How is the food cooled in a refrigerator?

Answer I'm taking this to mean "how do refrigerators work?"A refrigerator (or fridge) is a heat exchanger attached to an insulated chamber; it removes heat from the chamber and pumps it outside. The rear ... Read More »

Top Q&A For: How is the food cooled in a refrigerator

Should cooked food be cooled down before putting in the fridge?

Not necessarily. Supposedly modern refrigerators can handle the chilling of hot food. But personally, I help it out, either by separating the food into smaller, shallower storage containers to perm... Read More »

What temperature should food be stored at in a refrigerator to chill food properly?

Between 1 to 5 degrees C, to hold food at a warm temperature you want it to be over 60C.

Liquid cooled vs. air cooled?

It is a rumor. There are plenty of air cooled engines that last a very long time. A liquid cooled engine is usually more stressed to produce more horsepower so they have to be liquid cooled to ke... Read More »

If your refrigerator died and you lost food how much can you ask the landlord for replacement of the lost food?

Answer Most of the time the answer is “Yes.” However, if you notify the landlord right away, he can usually have an appliance repair person there very quickly so you donÂ’t lose any food items. ... Read More »