Deep freezers can help you de-clutter the freezer on your standard refrigerator. When deciding whether to invest in a chest freezer or an upright freezer, there are many variables to consider. From the amount of space you have available to store your freezer to the amount of food you plan to keep in the freezer, you'll find a variety of options with different advantages and limitations to consider.
|Chest Freezers||Upright Freezers|
|Food storage||More storage||Less storage|
|Amount of floor space needed||More space needed||Less space needed|
|Energy efficiency||More energy efficient||Less energy efficient|
|Door seal||More tightly sealed||Can be tightly sealed|
|Organization||Less organized||More organized|
|Ease of access||More difficult to access food||Easier to access food|
*Refer to the Freezer Buying Guide for more specific dimension, capacity and cost ranges.