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The 6 Best Luxury Appliance Brands (Reviews/Ratings/Prices)

by Steve Sheinkopf

The best appliance brands combine name recognition, performance, and features. Some of the names may surprise you.

Now I am not implying that you should only buy these if you have the budget or specific need. You should also look at the brands in the 5 Best Affordable Luxury Brands which combine features and price.

Regardless, if you want the best in your kitchen, these 6 brands are universally considered to be the best. Honorable mention to Jenn-Air and Bosch Benchmark, which are considered affordable luxury.

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Topics: Thermador, Miele, Viking, Sub-Zero, Gaggenau, La Cornue Ranges

Bosch Benchmark vs. Miele Gas Cooktops (Reviews / Ratings / Prices)

by Brittany Jatkola

Whether you are remodeling your kitchen or simply upgrading the appliances, choosing the right cooking product is usually a top priority, since it is the main component in the kitchen.

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Topics: Miele, Gas Cooking, Bosch Benchmark

Best Miele Dishwashers for 2017 (Reviews/Ratings/Prices)

by Steve Sheinkopf

You may wonder how a dishwasher brand can have starting prices at $899 or $400 more expensive than the average dishwasher sold in the US. 

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Topics: Miele, Dishwashers

Wolf vs. Miele Induction Ranges (Reviews/Ratings/Prices)

by Amy Ross

Induction is the best way to cook. Quite simply, it is faster with a better simmer than gas. It is also the most child safe, because you need metal to activate the magnets for induction to work. Induction also requires less venting as well.

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Topics: Wolf, Miele, Induction Ranges

Most Reliable / Least Serviced Appliance Brands of 2016 (Reviews/Ratings)

by Steve Sheinkopf

I look at lowering repairs and issues all the time. We manage this very closely. It actually starts in the warehouse where the products need to be handled properly. Then competent delivery and installation crews can also solve quite a few possible issues.

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Topics: Wolf, Thermador, Miele, Bosch, Whirlpool, Frigidaire, Appliance Service, Appliance Repair, Electrolux, Maytag, Samsung

Jenn-Air with Nest vs. Miele MasterChef Plus Wall Ovens (Reviews / Ratings / Prices)

by Brett Lucero

Remember The Jetson's? The family would talk into their oven and out would come cooked food instantaneously. Well, we are not there yet.

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Topics: Miele, Jenn-Air, Wall Ovens

A Real Review of the Miele MasterChef Wall Oven (Ratings / Prices)

by Steve Sheinkopf

Buying a wall oven was so simple years ago. They all had single convection and you would usually pick a Thermador or Jenn-Air depending on almost the of the salesperson or the experiences of your neighbors

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Topics: Miele, Wall Ovens

Miele Dual Fuel vs. BlueStar 36 Inch Professional Gas Ranges (Reviews / Ratings / Prices)

by William Hanley

Pro ranges are more different than ever. There are the high-tech versions like Miele, Jenn-Air, and the dual fuel Wolf. On the opposite spectrum are the low tech ranges like the equally respectable Thermador, Viking Brigade and BlueStar

As you are about to discover, a low tech does not mean bad. There are advantages to both Miele and BlueStar. However, they have zero in common. Seriously, after you read this article, you will choose one direction or the other for many reasons.

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Topics: Miele, Professional Ranges, BlueStar

BlueStar vs. Miele Rangetops (Reviews/Ratings/Prices)

by John Ramsay V

After you look at Capital, Wolf, Miele,Thermador, Dacor, Viking and BlueStar, you will notice two different types of rangetops.

First, are more powerful rangetops manufactured by commercial companies like BlueStar and Capital.

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Topics: Miele, Rangetops, BlueStar

Thermador vs. Miele 36 Inch Rangetops (Reviews / Ratings / Prices)

by Steve Sheinkopf

Rangetops all look the same. They are basically tops to pro ranges. There are a few better performers in the sea of similar looking products. Thermador and Miele would be in that category.

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Topics: Thermador, Miele, Rangetops

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