If you're looking for a range that goes beyond stainless steel, there are plenty of options out there. But choosing the best custom color range brands can be difficult, especially with the other options that these appliances offer. That's why the experts at Appliances Connection have compiled a list of the best custom color ranges of 2021.
If you're looking for a huge variety of custom color and trim options, ILVE has you covered. The Nostalgie Series and Majestic II Series in particular have enough color options (including over 200 custom RAL colors) that you're certain to find a range to fit your needs. You can also get trims in brass, bronze, copper, or chrome, so you can easily match any decor. ILVE also has one of the widest variations in sizing among the range brands we offer: there are ranges that fit spaces as small as 24 in. wide, and as wide as 60 in. wide. All ILVE ranges are handcrafted in Italy and feature true European convection. Look out for continuous non-stick cast-iron grates on ILVE's gas ranges, as well as dual function triple ring brass burners that heat at up to 21,000 BTUs. Many ILVE ranges include features such as an interchangeable griddle and a rotisserie as well, and allow you to choose between a plethora of cooking modes including Pizza, Intense Cooking, Multiple Fan Cooking, and Closed Door Grill Cooking.
Viking ranges are robust, American-made appliances that come in enough colors to suit any decor, making them one of the best custom color ranges available. Indeed, their Delta Hue palette includes 14 colors, which will match almost any decor. In the 5 Series, look out for the ProFlow™ Convection Air Baffle that ensures balanced airflow and heat distribution inside the oven, as well as GourmetGlo™ infrared broilers that provide intense searing heat and SureSpark™ burners that deliver up to 30,000 BTUs. The 7 Series has all this as well as BlackChrome™ metal knobs and SoftLit™ LED lights. On Viking's highest-end ranges, you can find the thermostatically controlled ViChrome™ Griddle that provides consistent cooking across its entire surface, as well as a StayCool™ trough handle and a grease containment system that makes cleanup a breeze. Viking also offers a variety of smart ranges that can connect to your Wi-Fi via Amazon Alexa.
For true luxury and versatility, as well as a classically European aesthetic, it's hard to beat a range by La Cornue. These ranges come in 48 standard colors, and La Cornue can custom-mix a color to match your kitchen as well. Varying in size from 30 in. all the way to 71 in. wide, La Cornue ranges can fit in a huge variety of spaces. In the CornuFé Series, look for true European convection ovens that allow you to choose between seven cooking modes. Each range in the Le Château Series is custom-made to order in Saint-Ouen, France to suit your specific requirements for color, trim, and cooktop configuration. This can include not only gas burners and electric elements, but griddles and wok rings, and even an electric teppanyaki with downdraft technology. La Cornue's heavy-duty metal knobs come standard with all of their ovens, making it a cinch to customize your cooking experience.
What is an RAL color code?
RAL is a European color matching system, which defines hundreds of standard colors used in enamel. They are used in architecture, construction, and industry, as well as in appliances.
What should I consider when buying a range?
The first thing you should think about is the size of your cutout; with so many options available, Appliances Connection almost certainly has one to fit your kitchen. Then decide whether you need a gas or electric range, or a dual fuel one. Then consider special features, such as Wi-Fi connectivity or customizable rangetops.