We know, you're conscious of your environmental footprint, but you still want appliances that are gorgeous and functional. Well, you're in luck -- the French door fridge does have an energy-saving benefit, and it looks pretty darn good too.
Think about it: Every time you open the refrigerator you're letting out a gust of cold air, and the fridge uses a lot of energy to get back to the right temperature once the door shuts again. With a French door model, you're only opening half of the fridge at a time, keeping more cold air inside. And if you buy a model with a middle drawer, you can store frequently used items -- like fruits, veggies or snacks -- in a place that lets even less cold air out when you open it.