rinse aid dispenser.  It’s a well-crafted machine that never met a meal it didn’t love. Learn more here.

August 6, 2021 by Chris Rice 0 Comments

6 Reasons You’ll Love this Counter Depth French Door Refrigerator

We get excited over a lot of things, don’t we? Like walking out of work on the last day before vacation, an ice-cold beer after a hot day of working in the yard, or finding the most comfortable pair of jeans that fit just right. But, have you ever found yourself getting excited over a refrigerator before? Well, it is time that you do. 

There are those appliances you can have in your kitchen that just serve a purpose. And then there are those appliances you have that just make sense. That’s why you need this counter depth french door refrigerator by THOR Kitchen. It is bound to transform your life.  

Our Counter Depth French Door Refrigerator – HRF3601F

This Thor Kitchen 36-inch professional French door refrigerator is exactly the refrigerator we are talking about. It is designed with professional qualities but with a softer look to fit your home’s kitchen. 

It comes with so many features and – it is sure to make you want to cook fresh, eat leftovers (because you can find them), and feel like you are finally doing life right. 

The best part? It may look like it will break the bank — but it won’t. What more could you ask for? Oh, right — all the reasons you’ll love it.

Let’s get to it. 

1. It Fits Your Kitchen Space

This new refrigerator is designed to into a cut-out space. This means that as you run from one end of your kitchen to the other trying to prepare meals for your family, it won’t get in the way of your flow. 

This counter-depth refrigerator is “counter-depth” so you can glide on by like the rockstar you are without ever missing a beat. Just check out these dimensions: 35.75” x 69” x 26.75”.

2. Ample Storage Space

Let’s have a moment of silence for all those leftovers that have found their way to the back of the fridge and never saw life again – may they rest in peace. 

We all need extra space in our refrigerator. Piling things on top of each other or shoving things back further into the unknown does nothing but waste food and damage containers. A refrigerator should have enough space that you can neatly organize and always know where to find things. It may sound like a dream, but it is a reality when you have this French door refrigerator. 

You will find yourself with a whopping 20.7 cubic feet of flexible storage space. And because the shelves are all adjustable you can organize the inside of your refrigerator any way that suits your needs.

Did we mention that there is ample door storage, too? No longer is this space just for cheese or salad dressing. You can house large gallon jugs in this space. Yes, you read that right. Your gallon containers of milk and orange juice can fit in the door – allowing you to free up the shelf space! 

On top of it being wonderful to be able to find what you need when you need it, you should know that you will be less likely to waste food because you can see it!

3. Enjoy an Organized Freezer

Have you ever had an organized freezer? Most freezer spaces are so tiny as if they are an afterthought in the manufacturing process. There is barely room to store all your frozen items, let alone keep them organized. 

With this two-drawer freezer, you will find that organization is really a possibility. You get two pull-out drawers that are deep and have dividing tools to help you make the most of the space. You can organize it any way you want to thanks to all the space. 

4. LED Lighting Like No Other

Trying to find one small item in a fridge full of food — and one tiny lightbulb can be frustrating. Not to mention that it sort of looks a bit dingy when you open the refrigerator door. With this French door refrigerator, you will find that it has LED lighting throughout the inside that makes it look like you are showcasing the vanilla yogurt and the mason jar of overnight oats. And, when we say throughout the inside we mean it. No single light bulb in this fridge. 

It looks nice and shines bright. And then, of course, there is that tiny factor that LED lighting can actually be energy-saving and better for the environment. Easy ways to reduce your carbon footprint should be a no-brainer. 

5. A Stunning Stainless Steel Finish

Stainless steel looks fantastic – always. It shines, it is modern, yet it fits nearly any and every design style you choose. This is a well designed refrigerator that is built to last for years to come. So it doesn’t matter what your tastes will be in the future, this stunning stainless steel finish will transition with you — and look good doing it. 

One thing to also note about stainless steel is that it is easy to clean, too. This means you can easily keep germs and fingerprints at bay while also maintaining a healthy shine.

6. All The Small Things = Big Perks

Last but not least we want you to understand that there are a lot of small things that, when combined together, lead to great perks. Things you may have never missed – until you had it. For instance – 

  • A full-width chiller drawer
  • A dual cooling system to maintain proper humidity and reduce freezer burn
  • An automatic ice maker for ice on-demand
  • A door alarm to let you know that the door has been left open
  • Adjustable racks and shelves throughout the unit

And that’s just the beginning. 

Are you ready for a new refrigerator that will outshine all the others? Are you ready to see what life is like with a fridge that works for your benefit? Are you interested in knowing what it means to be able to find – and eat – those leftovers before they start looking like science projects? 

