Step-by-Step guide on How to Install a New Refrigerator

Learn how to install a new refrigerator in this step-by-step guide. Follow these easy steps and have your fridge up and running in no time.

Refrigerators are one of the essential appliances in any home and a sizeable investment for any homeowner. That’s why you want to ensure your new fridge’s installation is done correctly and without cutting corners. Let Maydone help you figure it out. 

Step 1: Do the prep work 

There are certain things you need to do before purchasing a new refrigerator. 

Step 2: Arrange transportation and unpack the refrigerator

Make sure you can safely move the refrigerators from the store to your home, or have them delivered by the store. Appliances can get damaged if you don’t us proper transportation, especially something big and heavy like a fridge. 

Carefully unpack and remove all the packaging materials. Make sure you have all the necessary parts and accessories, such as the owner’s manual, ice maker, and water line.

Step 3: Place and level 

Move the refrigerator to its designated space and start to level the appliance. This works to ensure that the refrigerator is leveled from front to back and side to side. Preventing movement and possible damage to the appliance. 

Step 4: Connect to power and water 

Plug the appliance into an electrical outlet. Make sure the outlet is grounded and meets the  refrigerator’s electrical requirements.

If your refrigerator has an ice maker and water dispenser, you’ll need to connect a water line. Follow the manufacturer’s instructions for connecting the water line. Make sure the water supply valve is turned off before connecting the water line.

Step 5: Set up and enjoy! 

Only a few more things left to do for you to enjoy your fridge 

  1. Clean the inside of the refrigerators, sometimes factory debris or dust can collect on the inside. We suggest using natural products since you’ll have food in there. 
  2. Install compartments and drawers 
  3. Select your temperature settings 
  4. Fill with food
  5. Enjoy!

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