Oven & Stove

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charcoals flaming in a barbeque grill
How to Keep a Charcoal BBQ Lit

The key to keeping your charcoal BBQ lit isn't the fire.

A griddle.
How to Use a Griddle on an Electric Stove Top Range

There are two types of griddles — electric and stovetop.

A propane tank.
Barbeque Propane Cylinders: Weather Safety Tips

Using gas is the most popular method of outdoor cooking.

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What are some safety tips to remember when connecting a natural gas BBQ to my home gas line?

If you are a homeowner who uses your barbecue grill often and would like to lower your grilling costs, one of your options may be to convert to a natural gas BBQ. But, there are a few safety rules you should follow.In shutting off your natural gas flow in emergencies, you'll need a shutoff valve. Installing

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Are there options besides copper tubing for running a natural gas line?

Before installing copper tubing for a natural gas line, you may want to consider all optional pipe materials. The type of pipe you use will depend on variable factors you should consider:Copper - Use is limited to Types K and L and others that are approved Steel - these pipes are normally used indoors,

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How far can I run my home's natural gas line to a BBQ?

Installing a natural gas barbecue will require that you also install a natural gas line that supplies fuel to your barbecue. Before buying or installing your pipe, you'll need to know the diameter of the pipe and how far you'll be able to run it. Diameter and length of pipe that supplies the gas to your

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How to Clean Halogen Ovens

Many are at least partially self-cleaning.

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How to Test an Oven Heating Element

Here's what to do if the oven isn't heating properly.

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Appliance Refinishing

Redesign your home on a budget by refinishing appliances.

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How Does an Electric Oven Work?

They come in several distinct forms.

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How to Replace a Ceramic Stove Top

Ceramic stove tops are popular for their many advantages.

The stove top surface of an electric range.
How to Break In a New Electric Range Oven

Chemical residue isn't good in food.

glass stove top
Choosing the Right Cookware to Use on Glass Stove Tops

Even the most expensive ones can be scratched.

A grill grate with flames blazing from below.
How to Make a Custom Outdoor Grill Grate

Grill grates won't fit every grill, especially a custom one.

a grill and propane tank on a patio
Propane Barbecue Tank Pressure Explained

Propane is kept in a tank under a great deal of pressure.

a Roof Vent
Range Hood Vents: Wall, Soffit or Roof Vent

Vents are a necessity in modern homes.

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How High Should You Mount a Range Hood?

To mount a range hood you must find the precise height.

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Best Cookware Surface to Use with an Electric Range

Some electric range tops require specific cookware.

A cooktop.
How a Downdraft Cooktop Works

It works about the same way as a regular range vent hood.

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Adjusting a Cooktop Gas Pressure Regulator

Turn up or down the heat as required.

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Troubleshooting an Oven: Broiler Doesn't Work

A number of problems can affect electric ovens.

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4 Common Problems with a Natural Gas Oven

Natural gas ovens are good alternatives to electric ovens.

hot coil on electric stove burner
How to Fix Your Electric Stove Burners

Fixing a faulty electric stove burner can be simple.

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How to Reset a Propane Tank Valve

Here's how to reset a propane tank valve.

two propane tanks with a connective hose
How to Fix a Propane Hose Leak

A leaking propane hose can pose great hazards.

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How to Remove a Microwave Door

Take special care when handling the plastic pieces.

Warm coil burners on an electric stove.
How to Clean Stove Top Electric Coil Burners

Cool them down while you mix up a cleaning agent.

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Troubleshooting for a Propane Stove

A propane stove can be a useful appliance.

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4 Important Propane Tank Safety Tips

Propane gas tanks are highly flammable and can be dangerous.

silver stove exhaust hood
How to Paint a Stove Exhaust Hood

Get rid of grime and give your stove exhaust a new look.

pot on a glass stove top
How to Remove Burnt Food from a Glass Stove Top

Burnt food on your stove top is no issue with these tips.

A ceramic cooktop.
How to Repair Chips in a Ceramic Cooktop

Ceramic is a man-made material.

the surface of an electric stove
Protect Your Oven's Electronics from Power Surge

Don't let a random event break one of your best appliances.

induction stove top with pan in stylish kitchen
Induction Stove Tops

Put your kitchen on the cutting edge of technology.

A close up of a grill.
How to Convert a Gas BBQ to Propane

Many gas BBQ grill owners find propane tanks to be more cost-effective.

A charcoal grill.
How to Keep a Charcoal Grill Hot

The success of a cookout depends on the grill staying hot.

A gas stove with a pot on it.
Gas Stove Repair: Clicking Sound When Off

This is a relatively simple fix you can DIY.

Someone cooking food on an induction cooktop.
Induction and Glass Cooktop: Stovetop Care and Repair

Here is how to keep your light glass or ceramic cooktop in pristine condition.

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How to Remove a Range Hood in 10 Steps

With a few basic tools and a handy guide of steps to follow, you'll have your range hood out in no time.