The school year has begun, and that ensures the refrigerator will be opened promptly at 3:30 PM, Monday through Friday, until next summer. This door-in-door model won't curtail that behavior, but it could cut down on the electric bill, as it allows the main cooling compartment to remain sealed while still permitting access to a smaller, separate section of the fridge. Strategically stocking the outer enclosure of the Food ShowCase with juice boxes, string cheese, and assorted snacks du jour precludes the need for youngsters to rummage robotically through more grown-up victuals. samsung.com
Leslie Clagett is a seasoned yet passionate observer of the international kitchen
and bath industries, and the founder of KBCULTURE.com. An editor at publications ranging from Arts +
Architecture to Kitchens & Baths, she is also the author of The New
City Home [The Taunton Press], among other books. Leslie has a
tremendous respect for quality design and the people who labor in its
pursuit; her discerning eye has been known to get a little misty in the
presence of true beauty.