Just as with any other electronic appliance in the home, the refrigerator requires regular care in order to guarantee a prolonged lifespan. In fact, given that this is the one appliance that stores most of the perishable foods in the home, it should be given priority. It many cases it is also a fairly expensive electronic and only proper care can ensure costly refrigerator repairs will be avoided.
First and foremost is the issue of cleanliness. Both the interior and exterior of a refrigerator should be kept clean by routine cleaning. Mild detergent and warm water can be sued to wipe down the exterior and the shelving and walls within. This should be done on a weekly basis and whenever there is some spillage. To avoid odour build-up, especially when smelly food like fish has been stored,