Sub-Zero Freestanding Installation
- Can a full-size or Undercounter Sub-Zero unit be installed as freestanding?
- How to install a freestanding Sub-Zero instead of built-in
- Convert built-in Sub-Zero to freestanding
- What are the requirements to install a Sub-Zero as freestanding?
- Are stainless steel tops available?
- Do Sub-Zero models have a finished top?
Any Sub-Zero product can be freestanding.
- For safe installation, the unit must be placed with either a blocking kit, anchoring kit, anti-tip bracket, or a combination of these.
- Refer to Sub-Zero Anti-Tip Bracket Locations for information on the anti-tip bracket or blocking kit that comes with each model.
- Sub-Zero does not have information on using any other types of anti-tip products.
- All Sub-Zero products have unfinished sides except model 424FS freestanding Wine Storage unit.
- Sub-Zero offers side panels for 500 Series, 600 Series, Classic series (BI, CL), Designer (IT, IC, DET, DEC) models 430, WS-30, and 648PRO.
- Side panel dimensions for these models are available to make custom wood or other material panels.
- For all other models, the unfinished sides must be covered by some finished material to be presentable.
- Specifications for this type of side panel coverage are not available.
- This includes 700 Series, Undercounter Series, Designer Undercounter (DEU), and models 427 and 427R.
- All Sub-Zero products have an unfinished top except when designated by model number as freestanding (ex. 424FS/G).
- A custom top would need to be created to cover this area; dimensions are not available.
- Custom tops can be attached using any method that does not involve installing screws into the unit. Consider using adhesives or attaching custom tops to the adjacent wall.
- The IT, IC, ID Designer models have top covers and side panels available as sales accessories.
- There is no top enclosure for Designer models DET and DEC.
- Designer Top Enclosure
- Designer Side Panel
- The 648PRO has a top cover available as a sales accessory.
For other types of installation, refer to:
Refer to the product Installation Guide, Sub-Zero Design Guide, or Reveal, the custom specification tool, for design specifications. Contact a Factory Certified Installer for further installation information. Contact a Local Dealer for further sales information.
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