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If you’re into conserving energy—and who isn’t?—don’t keep a spare fridge in your garage. Refrigerators function most effectively at temperatures between 65 and 78 degrees. In summer, a non-climate controlled garage can reach temperatures in excess of 100 degrees, forcing the fridge to work overtime to keep cool—and running up your utility bills in the process. The fridge does no better in the winter, as even its insulated doors cannot keep perishable foods from freezing.
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