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We Tried the BioLite EcoZoom Versa Stove, aka the Ideal Camping Companion

The BioLite EcoZoom Versa turns twigs and leaves into some serious heat.

A Solar Oven is a Novel Way to Cook Using the Sun

Solar ovens are not just for emergencies and power outages. They are the perfect camping companion, a necessity on the...

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30,000 Gas Ranges Recalled Due to Risk of Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

This follows 44 reports of carbon monoxide emissions from the ranges, and at least three people requiring medical treatment.

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How To Clean an Oven With Lemon

Do you have a dirty oven? How about a couple of lemons? That, and two hours, are all you need...

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Is the Federal Government Really Going to Ban Gas Stoves?

No. The Consumer Product Safety Commission is looking into the safety hazards from indoor air pollution by gas stoves, but...

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How To Replace a Range Hood Filter

Keep your kitchen clean and grease free by replacing your range hood filter every six months. Here's how.

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Are Gas Stoves Dangerous?

Is your gas stove making your home's indoor air quality worse? Recent studies say yes. Is it time to get...

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Why Should You Get a Portable Stove?

From jobsites to emergency preparation and camping, here's how to know if a portable stove is for you, and how...

What To Do if Your Range Hood Isn’t Working

When your range hood breaks down, it's likely one of these four problems. Here's how you can fix each one.

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Buyer’s Guide to Ductless Range Hoods

If you don't have ductwork in place in your kitchen, a ductless range hood could be an effective option you...

How to Install a Ready-to-Assemble Range Hood

Build this simple DIY range hood project by yourself.

Remodel Your Kitchen with a Custom Range Hood Kit That’s Easy to DIY

If you're looking for a creative focal point in your upcoming kitchen remodel, try building your own range hood with...

Can This TikTok Hack Clean a Burnt Glass Stove Top?

This cleaning technique uses two common products you probably have in your pantry. Can it really be this easy?

Why Is My Gas Oven Not Heating Up?

If your gas oven isn't heating properly, you can probably fix it yourself. Check your symptoms to see if this...

How To Fix a Gas Stove That Won’t Light

If you've got a gas stove that won't light, we've got three quick-and-easy DIY fixes for you to try.

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Why You Shouldn’t Use Your Oven’s Self-Cleaning Feature

According to appliance repair pro Scott the Fix-It Guy, you need to think twice before firing up your oven's self-cleaning...

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1 Minute Fix for Oven Door That Doesn’t Close All the Way

Our appliance repair expert shares one of his favorite fixes. It's quick, easy and requires no tools!

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How To Replace an Electric Stove Burner

If your electric stove burners aren't working, you can fix or replace the heating element in 15 minutes!

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How To Fix a Gas Stove Burner

Gas stove burner not lighting? Fix it in 20 seconds or less using a paper clip.

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How To Replace the Heating Element in an Electric Oven

Electric oven heating element replacement is a surprisingly simply DIY fix. Here's everything you need to know.

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How to Clean Stainless Steel with Olive Oil

You'll need a clean microfiber cloth, a fresh bottle of olive oil and some elbow grease!

The 7 Best Electric Stoves for Cooking and Baking Every Night

Upgrade your kitchen with one of the best electric stoves that include helpful features for home chefs.

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What Is a Convection Oven? Are They Better Than Conventional Ovens?

You used to find convection ovens only in professional kitchens, but now they're gaining popularity as a home appliance. So......

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5 Best Gas Stoves for Your Kitchen in 2023

Whether you're a newcomer to the kitchen or a seasoned chef, finding the best gas stove will radically change your...

This Is Why You Should Never Place a Hot Lid Facedown on Your Glass Top Stove

Be careful in the kitchen! This simple move can have shattering consequences.

45 Kitchen Mistakes You Need to Stop Making

Your kitchen will never function better if you avoid these common mistakes.

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Induction Stoves: How They Work and Why To Make the Switch

Before you take the leap from a gas or electric cooktop to an induction stove, read our guide for the...

Cook Safer and More Efficiently with the 5 Best Induction Stoves

From stylish to state-of-the-art, here are our picks for the best induction stoves for you and your kitchen.