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Upgrade your kitchen with these budget-friendly large appliancesCheck out these ovens, refrigerators and dishwashers that perform well and won't break your budget.
[MUSIC] It's time to replace your old kitchen appliances, but your budget is kind of tight. Fortunately, manufacturers have made ovens, fridges and dishwashers that will keep your kitchen running without emptying your savings account. Here are some of the best large kitchen appliances that we've reviewed that'll let you upgrade your hardware for less than $5,000. [MUSIC] First, let's start with refrigerators. You'll save some money if you opt for a fridge that has a freezer on the top, like this GE fridge that's less than $600. Or the huge LG for $900. Now let's shift from food storage to cooking. Free standing ranges with the control panel on the. The back of the unit are best value. These models include a cook top and an oven, and you can put them anywhere in the kitchen. Both this Samsung electric range and GE gas range cook food well and are available for about 700 bucks. [MUSIC] When it's time to clean your dishes You don't have to sacrifice cleaning performance for the sake of saving a few bucks. tHere are budget friendly dish washers that forego fancy extras, but double down on cleaning power such as the $400 Frigidaire Gallery dishwasher, or this $500 Kenmore, you don't have to spend a small fortune to outfit your kitchen with large appliances that will make you happy. Pick and choose appliances from multiple brands to get the kitchen that you want for a budget you can live with.