Thermador range brings the grilling inside

Thermador range brings the grilling inside

More outdoor gas grills include side burners and other features that help bring your kitchen out to your yard or deck. Thermador’s Grand and Pro Harmony pro-style ranges bring barbecuing inside with an optional built-in grill, complete with drip pan and lava rocks. The hybrid unit was on display at Design and Construction Week in Las Vegas.

Two independently controlled electric heating elements let you grill veggies at low temperatures on one side while searing steaks on high on the other.

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Portable Balcony BBQ is Hot for Urban Grilling

Have you ever lived in an apartment and smelled someone barbequing down the street and wished you could do that? Well, now you can! This grill is easily attached to a balcony rail, or even to the wall. And it leaves plenty of space on the deck for your guests! Urban living is great, but you often don’t have the ability to have friends over for a charcoal-seared steak or grilled veggies. And did we mention that it’s portable? So you can take it over to your neighbors’ … (read more)

Five hot tips for successful winter grilling

Five hot tips for successful winter grilling

Grilling season used to begin Memorial Day and end when those last burgers came off the grill on Labor Day. No more. Nearly two-thirds of grill owners polled said they grill year round, according to the Hearth, Patio & Barbecue Association, an industry group. And if you spend much of the winter shoveling snow—hello Rochester—year-round grilling brings outdoor living inside, just when you need it. Here are five tips from manufacturers on grilling in cold weather.

Dress the part. Bundle up, … (read more)