Tag Archives: cooktops

An Old Appliance Name: Chambers

Chambers Ranges and the Famous Daisy Burner This is a real blast from the past. I don’t remember much about Chambers Ranges and cooktops. They were purchased by KitchenAid back in the mid-1980’s. (At the time KitchenAid brand was part … Continue reading

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The Italians are Coming

Italian Appliance Manufacturers Invade America It's not just Fiat that is invading the U.S. with their cute little Italian cars, Italian appliances have also been hitting our shores. Although I've mentioned Italian brands in previous blogs, see below, they just … Continue reading

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2 Big Appliance Myths

Tips on Buying New Appliances Appliance Myths 1. Buying an energy saving appliance will pay for itself. When it comes time to buy appliances you should definitely consider energy costs, but it's almost never a good idea to buy an … Continue reading

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How European Appliance Brands Started in the U.S.

The Ugly Truth About European Appliances in the U.S. We all know about the influence high end European appliances have had in the U.S., but few of us know “the rest of the story” about the struggles of European appliances … Continue reading

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