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Which Grill is Right for You?

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There are many considerations to take into account when you are purchasing a grill. Which type of grill will suit you best depends on what you are looking to get out of it. It depends on what kind of cooking you do and what your lifestyle is. Here are a few questions the Gertens grill experts recommend to get you started.

What kind of flavor do you want?
If you’re looking for that delicious smoky flavor take a look at the different charcoal or wood pellet grill options. Nothing beats charcoal and pellet grills in terms of flavor.

What do you want to cook?
Are you cooking steaks and burgers or do you have your heart set on making a beer can chicken? You need a grill that will cater to all your cooking needs. Cooking area will be important, but so will cooking height. You may also want a grill that you can add accessories to as your interests develop. The Gertens experts can show you a grill that can have a rotisserie added on or that can turn into a smoker or a pizza oven.

How many people are you cooking for?
Do you have a large family or group of friends that you entertain frequently? No matter your lifestyle the size of your cooking area matters. Always get a grill with a little more space. That way you won’t get caught having to juggle food around. Cooking area is expressed in terms of square inches. Typically a 450-500 sq. in. is sufficient for the average household according to the Gertens grill experts. Larger families however may want to invest in a grill that has five or six burners with 550-650 sq. in. of cooking space.

Where is your grill going?
Before going and picking out your grill figure out where you want to put it. Make sure theres plenty of space on your deck or patio for your new grill. If you are getting a heavy grill pick a place where it will not have to be moved. Is there an electrical outlet for your electric or wood pellet grill? Do you need a grill that you can take camping with you? Consider getting a portable grill that can go anywhere you can.

Get all your questions answered today by the Gertens grill experts.