Fire Up Your Kitchen—And Your Chef Skills
Cooking Appliance Basics
Are you settling into a new home or upgrading your kitchen? Wondering which cooking appliances you should get? Whether you’re looking for a range, cooktop, microwave, wall oven, rangetop, or range hood, we’ll help answer any questions you might have.
What is the difference between a range and a wall oven?
The main difference between a range and wall oven is that a range has both an oven and a cooktop while a wall oven only has an oven cavity.
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Is there a difference between a cooktop and a rangetop?
There is a difference between
Additionally, cooktops come in electric, gas, and induction fuel types. Electric cooktops either have coil burners or a smooth glass or ceramic top, and induction cooktops have a smooth surface that contains electromagnetic technology, which heats compatible cookware.
Which microwave is best?
The best type of
Do I need a range hood?
Whether or not you need a
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