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Micro-Fridge Rental

IllinoisMom2006IllinoisMom2006 Posts: 879Registered User Member
Does anyone have any knowledge of, or experience with, the company IU uses for fridge rental? Their website is: www.IndianaFridges.com

We are thinking that rental might be the way to go, mainly to avoid having to lug 2 bulky appliances back and forth from home.

The deadline is 7/30th to get the reduced rate of $129. If you can split the cost with your roommate, the price doesn't seem too bad.

Any thoughts?
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Replies to: Micro-Fridge Rental

  • CalcruzerCalcruzer Posts: 4,832Registered User Senior Member
    Yeah, we used this place last year. Having a mini-fridge in the dorm room was real convenient. They drop it off, put it where you want it in the dorm, and it's perfect for fitting a microwave on top--and in my son's case, also a blender on top of that. (He's a real banana smoothie and power drink lover).

    It certainly beats having to leave your room everytime you want to get a cold drink.
  • IllinoisMom2006IllinoisMom2006 Posts: 879Registered User Member
    Thanks for your response, Calcruzer. I think we will probably sign up for one.

    Does anyone else have anything to add?
  • SusantmSusantm Posts: 2,188Registered User Senior Member
    My son also used one his freshman year. It was convenient, and it worked well. He had no complaints.
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