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Large Kitchen Appliances

  • Most home kitchens contain a range for their convenience and relative affordability. A range usually combines a cooktop and an oven into one appliance with a wide variety of available styles, features, and capacities. Simple electric ranges can typically be had for affordable prices, while expensive dual-fuel models wouldn’t be out of place in a high-end home. Whether you’re looking for something simple and affordable or something stylish and professional, we’ve compiled the following lists of the best ranges available. For a more detailed guide to finding the best range for your kitchen, be sure to also check out our buying guide below.
    April 30, 2016
  • Choosing a wall oven can be a daunting task with so many choices and variations to choose from. They are quite an investment, especially if you do not already have a cabinet opening to accomodate one, but nothing quite matches the aesthetic appeal and class that a quality wall oven brings to a kitchen. This series of lists is designed to help you narrow down your perfect choice. First time buyers will also benefit from our wall oven buyer’s guide which we’ve included below. Note that if you're looking for a gas or electric range rather than a wall oven, our range buying guide is available here.
    September 10, 2015
  • Beverage centers and coolers range from glorified compact refrigerators to high-end units capable of storing a small wine collection. While your intended use ultimately determines how much you'll want to spend, we've ensured the following picks for best beverage center and cooler all have a few things in common. These include large interior capacities so they’re able to store and cool a substantial amount of beverages, as well as offering good space management options so you can adjust each coolers interiors to accommodate a variety of cans, bottles, and containers. These picks are also manufactured by well-established consumer brands to assure you’re getting a quality product which will perform reliably.
    July 28, 2015
  • When students leave home and head off to higher education, they often face a bit of a shock living on their own for the first time, especially in a dorm situation. Lack of space and privacy can make eating well difficult between classes, late-night study sessions, and social events. A mini fridge is an important part of dorm life, even if only to house takeout leftovers.We've chosen mini fridges which combine compact size with decent interior capacity, as well as being budget-friendly enough for a student to easily afford. Since these fridges are often kept near the bed, it's important they’re quiet when on, as well as energy efficient operation. Although style was less important, none of the following selections are likely stick out, making them discrete and compact options for dorm rooms, offices, and similar environments.
    July 24, 2015
  • While trash compactors aren’t a mainstream item, they’re an essential tool for some households. Other than the convenience factor of taking the trash out less frequently, trash compactors are very useful for those who don't have trash pickup very often, or for those who live where there are expensive surcharges for multiple bags of trash.The trash compactors we've selected are mostly built-in models, with the exception of the portable Gladiator GACP15XXMG. We've chosen models that have enough strength to drastically reduce the volume of trash, with a 4:1 compaction ratio or better. These best trash compactors are also durable and easy to use, and offer a bucket size of 1.4 cu. ft. or larger. Finally, our selections, with the exception of the GEGCG1580RSS, all have some form of sound insulation and odor management for the minimal intrusion into your daily life.
    May 14, 2015
  • After a meal, most people dread having to clean up and do the dishes. Dishwashers allow you to skip most of the manual labor, with modern technology allowing for even more convenience. These appliances offer power cleaning capabilities, with numerous features, stylish designs, and efficient performance for energy savings. Increasing use of sensors in modern dishwashers allow for an even less hands-on experience, with this technology handling more and more of the cycle and water temperature selection for you. Many current dishwashers no longer even require pre-rinsing, making doing the dishes as simple as placing the dirty ones in the dishwasher and pressing start. For more info on picking out a dishwasher for your kitchen, check out our buyer's guide provided below.
    April 30, 2015
  • Refrigerators are irreplaceable in the modern household, allowing for food to be kept fresh for substantially longer periods of time. Fridges for home use were invented in 1913, but these convenient appliances have come a long way since their introduction. Modern refrigerators require minimal maintenance and offer numerous conveniences such as automatic defrosting, chilled water and ice dispensers, and more. “Smart” refrigerators that include WiFi, large screens, and even the ability to play music are also becoming more common - although they remain pricey for the time being.Modern refrigerators also tend to be extremely efficient and quiet, although some of the more budget-friendly models may still be best-suited for garage or basement use due to their noise levels. Fridges range in size, from small units just for holding a few cans of soda or beer, to oversized ones that are suited for large families. Style also varies, with the traditional freezer on top layout having been around since the 1940s. This style continues to be available, but has lost popularity as new styles such as French Door refrigerators become less expensive. Most midrange-and-up fridges can be had in a variety of colors, including the ever-popular stainless steel.Our lists cover each type of refrigerator and a variety of price points to help you choose the best option for your household. For a more detailed guide to finding the best refrigerator for your needs, check out our refrigerator buying guide down below.
    February 08, 2015
  • It always seems your refrigerator’s freezer is never large enough to hold all the food items you need to store, especially those sale items you want to stockpile away. If this frequently happens to you, consider purchasing a separate stand-alone freezer to alleviate the problem. The lists we've assembled encompass the best compact, upright and chest freezers on the market to help make your selection a little easier. We've also provided a buyer’s guide below which provides all the basic information you’ll need in your search for the perfect freezer unit.
    February 04, 2015
  • Nothing completes the wine enthusiasts collection of decadent wines like a place to store them all. Sure, when the topic comes to mind, grand thoughts of ancient kegs hidden in the cool shelter of some ancient basement come to mind, but most vino fans know that is simply unrealistic. Most fine wines are kept well cooled, in an excellent refrigerator designed exactly for wine. It contains several features like beechwood racks and vibration free cooling that helps preserve sediments. In short, the reality of wine is that preserving it is much more of a science then an art. The best wine coolers are created to satisfy the most delicate of tastes, and whatever model you happen to be searching for, you will find it here on Bestcovery. Take a gander at our collection, which like your future wine, is delicately crafted in the most modern of technology and ready to be drunken in.
    November 21, 2014
  • Range Hood's are an important fixture in the world of appliances. They serve two needs: appearance and functionality. A good range hood will possess a style that is eye catching and impressive, but it must also do the most basic job description well, it must disperse heat and smell. The problem is that most approach a range hood as though it were a secondary concern, and never take the time to price shop before. If you do, you'll find that often a good range hood can cost as much as a good range. Shocking that a simplistic piece of designed metal can cause as much as a complex oven, however, that is the appliance world as it currently stands. Price shopping, and these lists, can help provide you with a good place to start. Determine your needs and your style preferences, and find a model that fits your budget. Range hoods can be as simple as that.
    June 12, 2012
  • Cooktops are often considered the upmost in luxury. The reasons are rather simple: they allow a lot more freedom in cooking and style, and they often cost quite a bit more than a simple range. However, they truly do extend what is possible in your kitchen. Cooktops allow you to sever the ties to traditional space, and simply build wherever you would like. They take up only countertop space, and often afford many more burners and options for control. Plus, at the end of the day, there is nothing quite as stunning as a cooktop/double wall oven combo. 
    May 01, 2012