As I stated earlier, it would be beneficial to have a refrigerator as furniture peace. Instead of building a new peace of furniture this concepts upgrades an existing shelving system (by Cadovius) to a modular refrigerator.
The condenser coil is like a vertical radiator, easy to clean because within reach. The compressor is located on top and can be replaced when needed. There is enough space around it in case an improved design would need that.
Lloyds center in London- Bowellism
Products that last should have a style that will be valued in the future. Let’s say at least twenty years in case of the refrigerator. An inspirational example is the Bowellism style, showing the functional elements like pipes on the exterior. The refrigerator could have it’s coils visible on the outside instead of hided at the back, making it easy to clean.
The refrigerator might become a beautiful furniture peace, one that you might even want to inherit.