Then it is time to take the leap and invest in the THOR Kitchen French door refrigerator. There are so many reasons why you’ll love it. 

The Benefits of an Undercounter Refrigerator

Have you ever thought about adding an under-counter refrigerator to your appliance entourage? While it may not seem like it is a totally necessary addition, you may re-think that decision after hearing about their benefits. Undercounter refrigerators may be small in size, but that doesn’t mean they don’t come with a mighty purpose. Those who have them, love them. Those who don’t, well – they haven’t discovered what they are missing yet. Today, let’s take a look at the benefits that an under-counter refrigerator can bring to your home – and your life.

A Place for Cold Drinks

Have you ever noticed how many people tend to have an extra refrigerator just for drinks? Often, this is a full-sized refrigerator found tucked away in the garage. While this is very convenient to have, giving up all that space is not. With an under-counter refrigerator, you can have this extra place to stash cold drinks without taking up too much space. And it wouldn’t even require a walk to the garage – or even require that you have a garage in the first place! Not to mention how much space this would free up in your main refrigerator.

Keep Your Refrigerator Organized

Whether you choose to use an under-counter refrigerator as a place to store drinks or not is your choice. But, know this – having the additional refrigerator is going to allow you to keep your full-sized refrigerator more organized. Try as we may, it is so hard to keep things organized. We may start off great after a shopping trip, giving each item its special place and making sure everything is easily seen. But then, what happens? That’s right – life happens. Leftovers get thrown in there, something doesn’t make it back to its designated spot, or someone moved everything looking for the ketchup. Before you know it, your organized mess becomes chaos. By having an additional space to store food items of your choice, you are essentially taking some pressure off of your full-sized refrigerator. You are allowing things to be spread out and organized much more neatly so that everything can be seen – and be accessible. It just feels good.

Allow Your Kitchen to be Streamlined

Streamlining your kitchen may not be something you have taken into too much consideration. But how many times have you been rushed to cook dinner or get breakfast on the table for your kids before school? Sometimes you need to move fast. And when you have to run back and forth to the refrigerator – even if it means walking 8 steps in another direction – you are taking time away from your cooking or food prep. Let’s not even get into how much extra time you would need if your refrigerator is disorganized. Make use of an under-counter refrigerator by putting the things you access most frequently in it. This grab-n-go idea will allow you to get your meals prepared much faster than you’d otherwise expect. It makes the whole process of cooking much easier as you can freely flow around your kitchen and grab exactly what you need in a jiffy.

Help with Weekly Meal Prep

Do you participate in weekly meal prep? So many people are on this trend, spending Sundays prepping lunches and such for the week so that they are eating healthier and eating homecooked meals rather than hitting up the drive-through or ordering takeout. While this weekly meal prep has helped many people, it doesn’t come without its frustrations. The biggest one being – where to store the food! For many of us, it is hard enough just to store the food we buy from the grocery store. Planning and prepping and having 5-7 prepped meal containers can cause complete congestion in the refrigerator. And, depending on what you have, keeping it organized won’t even help. Do you know what will? You’ve got it – an under-counter refrigerator. Prep your meals and put them in this fridge for convenience.

Use it Anywhere in the Home

Just because it is a refrigerator doesn’t mean it has to be installed in the kitchen. This compact appliance can be used in a variety of different places, including the outdoor patio or grilling area, the garage, the basement or bar area, or even the den. They are perfect for holding drinks, snacks, condiments, and other items that you want to conveniently access in whatever specified area they are housed in. Don’t feel restricted with this under-counter refrigerator. Instead, allow your creative juices to flow so you can determine just how it can make your life even better by bringing it home!

Top if Off with Stainless Steel

Stainless steel is beautiful and timeless. And it fits nearly every design style, whether contemporary, modern, traditional, elegant, farmhouse and more. By investing in a stainless steel under-counter refrigerator you can rest easy knowing that it, too, will flow seamlessly in uniform with your other appliances. Perhaps what makes it even more helpful is that if you choose to install this refrigerator in other areas of the home, you can do so without worry. The shine and elegance that come with its finish mean it will fit nicely anywhere in your home regardless of your design style or color scheme. This also means that it won’t look like an eyesore! Instead, it will blend wonderfully with everything else in your home.

Save Energy

While you will save energy for yourself by not having to walk to your full-sized refrigerator and dig for what you need, that is not the energy we are referring to. Designed using energy-efficient LED lighting and a convection cooling system to help maintain a consistent temperature, you can find comfort in knowing you are keeping your energy costs down – which is always a benefit. Plus, you won’t be holding that refrigerator door open for too long anymore in search of what you need. In short, your energy costs for your refrigerator maintaining its temperature will also drop.

