The Ultimate Range Buying Guide
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The Ultimate Range Buying Guide

Kitchen ranges are high-functioning, powerful units that ensure your foods are cooked to perfection. In Appliances Connection’s Ultimate Range Buying Guide, you will learn all about the varied configurations these appliances are built in, including but not limited to:

  • Installation Types
  • Fuel Types
  • Cooktop Grates
  • Convection Types
  • Range Finishes

This comprehensive guide will provide you with an in-depth look at all the functions, features, and designs that the breadth of available ranges has to offer. Aside from basic cooking functions, your selected range can enhance the cooking process before meal prep has begun all the way through post-dinner cleanup. Smart home compatibility lets you preheat your range from anywhere and specialized burners can simmer or sear depending on your needs. Afterwards, dishwasher-safe grates and self-cleaning ovens eliminate tedious scrubbing. And that’s just scratching the surface. Read on so you can start shopping for ranges like an expert!

Overview

Kitchen Range

A kitchen range is the key tool of a home cook. Appliances Connection has compiled this guide to choose the right one for you.

Always Measure Before Purchasing

Kitchen Range Measurements

Before purchasing any appliance, including kitchen ranges, measure the space where you intend to install the unit. Even if retailers offer a return option because of improper fit, they may impose a restocking fee.

Kitchen Range Installation Types

Kitchen Range Installation Types

Kitchen ranges have 2 installation types:

  • Freestanding
  • Slide-In

Freestanding Kitchen Range Installation

Freestanding Kitchen Range Installation

Freestanding kitchen ranges are most common. Their sides are finished so they can be placed almost anywhere in a kitchen. They can be set in a corner or be framed by kitchen cabinetry.