Refrigerators usually last for more than a decade before they need to be replaced. Determining the age of your fridge can help you make a decision on whether or not it may be time to replace it.
Find the model and serial number for your refrigerator
The model and serial number are located on a small label located inside the fridge. Look on the door, side or rear of the interior to find this small label.
Enter the model and serial number into a refrigerator dating website
There are many appliance-dating websites you can use to determine the age of your fridge. Enter the required information to being the dating process.
Consider replacing your refrigerator if it is over 10 years old
Replacing your fridge every 10 years ensures that you always have an energy-efficient model.