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Saturday, November 29, 2008
Tips for Buying a CookTop
Cook top is one appliance that does a lot of work in the kitchen.It can be classified as electric, gas ,ceramic and induction.Here are some tips of purchasing a cook top that has advance technology to produce easy to clean,reliable and aesthetically pleasing products.
1.Style - Kitchen style play's a big role in your choice of cook top.It is best to choose a cook top while you're still building the kitchen to save you from installation hassles and measurement problems.
2.Types of Burners -some types of burners are simmer,wok,fish and char grills. consider burner layout when creating a cook top with specialized burners.You don't want to simmering something in front of where you would be frying another,it will cause accidents and burns.
3.Types of heating elements - radiant,solid and smooth top.Radiant element are easy to clean coil-like elements.Solid and smooth top are usually found in electric cook tops are easier to clean and even provide heat.
4.Power rating and range hoods - larger burners will generate more heat,depending on your cook top and type of cooking, buy a suitable range hood.Range hoods will increase the ventilation in your kitchen.