292 Contemporary Cooktops

If your kitchen is a bit on the small side, a contemporary cooktop is the perfect solution for cooking up hot, fresh meals. Cooktops offer lots of flexibility when it comes to placement and customization to fit your cooking needs. Determining the size of the space available and your gas or electric preferences is a great place to start when figuring out the best style for you. Read on to discover some valuable tips before you begin your hunt for the perfect cooktop: More 
3400W Commercial Induction, Built-In
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Customize your food service facility and revolutionize your food preparation with the most advanced commercial induction equipment available. Ideal for demonstration cooking, suite service, catering and buffets. Available in two power levels. Features SmartScan enhancement and COOK and TEMP modes. Separate control for remote mounting. Restaurants use only. Features: · SmartS...More
“3400W” — saltnbutter
Area Large Hot Plates
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You want a hot plate to keep food warm. But you most definitely do not want something with faux wood trim and 1970s-era patterns on the top. Enter one futuristic stainless steel hot plate with simple candle heat. Why a candle? So you can move it anywhere without being tied to an electrical socket.
“AREA LARGE HOT PLATES-76.49” — shaynee
1800W Commercial Induction (Built-In)
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What's cooking? If you've got your own restaurant or catering business, it's time to upgrade to induction equipment. With a thick, tempered glass surface, choice of power or temperature mode and simple knob-set thermostat control, you'll truly be top chef.
“build into island” — gordo_52
Lite Touch Q Cortez 2 Burner, 240V
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Modernize any kitchen and compliment high end appliances with our Lite-Touch Q® Cortez Series Cooktop. Steel colored graphics provide a sleek and polished look. Precision and simplicity are at the tip of your fingers. Just touch the digital ON/OFF circle to activate the heating elements and set the cooking temperature. (2) 1200W 6.5" burners.
1800W Built-In Commercial Induction Range
$380.20 $583.69 · Buy on Houzz
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SmartScan� technology: voltage, pan size and type recognition. 5mm thick tempered glass cooktop. Choice of power or temperature mode . Power mode: 1-20 levels (350-1800W) . Temperature mode: 90-440�F (in 20�F increments, except 170-180/260-270/350-360�F). Large LED power/temp display. Displays in �F or �C. Simple knob-set thermostat control. Touch-sensitive control box with sta...More
Built-In / Countertop 1650W Induction Cooktop
$79 $109.00 · Buy on Houzz
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Micro-Induction Cooktop provides the best in cooktop performance, safety and efficiency. Induction heats as electricity flows through a coil to produce a magnetic field under the ceramic plate. When a ferromagnetic cookware is placed on the ceramic surface, currents are induced in the cookware and instant heat is generated due to the resistance of the pan. Heat is generated to ...More
36" Black Electric Tempered Glass Built-in Kitchen 5 Burner Gas Cooktop
$279.99 $759.99 · Only 5 Left
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Gas Type: LPG/NG (Default LPG gas, If you want to connect with NG gas, please remove the LPG gas kit.)) Burner Cap: Iron Main Burner Heat Input: 3300W. No. of Gas Burner: 5 Gas Hob Panel: Tempered Glass. Cut-out Size:18 ½ x 32 ½ x 2 ½ inch Brand Name Windmax Model Info GG512 Item Weight 37 pounds Product Dimensions 36 x 20.5 x 3.5 inches Item model number GG512 Installation...More
2700W Built-In Commercial Range
$418.94 $643.04 · Buy on Houzz
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SmartScan� technology: voltage, pan size and type recognition. 5mm thick tempered glass cooktop. Choice of power or temperature mode . Power mode: 1-20 levels (250-2700W). Temperature mode: 90-440�F (in 20�F increments, except 170-180/260-270/350-360�F). Large LED power/temp display. Displays in �F or �C. Simple knob-set thermostat control. Touch-sensitive control box with stai...More
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What type of cooktop should I get?


There are many different types of cooktops, including gas, electric, modular, halogen and induction. We’ve put together a list of pros and cons for each to help you determine which one best fits your cooking lifestyle:
• Gas: A gas cooktop creates quick and controlled heat. While they tend to be more expensive, they can be cheaper to operate. Try to select a model with sealed burners to prevent cooking debris from getting underneath.
• Electric: An electric cooktop comes with either coil, radiant or solid disk heating elements and provides a wide range of heat levels. Coil elements heat up quickly, radiant elements are hidden beneath a glass or ceramic surface, and solid disk elements provide consistent heating by being embedded in a cast-iron burner.
• Modular: This type of cooktop lets you customize it to your needs by providing both gas and electric burners. They’re also compatible with custom cooking accessories like woks, griddles and deep fryers.
• Halogen: Featuring a sleek glass or ceramic surface, these cooktops glow when they’re turned on to indicate they’re ready to get cooking. Their smooth surface makes them easy to clean, plus they cook food quickly.
• Induction: An induction cooktop emits a magnetic field that only heats compatible magnetic cookware. They’re very energy efficient, and since the heat is limited to the area that your cookware is resting on, the rest of the heating surface will be cool to the touch. They heat up quickly and clean easy, but you’ll pay a little bit more upfront for them.

What size cooktop is best for me?


Cooktops generally range from 30 to 45 inches in width, however the size that’s right for you will depend on the size of your family, your cooking needs, and, of course, the size of your available counter space. Be sure to carefully measure the height, width and depth of the area where you want to fit your new appliance before making your final decision.

What features can be added to cooktops?


Avoid the need to install an overhead range hood by installing a built-in downdraft vent, or choose electronic touchpad controls for precise temperature selection. You may want to mix in simmer or high-heat burners for cooking variation. Also consider dual or bridge burner elements, which allow you to heat both small and large cookware depending on your selection.
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