Any recommendations for a basic stove?

stayhomemomMay 2, 2012

Hi, My Mom is in need of replacing her 30y/o kenmore 36inch gas stove. Hers has the option of high/ med / low flame on all 4 burners, and she'd like to find a stove with that same option, whichalso has good reviews...anyone have any recommendations? She has a failry new GE in her basement, and the digital thermostat has never worked right...also, the burners do not all provide the same BTU's...she wants something basic and trustworthy. Thanks!!!

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
SparklingWater

I keep looking at your post and wondering what's out there for your mom. It's an appliance jungle out there which takes a village to make it through: so much has changed from her 30 y/o Kenmore.

Without over emphasizing, perhaps she'd like to know who manufactures in, or parts are made in America. I saw this article, and thought this may be an avenue for you and she to sit together and start your search.

"Which appliances are still American-made?"
Whirlpool, Amana, Maytag, Kitchen Aid, Sub Zero, Viking, Dacor, Staber, and Speed Queen for home use.

Good luck on her quest for burner's with low, mid, high. I should think they are still available. :)

Here is a link that might be useful: This link may be helpful:

    Bookmark   May 2, 2012 at 9:08PM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
How to decide on refrigeration? High versus low end.
We are a family of 4 with growing kids; cook almost...
acaba
Dishwasher with cutlery tray and heated dry?
I seem to be coming up fairly empty handed with these...
tigger9759
Capital Culinarian oven latch
My wife and I have a nearly new 36" self clean...
fredbarber
Fhiaba column refrigerator freezer anyone?
Has anyone seen these in person or have in their kitchen?...
Dietitian
DCS double wall oven--reviews?
I'm in the market for a double wall oven and saw a...
anna_chosak
Sponsored Products
Rourke Brass Drawer Pull
Signature Hardware
Area Rug: Hopper Basket Tan 5' x 7'
$65.97 | Home Depot
Locking Hex Rug 5'3" x 7'7" - RED
$179.00 | Horchow
Kyoto Square Coffee Table by Copeland Furniture
$1,343.00 | Lumens
Hobbit Hole Vase
$11.99 | Dot & Bo
Serena & Lily French Ring Sheet Set
Serena & Lily
Ivory & Light Teal Itza Hand-Loomed Rug
$29.99 | zulily
Hand-woven Chapra Natural Fiber Jute Rug (5' x 8')
Overstock.com
People viewed this after searching for:
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™