Preparing Your Outdoor Kitchen for Cold Weather

Preparing Your Outdoor Kitchen for Cold Weather

Winter is coming, which means it will soon be too cold for cookouts and typical outdoor entertainment. You’ve invested time, money, and love into creating your perfect outdoor kitchen space, so protecting it when the temperature drops is critical.  

If you neglect winterizing your kitchen, you risk facing broken water lines and damages to your appliances. Whether you are looking to make sure your kitchen survives the cold months while it isn’t in use, or you’re a determined to not let the winter keep you from cooking outdoors, these tips will keep your outdoor kitchen winter-friendly this season. 

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Types of Refrigerators to Consider

Types of Refrigerators to Consider

Searching for the perfect fridge can be overwhelming, especially if you are in the midst of a remodel or renovation. Any research on a new appliance should be well-thought out, as all major appliances are purchased for their longevity. Our team at Appliance Educator wants to give you all of the necessary information to make this process an ease. The first step to finding the right fridge is picking out which style that works best for you and your household. It is important to consider all of the variables in this purchase, including your household’s current cooking habits and what would be the most convenient for your everyday interactions in the kitchen. 

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The Ultimate Guide to Farmhouse Style Kitchens

The Ultimate Guide to Farmhouse Style Kitchens

The first step to every kitchen remodel is nailing down and clearly defining your favorite style. This will help get your project off to a smooth start and shape the direction you, your designer and your contractor need to go in. If you are into rustic charm with a modern flare, the farmhouse kitchen style may be the right one for you.

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Best Affordable Luxury Major Appliance Brands

Best Affordable Luxury Major Appliance Brands

When it comes time to upgrade your range or dishwasher, looking into major kitchen appliances can be a huge cause of stress because of the expected overall costs. How relieving would it be to find sleek and professional looking appliances that won’t put a gaping hole in your wallet? There’s nothing quite like the satisfaction of being under budget! There are plenty of affordable luxury major appliance brands out there, and we want you to find the best possible quality product at a great price point.

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How to Remove Scratches From Stainless Steel

How to Remove Scratches From Stainless Steel

Nowadays you can walk into a kitchen full of stainless steel appliances. From the sink and oven to the refrigerator and dishwasher, even the microwave and toaster. There is just something about the shiny, trendy, and modern appeal to stainless steel we all love. What we may not love are those annoying scratches that show up. Stainless steel is a blend and mixture of specific metals to give it those defining characteristics. With the proper cleaning and maintenance, stainless steel can almost always retain its radiant glow and remove those scratches.

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Dishwasher Buyer's Guide

Dishwasher Buyer's Guide

Your dishwasher is one of the hardest working appliances in your kitchen, so buying the right one is essential. The right one can save you time, energy, and water – our buyer’s guide eliminates the guessing and uncertainty surrounding that. There are many features, types, sizes and finishes available, so it is important to understand which dishwasher will work best for you.

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Black Stainless Steel Appliances: Yay or Nay?

Black Stainless Steel Appliances: Yay or Nay?

Black stainless appliances have been around for years, but they seem to be in the spotlight now more than ever in kitchen design trends. We love keeping up with trends, but some may be weary because appliances are something you purchase for the long-run. But, let’s be honest–black is never out of trend! If you’re wanting to change up your kitchen space by upgrading your appliances or remodeling your home, why not take it to the next level by adding a sleek upgrade? If you’re big on kitchen design, you know the aesthetics of kitchen appliances can really make or break it.

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Tips for Surviving a Kitchen Remodel

Tips for Surviving a Kitchen Remodel

There’s a deep dark secret behind every beautiful kitchen remodel that most are reluctant to talk about; and that’s the fact that you will have to live in a house with no kitchen for weeks or even months. Between scraped away dry wall bits on the floor and gutted out appliances, this is not a pretty or fun environment to be in.  

When you’re in the middle of making last-minute and major decisions when it comes to your remodel and working hours on end to get it where you want to be, the last thing you want to worry about is where you’re going to make the kids’ lunch or whip up some dinner. Luckily for you, the Appliance Educator has not only done major research but has some first-hand experiences when it comes to a kitchen renovation. As the first in this blog series, here are 5 survival tips for your next kitchen remodel.

