Tag: microwave

Microwave Ovens in a Kitchen Island

Microwave Ovens in a Kitchen Island

[ 0 ] March 26, 2013 |

Installing a microwave in a kitchen Island. Utilizing an island for kitchen appliances is often just a case of good space planning. Designers are increasingly installing microwave ovens in the kitchen island. Microwave ovens can be problematic against a wall where upper cabinets a) may not make sense ergonomically, and b) don't fit in a […]

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Choosing a Range Vent Hood

Choosing a Range Vent Hood

[ 0 ] February 18, 2013 |

Range Hood Guidelines Common Sense Range Vent Hood Evaluation Tools A. Requirements Ventilation objectives. Range hoods perform many functions. Sometimes hood vents are used merely to circulate air in the kitchen. Usually, they are needed to remove cooking odors, vapors, particulates, and moisture from the air over the cooktop surface. It's important to consider the […]

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Why do appliances cost so much?

Why do appliances cost so much?

[ 0 ] January 7, 2013 |

How much should appliances cost? Thirty years ago a side-by-side refrigerator with ice and water through the door sold for around $1500. Today, you can get a name brand for side-by-side ice and water through the door for under $1000. Thirty years ago a Pontiac Le Mans cost $6230. Today an equivalent car would be […]

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Speed cooking from GE

Speed cooking from GE

[ 0 ] October 27, 2012 |

*Fast and Simple – Advantium Ovens Harnessing the power of light, these ovens do what no other oven has done before — deliver delicious results in minutes. Featuring the new GE Profile™ Advantium® ovens. Prepare meals up to 8 times faster than a conventional oven while locking in moisture for juicy flavor. The Advantium® 240 […]

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Taking a Look at GE’s New Slate Appliances

Taking a Look at GE’s New Slate Appliances

[ 0 ] October 8, 2012 |

Slate: A new color from GE that's not quite Stainless Steel GE has launched a new appliance color, Slate, that quite literally takes the shine off stainless steel. It's worth a look. The muted grey finish really goes well with a variety of cabinet as well as countertop finishes. GE says that it not only […]

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New Design Trend: Appliances where you need them

New Design Trend: Appliances where you need them

[ 0 ] April 9, 2012 |

There’s an old kitchen design principle called the work triangle. Refrigerator, range, and dishwasher make up a triangle and need to be located within a certain proximity of each other. But rules are made to be broken and there is a new trend in kitchen design that has appliances being located in new and sometimes […]

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Spring cleaning for your appliances.

Spring cleaning for your appliances.

[ 0 ] March 30, 2012 |

Spring is in the air. But before you rush out to frolic among the daisies, there is that other thing that comes with the season – Spring Cleaning. We’ve been consulting our experts and have some really good appliance cleaining tips to give you that will save you time and money and make your appliances sparkle. Another […]

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