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Old 02-02-2005, 10:55 AM   #1
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What kind of Gas Stove do you have?

The house is up for sale and I'm already planning for the next one but want to do my research beforehand.

I love cooking on gas stoves. I've had electric in rentals in the past and grew up with them at mom and dads but honestly I prefer the gas models.

I'm planning on going with Stainless Steel...........tell me your recommendations. Let me know all about the one you recommend, including cost.

I'll be asking more questions, as the time goes, regarding other items.

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Old 02-04-2005, 08:19 PM   #2
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Doesn't anyone own a gas stove they love?
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Doesn't anyone own a gas stove they love?
I do, but it's 55 years old.

Been doing some research too. One of the things I've discovered on the gas ranges I'm interested in is how low many of the oven doors open. That's one of the reasons the Five Star is at the top of my list ... the door doesn't open nearly as low. Also, I like the fact that it's available in stainless as well as white or black enamel. And, you have the option of sealed or open burners.

http://www.fivestarrange.com/frame.html
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I'm planning on going with Stainless Steel...........tell me your recommendations. Let me know all about the one you recommend, including cost.
I don't own one but around here and where I do some private cooking, people have nice Viking or Garland stoves. I prefer the Garlands. School has really nice Viking stoves and convection ovens.

I would look into those 2.
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Old 05-03-2005, 12:56 AM   #5
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Thanks! I'm def. going to do some serious stove shopping her soon. Think I'll avoid the one with the grill built in though.....I've heard some negative things regarding cleaning.
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Hi Sizzlin, I moved to my new house about 8 months back. I have a Kenmore 5 burner cooktop on an island and I love it. It's all stainless steel with sealed burners (for easy cleanup) and the grates are pretty lightweight so they are easy to clean.

I absolutely love it. I wanted to go high end but my budget only permitted staying with Kenmore just getting the highest end in Kenmore. I was told by the SEARS builders rep that the high end Kenmore is manufactured by Whirlpool and KitchenAid.

It has a simmer burner, one high BTU burner and the rest medium burners.
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Think I'll avoid the one with the grill built in though.....I've heard some negative things regarding cleaning.
A grill is usually an option.
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Old 05-03-2005, 02:13 PM   #8
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I'll have to check that out Yakuta. Thanks for the tip HanArt.
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mine's nothing fancy. just your average 4 burner kenmore that his aunt gave to us. i do know that when we remodel our k itchen the bf wants to get a ss viking.
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Old 05-03-2005, 05:59 PM   #10
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I am just so jealous, stuck with the stupid electric cooking which I absolutely abhor. I love cooking with gas, which is why I always used to use my BBQ daily to cook. Now my daugher has the BBQ as I do not have a place for it now. I WANT GAS, I would not even be pickey, any gas will do better than the best electric stove. DAughter and fiance are thinking of putting gas in their house. Hope they do.
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