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Most Innovative Kitchen Appliances on the Market

Most Innovative Kitchen Appliances on the Market

Kitchen appliances are constantly evolving with the goal of making your time spent kitchen—whether it be cooking for a dinner party or meal prepping for the work week—more enjoyable and less time consuming! Who wouldn’t love added convenience to make your daily routine just a tad bit easier?

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Cabinet Storage Ideas to Optimize Kitchen Space

Cabinet Storage Ideas to Optimize Kitchen Space

Nothing quite compares to the feeling of having a perfectly organized and clutter-free kitchen. I mean, come on, who doesn’t love reaching into an organized cabinet and finding the bowl you need right where it is supposed to be? Or prepping dinner with clutter-free and clean counter tops? Without the proper amount of storage space, it can get difficult to stay organized and clean in your kitchen. If you’re lacking kitchen storage space but don’t want to put in the amount of money and effort it takes for a full kitchen reno, it’s time to hack those cabinets, drawers, and islands with some space-saving ideas.

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Upgrade Your Outdoor Kitchen With These Appliances

Upgrade Your Outdoor Kitchen With These Appliances

The ideal summer night includes delicious BBQ, friends, and a beautiful outdoor kitchen to enjoy it in. Of course the essential outdoor appliances are needed such as the BBQ grill, fridge, and sink-but does it feel as if something is missing? Upgrading your kitchen with the addition of unique outdoor appliances will boost the ambience and create a great experience for you and your guests.

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How to Choose the Best Kitchen Sink For You

How to Choose the Best Kitchen Sink For You

Whether you’re looking to upgrade your kitchen appliances or are designing a brand-new kitchen of your dreams, picking out the right kitchen sink can be a bit difficult if you don’t know what your options are.

We have compiled a list of the different types of styles and materials of kitchen sinks. Each type has various functions for various kitchen layouts. We have outlined the pros and cons for you to help you narrow down the sink that will best fit your needs.

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What are the Different Types of Range Hoods?

What are the Different Types of Range Hoods?

As kitchen design trends are constantly evolving, range hoods have become more of a necessity rather than a luxury appliance in the kitchen. It is clear as to why: they will only have benefits to your daily cooking regime while giving your kitchen a beautiful upgrade! Range hoods work wonders with removing grease, smoke, heat and food smells from your stovetop as well as illuminate the stovetop for those late night snacks.

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What to Consider Before Purchasing a Range Hood

What to Consider Before Purchasing a Range Hood

Buying larger kitchen appliances can get a bit overwhelming and cumbersome during the excitement of a new kitchen. A range hood is an integral part of kitchen design and functionality, so it is important to consider every aspect of buying one. Luckily for you, our team at Appliance Educator has gathered expert research to help make the decision for you.

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3 Ways to Get Rid of Odors From Your Sink

3 Ways to Get Rid of Odors From Your Sink

After you’re done washing your pots, pans, and miscellaneous utensils your sink may look shiny and clean on the surface, but what is going on underneath? The kitchen sink may be the dirtiest part of the entire house, beating the bathroom toilet! Even if you utilize your garbage disposal often, food particles, grime, and bacteria collect over time and create an unwanted smell.

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How to Maintain and Clean Your Grill

How to Maintain and Clean Your Grill

There is no finer way to spend a summer evening than firing up the grill to make a delicious meal for your friends and family. Doing so, however, requires a functioning grill. With a little bit of maintenance and a once-a-year cleaning, your gas grill can have a long lifespan. Grill this summer with ease by following these easy steps to keep your grill in tip-top shape.

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Slide-in VS Freestanding Ranges

Slide-in VS Freestanding Ranges

Whether you’re upgrading your kitchen appliances or are planning a rebuild, a new range will most certainly be on the top of the list of needed major appliances. How else will you be able to cook up your famous peach cobbler for your house warming party? No matter your reasoning for searching for the perfect range - we can all agree it is a big purchase that requires extensive homework.

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