Category Archives: Kitchen Appliances

4 Great Resources to Help you Pick the Right Range Hood

[tweetmeme source=”plassappliance”]Picking the right Range Hood for your home and kitchen is just as important as the selection of the cooking equipment. Range Hoods work to increase indoor air quality by removing cooking contaminants before they mix with the rest of the air in the home. Without the right Range Hood, you and your family members are more susceptible to breathing in hazardous gases and contaminants, and your house is more susceptible to retaining odors. It is very important to take the time to do your research and figure out what type of Range Hood you need for the cooking equipment you currently own. Whether you’re in the market for a new Range Hood, or will be in the future, we’ve compiled a great list of 4 invaluable resources to help you pick the right Range Hood for your home.

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Test Your Induction I.Q. with Frigidaire & Electrolux

[tweetmeme source=”plassappliance”]What’s your Induction I.Q.? If you’re not to familiar with induction technology, Frigidaire and Electrolux Appliances would like to enlighten you on the power and benefits of Induction cooking.

Induction cooking is the fastest and most efficient way to cook, using powerful electromagnets to create heat in metal-based pots or pans? It’s true. Magnetic sensors in an induction cooktop detect the cookware and generate heat directly in the cookware. Because the cookware heats more quickly than on gas or Electric Cooktops, cook times with an Induction Cooktop are faster and less energy is used. With the easy cleanup of Electric Cooktops and the power of gas cooktops, Induction Appliances bring convenience and speed to the kitchen, allowing you to make meals in a snap, and move on to more important things.

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Smart Appliances Steal the Show at CES 2012

[tweetmeme source=”plassappliance”]Were you one of the lucky ones that was able to attend this years Consumer Electronics Show? If so, you got a treat getting to see the latest innovation and technology put forth from top appliance manufacturers into new and exciting Smart Appliances. In case you missed it, here is a recap of what 3 top brands brought to the show and presented to the masses at CES 2012.

Whirlpool Corporation: The Whirlpool Corporation continued to show that they are a leader in appliance innovation at CES as they introduced new Smart Laundry Appliances. The smart washing machine featured in the video below can be connected to your network at home and activated through a Whirlpool application on a device like an iPad or iPhone. The concept is ingenious and the idea allows for more freedom not having to run back and check on your laundry. Simply toss your laundry in the washing machine, and when you are ready to start the cycle you have the ability to activate the machine directly from your phone. Perfect example, you can put your clothes in the washer in the morning, head off to work, and start the wash load on your way home from the office. By the time you get home, your clothes will be clean and ready for the dyer. The Whirlpool app will also let you know if there are any problems with the washing machine or dryer, and help set up a repair appointment. Click on the  image below to see the Whirlpool smart washer and learn more about it’s cool features.

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5 Unique Appliances to Add to your Kitchen

[tweetmeme source=”plassappliance”]When it comes to Kitchen Appliances, I’m sure you’re probably familiar with the standard Range, Refrigerator, Dishwasher, and Microwave. But did you know that there are other unique Appliances that you may want to consider for your Kitchen? Here are 5 unique Appliances that you may not have known about to consider for your Kitchen.

Wolf Cooking 15″ Steamer:  Wolf Cooking Appliances makes an 15″ Built-In Steamer that makes an incredible Appliance inclusion to your kitchen. The Wolf Steamer allows you to Boil, Steam, and Defrost food like never before. Boil up to a temperature of 140 Degrees Farenheit, keep foods hot for a long period of time, and defrost frozen foods faster. With a 2-Gallon capacity as much as 14 cups of cooked pasta is no problem. This steamer is the real deal. Featuring a sleek integrated design, electronic controls, it even doubles as a slow cooker. Sacrifice the counter space and add this Steamer to your cooking Appliance arsenal. Read more…


Hey Diddle, Diddle, The Grill and The Griddle, which is the right one for you?

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Does this nursery rhyme ring a bell? Probably not,  because the original version goes quite differently. But if you’re in the market for a new Professional Range or Rangetop you may be signing this tune all the way to the Appliance Showroom. Reason being? When shopping for a Professional Range and/or Rangetop you have a big decision to make with regards to your burner configuration. Be it a 36″, 48″, or a 60″ Range or Rangetop, there are certain options with various manufacturers that offer built-in Grills, Griddles, a combination of both a Grill and Griddle.  Here we will discuss the options available to better assist you in your decision-making as you near closer to that important purchase.

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