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Advantages of natural gas ovens

The kitchen is the centre of the home, it’s where meals are made and people gather. Naturally you want to have the best equipment for the job!

These days there are so many options available for kitchen appliances, in terms of cooking, you have the option of gas versus electric. There are many advantages of natural gas ovens, if you’re still a little on the fence about it, check out these reasons why you should be cooking on gas.

Total control over your cooking

You don’t have to be a masterchef to make the best meals, as a lot of it is down to the equipment you have at hand. One of the advantages of natural gas ovens is that you have total control over what you’re cooking and how, because the heat is activated the moment you turn it on, and switches off just as instantly. On the other hand, electric ovens need that bit of time to heat up and cool down, which can affect what you are cooking a lot of the time.

More even temperatures

When you’re cooking with gas, the heat is more evenly distributed which means you have a more even temperature across everything you are cooking. For example, if you’re heating up a pie, you can be assured that the middle, edges, and top will be just as well cooked as each other, with no cold spots, and no drying out in other areas due to overcooking.

Energy efficient

There is no denying that gas ovens are more energy efficient than electric ones, because of that warming up and cooling down instantaneous element we were talking about. Because the heat stops when you switch it off instantly so you use much less energy, and the same for not having to warm the oven before you start cooking. 

Costs less to run

One of the major advantages of natural gas ovens is that they are more cost effective to run, as gas costs much less than electric.

No need to worry about power cuts

The big plus in terms of gas is that if there is a power cut, you still have a means to cook meals, whereas obviously with electric cookers you’re going to be stuck until the power comes back on.

If you use gas in your home for any reason, the services of a licensed gas fitter are essential. All gas related work must be completed by a licensed contractor. It is not legal for an untrained individual to attempt gas related tasks because to do so would be extremely unsafe.

A gas fitter is a person who services natural gas appliances and fixtures. This includes installing gas appliances or systems. Such individuals may work in industrial, commercial or residential areas. For example, when a new building is constructed, a gas fitter may be needed to install its heating system. Similarly, a residential property owner may require such services if he or she needs help installing gas-run appliances.

For all your emergency and general plumbing needs throughout Brisbane and the Gold Coast, you can rely on National Plumbing. We are open 7 days, have no call out fees and offer a same day service. You can call us on 1300 246 627.