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Choosing Range or Stove When Budget Is Limited

Oct 18 th

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In this article we will share some practical advices and acknowledge you with the list of best ranges of 2018 to go for.   

1. Electric Glass Top Stove

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  • Before purchasing, bear in mind to invest in a hood/vent system, which is quite costly, like large high-volume pro-style hoods (especially if you need additionally a make-up air system as well).
  • A glass top is surely easy to clean. But! You need to keep it clean daily so leftovers doesn't burn on permanently and spoil the surface. Just wiping it down with sponge often leaves daubs. In another article we can teach you how to clean it well.  
  • Pan sizes should match burner size of glass top. Pan bottoms should be flat. (Also, no pancake shaking). Cast iron pans and Heavy pots better not to use with this appliance.   
  • Remember if the power goes off, you won't be able to cook.
  • Best budget glass top stove in 2018: Kenmore Elite 45113

2. Induction Stove

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  • If you are concerned with hot surfaces and do a lot of water boiling, go for Induction stove. It’s cleanup is simplified.   
  • Cast iron pans will work marvelously with induction stove surface.
  • Induction top cools quickly once the pan/pot is removed.  
  • With kids, there isn't any chance that a hob can get hot without a pan on it and they feature a lock function.
  • The size and layout of the hobs exist in many options.
  • Such stoves have individual timers. It’s nice when you are trying to do 20 things at once.  
  • Aluminium or copper pan/pots can’t be used with induction.  
  • Best budget induction stove in 2018: Magic Chef 24" Freestanding Electric Range in Stainless Steel/Black 
 

3. Gas Stove

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  • You save money in the long run by using gas rather than electricity.
  • propane or natural gas used by gas stove is inexpensive and clean burning.
  • Each burner has moving parts that can be knocked out of place by accident while cleaning and result in uneven flames next time you turn your stove on.
  • In case there is no electricity, you will never starve with this stove.  
  • Best budget gas stoves in 2018:    GE 4.8 cu. ft. Free-Standing Gas Range, Whirlpool 5.1 cu. ft. Gas Range
Feel free to dial us (415) 968-1958 to get assistance regarding stove, range, oven repair and appointment scheduling with our specs in case you face any issues with appliances.

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