Top 5 Benefits of Stainless Steel Appliances

OCTOBER 7, 2016

by Nick Anderson

Large Appliance Specialist

Stainless steel appliances have been a staple of commercial kitchens and the restaurant industry for years due to their rugged, easy-to-clean construction. That’s why many people are turning to stainless steel to experience the same benefits in their homes. Here are the top five advantages of using stainless steel appliances.

1Long-Lasting

Kitchen appliances have to withstand the commotion of a busy home. Your stainless steel refrigerator won’t easily scratch during accidental collisions, and your stovetop will resist stains and rust despite constant, messy use. This durable material will keep your appliances looking like new for years.


2Easy To Clean

Cleanup is a breeze on stainless steel surfaces. You can easily wipe up a spill or polish dull surfaces using just a clean rag. Use a mild soap and warm water to keep your appliances sparkling and tidy. Special cleaners and polishes for stainless steel can remove more stubborn messes and help the surface repel dirt or fingerprint smudges.


3Germ-Resistant

Stainless steel is non-porous, which means it resists lingering germs and bacteria better than wood or plastic surfaces. This makes stainless steel great for homes with children and animals. Use a disinfectant cleaner to quickly sanitize the area and provide a safe place for preparing food.


4Matches Any Decor

The neutral look of stainless steel can complement nearly any home. Whether you have a kitchen full of natural wood cabinets or a modern design with white, marble countertops, stainless steel appliances will blend seamlessly.


5Coordinates Easily

Because of the increasing popularity of stainless steel, it’s easy to find coordinating items like blenders, mixers, and toasters in the same finish. You could also install a stainless steel sink, faucet, and backsplash to experience the advantages of stainless steel throughout your kitchen. Before you pick out your next stainless steel kitchen appliance, check out our Large Kitchen Appliances Buying Guide for more helpful information.