Conclusion

If you are still on the fence about adding a stainless steel under-counter refrigerator to your home, remember the benefits of convenience and savings. Two important things to consider when purchasing a new kitchen appliance.

5 Types of Pro-Style Kitchen Appliances

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Are you building a new kitchen from scratch? Are you remodeling your kitchen? Looking to update your appliances? Want to change things up a bit?

There are so many choices you have when it comes to choosing the right appliances for yourself. You are probably thinking that you have seen them all already. A quick internet search or a walk through a home improvement store and your head may be spinning. How on earth do you even begin to choose which one would best fit your kitchen?

Ready for a life-changing tip? You need to opt for pro-style appliances. These are designed with the durability that commercial appliances have, but with a softer appearance beautifully fit for every home kitchen.

Don’t believe us? Here are 5 types of pro-style kitchen appliances that you must have.

A refrigerator is an important addition to the kitchen. Sure, you need a range, a dishwasher, and so on – but you definitely need a refrigerator to keep your food healthy and your drinks cold. This stainless steel, French door refrigerator is both beautiful and sturdy. In other words, it is built to last without looking dull.

Inside, you will find a ton of space that can aid in keeping things organized as well as two large freezer drawers. Did we mention there is an automatic ice maker, too?

This refrigerator comes with a handy feature – a digital display on the outside of the door that lets you know its health at a glance. Plus, these additional features:

  • Counter-Depth French Door
  • 2-Drawer Freezer provides better organization
  • A full-width chiller drawer provides flexible storage
  • Retractable shelf designed to fit taller items with ease
  • Dual cycle and dual air-cooled refrigeration system
  • 2 large humidity controlled fresh food drawers

2. Thor Kitchen’s 48-Inch Pro-Style Professional Dual Fuel Range, Model Number HRD4803U

If you want a professional style range because you do a lot of cooking, then you may want to consider this large dual fuel range that gives you the right fuel for the right type of cooking. If you ask any chef or baker, you will learn that gas stoves are the go-to heating type and that electric ovens lead to thorough, even baking every time. With a dual fuel range, you get the best of both worlds.

Of course, this pro-style range also gives you 6 burners with continuous cast-iron grates and porcelain underneath for easy cleanup. And, not only does it have one 4.2 cubic foot range, but it also has a second one with 2.5 more cubic feet of baking space. It, too, has porcelain inside so it is easy to clean.

Looking for more features? No worries – you will definitely find them:

  • Black porcelain drip pan on the cooktop
  • Blue porcelain oven interior
  • Thermostat controlled griddle with dishwasher safe drip pan
  • Heavy-duty continuous cast-iron cooking grates
  • Convection oven fan (30 in.)
  • Three (3) halogen oven interior lights
  • Thermostat controlled electric oven
  • CSA certified metal burner control knobs

3. Thor Kitchen’s 30-Inch Professional Self-Cleaning Electric Wall Oven, Model Number HEW3001

A built-in wall oven will offer your space a unique look with plenty of beautiful kitchen design options. With a wall oven, you are not limited to keeping the oven underneath your cooktop or rangetop. Many designers choose to place the wall oven on an adjacent wall with the addition of a storage cabinet underneath the cooktop or rangetop.

Not only does it look beautiful, but the THOR self-cleaning electric wall oven is also multi-functional. It offers different modes including bake, multi-convection modes, and more.

Check out all the features below:

  • Touch Operated Glass Panel
  • Multiple Convection Modes
  • Hidden Bake Capacity
  • Large 4.8 cu. ft. Oven Capacity
  • Stainless Steel Exterior
  • 3500W Top Heater
  • 3000W Bottom Heater
  • Self-Cleaning Function
  • Easy-to-Clean Interior
  • White LED Display

4. Thor Kitchen’s 30-Inch Pro-Style Gas Range, Model Number LRG3001U

 If you are looking for a gas range that looks good, gives you long-lasting durability, and fits any size kitchen, then look no further. With a stainless-steel finish that can’t be beaten, this range is sure to blend perfectly with all of your other kitchen appliances – regardless of your design style. Yes, it is that versatile.

Believe it or not, this 30-inch range brings 5 burners with it and 4.5 cubic feet of oven space. You can cook up the main course and all the sides without running out of space. And, well, that’s important for those who love to cook for others.

