The Essential Question
What are the best appliances to buy for you and your home? People are always in a rush and there is little time to spare for preparing meals, especially if you have kids!
The situation is often that breakfast is eaten on the way and dinner is bought on the car ride home. Lunch is always a sandwich bought from the office or school cafeteria. Time is of the essence but you also need to balance in home cooked meals for healthy living.
You can have nutritious meals even if you are short on time, and without sacrificing delicious taste. You just need the right kitchen appliances to use so that preparation for your meals is convenient and quick at a price you can afford!
What Are The Best Appliances To Buy When Starting Out?
You will definitely need a coffeemaker, a blender, and a microwave oven. These three are the basic time-saving appliances most consumers should start with. Here are 5 of the best brands and models per kitchen appliance that you can buy online or in store:
Top Coffee Makers
Brands and Model
|Mr. Coffee BVMC-SJX33GT 12-Cup Programmable Coffeemaker, Chrome||Cuisinart DCC-3200 Perfect Temp 14-Cup Programmable Coffeemaker, Stainless Steel||Hamilton Beach Single Serve Coffee Brewer and Full Pot Coffee Maker, 2-Way (49980A)||Black & Decker DCM600B 5-Cup Coffeemaker, Black||Presto 02811 12-Cup Stainless Steel Coffee Maker
|Bestseller||YES – Top 1||Top 2||Top 7||Top 22||YES – Top 1|
|Material||Stainless Steel||Plastic||Plastic||Plastic||Stainless Steel|
|Cup Capacity||12 cups||14 cups||1 cup & 12 cups||5 cups||12 cups|
This bestseller coffee maker has over 4900 positive reviews and it only costs $29.74. (It used to be $39.99.) You can use its “delay brew” feature so that when you wake up, coffee is ready! While brewing, water is being filtered of chemicals too!
This is a coffee percolator, a boiling pot, which can make 1 to 12 cups of coffee at a single time.
Brands and Model
|Magic Bullet NutriBullet 12-Piece High-Speed Blender/Mixer System||Ninja Master Prep (QB900B)||KitchenAid KSB1570SL 5-Speed Blender with 56-Ounce BPA-Free Pitcher - Silver||Oster Reverse Crush Counterforms Blender, with 6-Cup Glass Jar, 7-Speed Settings and Brushed Stainless Steel/Black Finish||Hamilton Beach Stay or Go Blender with 32-Oz Jar, 2 Potable 16-Oz Jars & 8-Oz Chopper (52400)
|Bestseller||YES – Top 1||Top 85||Top 7||Top 6||Top 19|
|Cup Capacity||3 cups||6 cups||7 cups||6 cups||4 cups|
|Made In||China||China||Thailand||North America||China|
This personal blender is for the busy person indeed. Put your fruits, veggies, sauces and snacks in – 10 seconds and its done!
Looking for something classic? KitchenAid KSB1570SL is one of the best and fastest working 5-speed classic blenders that can whip up your food now.
It has 7 speeds, from low to high pulse. It has 6 blades, with Dual Direction Technology that grinds with ultra-precision. Settings are pre-programmed with just one click.
This 8-piece BPA-free blender has the regular pitcher and three more tumblers for personal use.
Brands and Model
|Panasonic NN-SN661SAZ Stainless 1200W 1.2 Cu. Ft Countertop Microwave Oven with Inverter Technology||Danby DMW7700BLDB 0.7 cu. ft. Microwave Oven - Black||RCA RMW1182 Microwave and Grill, 1.1 Cubic Feet, Stainless Steel||Westinghouse WM009 900 Watt Counter Top Microwave Oven, 0.9 Cubic Feet, Stainless Steel Front with Black Cabinet
|Bestseller||YES – Top 1||Top 2||Top 4||Top 7|
|Material||Stainless||Stainless Steel||Stainless Steel||Stainless Steel|
|Size in Cubic Feet||1.2 cu. ft.||1.1 cu. ft.||1.1 cu. ft.||.9 cu. ft.|
This is the top-rated counter top microwave oven in a popular buy and sell site with over 1,900 positive reviews. The most common positive listed with this microwave is it’s lightning quick cooking speeds. It has 1200 watts of cooking power, with a child-lock button and comes in 3 languages(French, English and Spanish)!
This 700-watt microwave oven requires so little space without sacrificing maximum function. Cook food and defrost in seconds!
Do you have kids at home who can sometimes be irresponsible with your appliances? Child lock safety with 1000 watts (that’s 10 power levels) for grilling. Consumer favorite.
It works superbly with its 900-watts power and one-touch buttons for easy cooking of things like: popcorn, pizza, potatoes, and frozen foods. Reheating is done in one click and this microwaves also has a child-safety lock.
This microwave is ultra convenient, it can actually be programmed to remember how long you like certain things cooked! Child lock, check! 900 watts with multi-stage cooking and ADA compliant.
We’ve given you some great appliances to look at, but we encourage you to continue to research independently! These are just some of the many great appliances that can be purchased at a price affordable for most consumers. Good luck, and feel free to click here or here for advice on some larger appliances!