Thanks to the porcelain drip pan on the stove and the porcelain in the oven, cleanup is a breeze. But, that’s not the only great feature. You’ll find these, too –

  • Heavy-Duty Continuous Cast Iron Cooking Grates. They will not rust or tarnish with your heavy cooking. That means they will always keep your gas stove looking sharp.
  • Black ABS Knobs
  • Halogen Lights
  • Commercial Convection Fan
  • Triple Layered Glass Window
  • Storage Drawer at Bottom
  • Broiler burner

5. Thor Kitchen’s 24-Inch Top Control Dishwasher, Model Number HDW2401SS

Every commercial kitchen is going to have a dishwasher. And, if you are going for pro-style cooking appliances, that must mean you are pretty serious about cleaning, too. You will get clean, sanitized dishes each and every time while also saving water, energy, and money.

With a top control dishwasher, you get a sleek look without any buttons to accidentally hit. It’s quiet and uses a smart wash system, too. Like the other appliances above, there are even more features for this dishwasher –

  • Delayed start-up to 24hrs in advance
  • Multiple filter system
  • 45 dB noise level
  • Smart wash system
  • 3-arm jet sprayer
  • Removable utensil basket
  • Child lock safety protection

THOR Kitchen offers the best professional appliances for your home kitchen at an affordable price. Browse our collection of professional appliances or find a dealer near you so can join the ranks and #COOKLIKEAGOD.

Add an Outdoor Kitchen Refrigerator to Your Grill Station

Outdoor Kitchen Refrigerator

It’s that time of year again. As spring nears, you may be thinking about making improvements to your outdoor grill station. One of the easiest things you can to do improve your grill outside is to add an outdoor refrigerator.

In this article, we’re taking a closer look at how to add an outdoor kitchen refrigerator to your grill station.

Add an Outdoor Kitchen Refrigerator to Your Grill Station

There are some things that just make sense. You know, having popcorn while watching a movie. Putting blinds up in the windows of your new home. Getting gas in your car before it starts flashing E. And, wearing sunglasses at the beach.

These and more are just things that make sense to do to make our lives a little more content and happy, aren’t they? Well, there is something else that just makes sense, too – and that is adding an outdoor kitchen refrigerator to your grill station.

Whether you have your backyard decked out or you are just starting to build your place of blissful escape, you need a refrigerator.

Here’s how to add an outdoor kitchen refrigerator to your grill station in time for spring.

Finish Your Outdoor Oasis

Your backyard can either serve as wasted space. Or, it can be transformed into a space that you will use regularly – you know, a private outdoor oasis. Many people work to make this a reality and it doesn’t require too much effort.

For instance, think of the feelings and such that you want to try to achieve with your upgraded outdoor space. Perhaps you want it to be welcoming, comfortable, enjoyable, lit up, and so lyrical. Sound about right?

By adding some outdoor furniture, an outdoor rug, bistro lighting, and some speakers, you have already begun creating a magical space. Now, add a table, a grill, and a refrigerator – and you never have to leave your backyard! In fact, you have created the perfect entertaining spot for your friends and family.

Added Convenience at the Grill

When you are spending time outdoors in the nice space that you transformed, grilling some delicious eats can be tasty. In fact, just as the kitchen is the heart of the home and it becomes a social area when cooking, so can be your outdoors.

Create a comfortable outdoor setting for your friends and family to congregate in addition to that kitchen of yours. But watch out – there is a good chance that this outdoor space will quickly become a favorite. It will be cozy and, when you add conveniences like a grill and refrigerator, it makes it that much more desirable. Who wouldn’t want to be here?

Now, let’s talk about that grill for a moment. How many times have you been in the middle of cooking outdoors only to realize that you forgot a seasoning or sauce indoors? Or how the inconvenience of having to juggle all the food, keeping all the cold food indoors while you grill, then having to rush to bring it together.

Enter Thor Kitchen’s under-counter refrigerator. This is a game-changer for your grill station. You can keep your marinades, sauces, and other seasonings in the refrigerator so that it is easily accessible when cooking as if you were in your own kitchen. You can store your other cold food items – or even your raw food before grilling.
In other words, an under-counter refrigerator in this area makes this much, much more convenient.

Have Cold Drinks Handy

Now that you have a backyard escape, you and your friends/family will likely be spending more time out there. Sitting back sipping an ice-cold beverage as you socialize is a common thing to do. Though, having to go into the kitchen and leave a good conversation can be an interruption that can throw off the entire flow.

However – what would happen if you invested in an under-counter refrigerator for your grill station and backyard area? Well, you would continue to enjoy your company while having a steady supply of icy-cold beverages.
Score!

Keep Your Space Looking Spectacular

Now when we suggest the benefits of adding an under-counter refrigerator, we don’t mean just any refrigerator. Remember, you are decorating this space so that it has a certain feel, right? You want it to be as beautiful of a space on the outside of your home as you would find on the inside.

Therefore, you cannot settle for just any refrigerator.
Thor Kitchen offers an under-counter refrigerator that comes in a bright, shiny stainless steel – and offers a look of high-quality. Investing in a refrigerator that looks delightful can even be an eye-catching addition that can finally complete your backyard transformation.

Remember – not only do you need something that looks good, but it has to feel right, too.

A Refrigerator You Will Love

As we mentioned, Thor Kitchen has an under-counter refrigerator that will fit neatly under the counter. This refrigerator comes with a shiny stainless steel finish and its own set of great features. To help make your decision easier, we thought we’d break down the details of this under-counter refrigerator for you here:

Thor Kitchen Model Number TRF2401U is a 24-inch undercounter refrigerator. One of the many great things about this refrigerator is that not only does it conveniently fit under the counter, but it also counter-depth as well. This means it will fit perfectly in your space without protruding or giving you unattractive, hard lines.

Thor Kitchen’s under-counter model doesn’t open like an ordinary refrigerator. Rather, it consists of two drawers which make it easily accessible – and easy to keep organized.
You will find that this model of under-counter refrigerator also comes with these wonderful benefits:

Stainless steel finish that shines while allowing for minimal fingerprints. Of course, cleaning stainless steel is a breeze. Plus, for an outdoor refrigerator exposed to elements, this finish is durable and will stand up well to the weather.

Digital controls with blue lighting for a look of quality as well as for ease of use.
LED lighting allows you to visibly see everything in the refrigerator – especially after dark. But, that’s not all – LED lighting is energy efficient, helping the planet and your wallet over time.

Four adjustable leveling legs to help you level out the refrigerator regardless of your outdoor surface.

Quiet operating noise level.

The convection cooling system provides a quick cool down and consistent temperature.
Don’t you feel that your outdoor space is missing this?

Well, there you have it. When you find yourself ready to create a magnificent outdoor grilling space, then don’t forget the under-counter refrigerator.

February 13, 2020 by Thor Kitchen 0 Comments

Upgrading to a Pro Style Refrigerator in 2020

Pro Style Refrigerator

Is it time for a new refrigerator?

If so, you may be interested in upgrading to a pro style refrigerator this year. These types of refrigerators include a variety of features and benefits unavailable in other models.

In this article, we’re taking a closer look at some of the reasons that make a pro style refrigerator stand out from the rest.

Upgrading to a Pro-Style Refrigerator in 2020

Every trip to the grocery store costs you money – money that you worked hard for and earned. The last thing you would want to happen is to lose your perishable, refrigerated items because you should have upgraded your appliance and never did.

And, because when something goes wrong, it usually goes really wrong – what if your refrigerator stopped cooling right after you unload your bi-weekly grocery haul?

Don’t leave this to chance. Instead, make the decision now to upgrade to a prostyle refrigerator in 2020.

Why Upgrade to a Pro-Style Refrigerator?

Pro-Style refrigerators are durable and strong. They are built with the ability to handle heavy use while designed with elegance and class in mind.

Truth be told, you have the ability to purchase any sort of refrigerator on the market. But, why would you want to purchase a refrigerator that does not offer you anything but cold food in return? With a pro-style refrigerator, you have an appliance that:

  • Will fit well with any design style you should use for your kitchen.
  • Will stand the test of time with heavy use in your kitchen.
  • Is easily cleaned – looking sharp, new, and shiny at all times.
  • Works for you, accommodating nearly anything you need it to.

The appliances you invest in should serve two purposes – the function they are designed for and pulling the design and flow of your kitchen together.

A pro-style refrigerator can do just that. In fact, why don’t we take a look at a couple of pro-style refrigerators that are hot items in 2020?

Thor Kitchen Model Number HRF3603F

This Thor Kitchen refrigerator is a great – and unique – option for your kitchen. Many refrigerators have French doors, but have you ever seen a French door freezer, too? This pro-style refrigerator actually comes with 4-doors. If you are looking for something a little outside of the usual, then you found it. In shiny stainless steel, this pro-style refrigerator will be the talk of the kitchen – and a great focal point, too.

Easily access every inch of the 22.6 cubic foot refrigerator and freezer thanks to the wide-open doors. It makes organization a breeze, too.

This refrigerator comes with many features you are looking for, such as:

  • Dual cycle and dual air-cooled refrigeration system to keep things moving.
  • Automatic ice maker.
  • Recessed handles for added space.
  • LED lighting for energy efficiency.
  • Adjustable shelves to fit any size items.
  • Touch controls and temperature adjustment.
  • Ample freezer storage space with 6 drawers and door storage space.
  • Two humidity-controlled drawers to keep fruits and veggies fresher longer.

If you are looking for a pro-style refrigerator that will give you everything you want and then some, then this is the refrigerator you have been looking for. Stand out and shine.

Thor Kitchen Model Number HRF3602

Does your kitchen lack space? Are you looking for a refrigerator that will give you everything you want without taking up extra space? How about a sleek refrigerator with recessed handles that fit nicely in a counter-depth space? This stainless steel model from Thor Kitchen offers 22.5 cubic feet of space to be organized behind an upper French door refrigerator and two bottom freezer drawers.

Lots of great features, too, much like the refrigerator previously mentioned. Here are some of the highlights you will find on this pro-style model:

  • Energy efficiency with LED lighting and a door alarm, which is also a great addition to those looking to be more energy conscious.
  • Six adjustable shelves.
  • Automatic ice maker.
  • Adjustable temperature control.

This pro-style model also comes in black stainless steel for 2020. Have you seen it? Of course, it comes with all the benefits of regular stainless steel but presents itself in a sleek, matte black finish. It is becoming more and more common in kitchens around the country. And, for good reason. It looks great and adds a bit of depth to the kitchen. Of course, it also goes great with any design style – just like its stainless steel sister.

If you decide that you want to give this option a try, then you will find this black stainless steel refrigerator under Thor Kitchen’s Model Number HRF3602BS.

Thor Kitchen Model Number HRF3601F

This stainless steel refrigerator from Thor Kitchen is a durable, pro-style refrigerator that would look perfect with any kitchen design style, from the farm to the most modern. The refrigerator is on top and has French doors that allow for easy viewing of every corner in the refrigerator without requiring bending. The bottom freezer consists of two drawers which bring great ability to maintain organization and visibility.

If you want a refrigerator that is counter-depth so it will slide in and look flush within your kitchen, this one is it. In fact, if you want specifics, it measures 35 3/4″ width x 69 7/8″ height x 28 3/4″ depth – and provides 15.16 cubic feet of refrigerator space and 5.69 cubic feet of freezer capacity. Plenty of space for everything you need.

As for the features it boasts, you will want to check these out –

  • A full-width chiller drawer for flexible storage.
  • Retractable shelf designed to fit taller items with ease.
  • Dual cycle and dual air-cooled refrigeration system.
  • Two large humidity-controlled fresh food drawers.
  • High-efficiency LED lighting.
  • Five refrigerator shelves made of tempered glass.
  • Four gallon-size storage bins for the ultimate storage capabilities.
  • Automatic defrost (no more manual defrosting) in the freezer to keep things running smoothly.
  • Automatic Icemaker.

Conclusion

Now that you know what a pro style refrigerator has to offer, you can take a closer look at the models available.

If you are ready to upgrade to a pro-style refrigerator in 2020, then now is the time to do so. As you can see, Thor Kitchen has some amazing options for you with features that outshine the refrigerator you currently have in your kitchen. So, what are you waiting for?

February 1, 2020 by Thor Kitchen 0 Comments

Discover the Classic French Door Refrigerator

French Door Refrigerator

Looking for a new pro-style refrigerator for your home?

In this article, we’re taking a closer look at the design and benefits of the classic French Door refrigerator.

French Door Refrigerator

If you have decided to make a major purchase recently, then there is a very high chance that you were met with some important decisions. Whether an automobile, new flooring for your bathroom, a family vacation, or an appliance,  there are so many options on the market that it forces you to have to make a choice.

From something basic to another that has more bells and whistles than you’d ever need, pick one. What will it be? How do you decide which is the best choice? How do you know whether you should spend the extra money or keep it simple?

These are the same questions you’d likely find yourself asking if you are looking to purchase a new refrigerator for your kitchen. And, while you may consider all the high-tech gadgets out there that make your refrigerator do everything but cook your food for you, sometimes you just need to stick with the classic.

Why?

Because classics can only be referred to as such if they live up to the quality and convenience that so many love to welcome into their kitchen.

So, what do you get by going with a classic – and why are they so sought after? Let’s take a look at Thor Kitchen’s classic French door refrigerator.

The Makings of a Classic

How does something become a classic? And, what does it mean?

  • It means that the item has been tried and true.
  • It means that it has stood the test of time – and still remains highly desirable.
  • It means that is built with such a quality that others have found beneficial time and time again.
  • It means that it stands out about others. New models may come and go – and still, this classic is desired.

When Thor Kitchen designed its classic French door refrigerator, it did so with such durability, style, and quality that it meets all of these qualifications and more. Model number HRF3602 truly is a classic refrigerator. And, one that you need in your kitchen.

Why People Want it

Have you ever found a pair of jeans that fit you so well that you went back and bought a few more pairs? If a refrigerator was not such a large purchase, there is a good chance more people would be doing the same with it. Once you find the one that meets your needs, gives you the reliability that you can count on, and has everything you need in a refrigerator, you keep it. It’s that simple.

And for those who have purchased Thor Kitchen’s French door refrigerator, model number HRF3602, they know exactly what we’re talking about.

So, what is it about this refrigerator that sets it apart from others?

Quality

When it comes to quality, you will find that this refrigerator is made with professional chefs in mind. It is up to the challenge of a large family and a lot of heavy use. Manufactured using only the finest quality products, it can handle the heat that it will face in a busy kitchen each and every day.

Classy style

The timeless look of stainless steel is enough. It is durable, strong, and easy-to-clean metal that shines beautifully with the kitchen’s any design style. But, Thor Kitchen goes a step further. This stainless steel refrigerator brings its class also due to its French door design and recessed handles. It is a sleek and smooth addition to your space.

Functionality

Having a refrigerator that works well is only half the equation. You also need a refrigerator that is going to allow you to indulge in its functionality. Here’s the thing – would you want a top of the line refrigerator that has a ton of bonus features? Or, would you want a classic top of the line refrigerator that offers the features you need and the organization to make your life easier?

We thought you’d say the latter.

This classic French door refrigerator has movable shelving, two freezer drawers, humidity-controlled produce drawers and more – all offering the organization and functionality you are looking for.

Finding the Right French Door Refrigerator

Now that you know why people want it, perhaps you should more intimately discover all that this classic refrigerator has to offer you and your family. Let’s take a look at the size, design, and features, shall we?

Thor Kitchen’s model number HRF3602 gives you a total of 22.5 cubic feet of space to store all your perishable food and drink items. This French Door Refrigerator comes with a two-drawer bottom-freezer that allows easy access with a great organized style. Designed with recessed handles, this counter-depth model refrigerator will give you more freedom to move around your kitchen. And, of course, the stainless steel design gives you lasting durability you can count on.

Plain and simple, this refrigerator is tastefully sleek and bright. It is freestanding and designed to fit nearly every style from modern and contemporary to traditional and elegant.  It is sure to be eye-catching to all who enter this heart of your home.

Ready for even more specs and features?

  • You will find six adjustable shelves within the refrigerator and a total of four baskets within the drawers of the freezer.
  • Never waste energy or food again with a door alarm that will let you know when a door has inadvertently been left open.
  • LED lighting gives you illumination and is highly energy-efficient.
  • And automatic ice maker conveniently provides you ice.
  • The beauty from the outside also fills the inside, thanks to the silver interior.
  • Adjustable temperature control allows you to always have your refrigerator and freezer at your desired temperature.

Conclusion

Combining all of these features and specs with the quality, functionality, and style found only in a classic refrigerator, you will not be disappointed with Thor Kitchen’s stainless steel refrigerator, model number HRF3602.

 

December 1, 2019 by Thor Kitchen 0 Comments

4 High End Refrigerators You’ll Love

high end refrigerators

There is a wide selection of refrigerators available today. If you’re looking for something that looks great and will last for years, you may be interested in exploring high end refrigerators.

In this article, we’re taking a closer look at several high end refrigerators and their respective features to help you get started.

High End Refrigerators

Life would not be the same without the appliances in your kitchen. Take a moment and think about how you would make it through each and every day if you removed all your appliances. It would definitely have a negative impact on the way you cook and socialize in your kitchen.

Perhaps the biggest loss would come from losing the refrigerator. Appliances do wonderful things to fulfill our daily life – and a refrigerator is one of them. Sure, it does not necessarily cook up a delicious, nutritious meal. And, no it won’t clean up after you. But, what it does do is allow you to have healthy, fresh food kept right in your kitchen.

And, cold drinks? Yes, please!

Your refrigerator works to keep your food fresh and protects it from spoiling. So, you can cater to your family and friends with all the best – comfortingly knowing that your refrigerator has maintained the food properly. Well, that is as long as you have an effective, functional refrigerator.

To give the best, you need the best, And, here are 4 high end refrigerators that you are sure to love.

Stainless Steel Freestanding Refrigerator – HRF3601F

This stainless steel refrigerator from Thor Kitchen is a durable, pro-style refrigerator that would look perfect in any high-end setting. The upper refrigerator with French doors allows for easy viewing of the refrigerator without requiring bending. The bottom freezer consists of two drawers which bring great ability to maintain organization.

This refrigerator is counter-depth so it will slide in and look flush within your kitchen. In fact, it measures 35 3/4″ width x 69 7/8″ height x 28 3/4″ depth – and provides 15.16 cubic feet of refrigerator space and 5.69 cubic feet of freezer capacity. That’s a lot of space!

Looking for features? Check these out –

  • A full-width chiller drawer for flexible storage.
  • Retractable shelf designed to fit taller items with ease.
  • Dual cycle and dual air-cooled refrigeration system.
  • Two large humidity-controlled fresh food drawers.
  • Automatic ice maker.
  • High-efficiency LED lighting.
  • Five refrigerator shelves.
  • Two humidity-controlled drawers.
  • Four gallon-size storage bins.
  • Shelves made of tempered glass.
  • Automatic defrost the freezer.
  • Automatic Icemaker.

Stainless Steel French Door Refrigerator – HRF3602

What if you had a sleek refrigerator that had recessed handles and fit nicely at a counter-depth space? This stainless steel model from Thor Kitchen offers 22.5 cubic feet of space to be organized behind an upper French door refrigerator and two bottom freezer drawers.

Ready for the features? This is what you’ll find on this pro-style model:

  • Energy efficiency with LED lighting and a door alarm.
  • Six adjustable shelves.
  • Automatic ice maker.
  • Adjustable temperature control.

Black Stainless Steel French Door Refrigerator – HRF3602BS

Are you trendy? Are you always looking for the next big thing? If so, then you will love the black stainless steel French door refrigerator from Thor Kitchen. Black stainless steel offers all of the benefits of its shiny durable counterpart, but with a darker black, matte finish.

It is sure to look beautiful in any kitchen. Plus with all the features of the above model, HRF3602, you will welcome this refrigerator into your home – and listen for all the oohs and ahhs that come from the latest finish.

4 Door French Door Refrigerator with Ice Maker – HRF3603F

You’ve seen French door refrigerators, but have you ever seen a French door freezer, too? This high-end model refrigerator from Thor Kitchen comes with 4-doors. In shiny stainless steel, it will be the talk of the kitchen.

Easily access every inch of the 22.6 cubic foot refrigerator and freezer thanks to the wide-open doors. It makes organization a breeze, too.

This refrigerator comes with many features you are looking for, such as:

  • Dual cycle and dual air-cooled refrigeration system.
  • Automatic ice maker.
  • Recessed handles.
  • LED lighting for energy efficiency.
  • Adjustable shelves to fit any size items.
  • Touch controls and temperature adjustment.
  • Ample freezer storage space with 6 drawers and door storage space.
  • Two humidity-controlled drawers.

If you are looking for a high-end model refrigerator that will give you everything you want and more, then this is the refrigerator you have been looking for.

What You Should Be Looking For

Refrigerators vary greatly, especially in the features they provide. If you are wanting an appliance that is going to serve you well for years to come, there are a few key things you should be looking for.

  • Your refrigerator is likely to be the most used appliance in the kitchen. Do you really want it to like that’s the case? If not, then durability is what you are looking for. Stainless steel refrigerators will not rust or corrode. What’s more, is that the surface of this metal is non-porous which means it won’t hold germs left by dirty hands – and the germs won’t make it to your food!
  • Easy to clean. Because of the heavy use, your refrigerator is going to get dirty. There will be fingerprints and food smudges on the outside. Spills, leaks, and drips on the inside will leave the surface areas looking less than desirable. An ideal refrigerator will be easy to clean on the inside and out.
  • Adjustable shelving. Not all food items are created equal, but they will still need to be refrigerated. You need a refrigerator that will allow you to adjust the shelves to fit your needs. This includes regular shelving and those in the door. Plus, this is one of the necessities if you want an organized refrigerator.
  • Energy-efficient. You and your family will be in and out of the refrigerator all day long. You need one that is going to withstand the use and still provide you with energy-saving benefits. In addition, by including things such as LED lights, a refrigerator can look nice and be an aid to the environment.

Conclusion

Well, there you have it. Four of the best, high-end, durable, professionally-designed and styled refrigerators on the market. They can stand up to your heavy use and maintain their beautiful appearance with ease.

No matter what type of refrigerator you are seeking, any one of these Thor Kitchen refrigerators will be a welcome addition to your kitchen.

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