Above: The Aga City60 has two vertically stacked ovens and is available with an electric or gas cooktop; go to Aga Living for dealer information.
Above: The Miele Futura Dimension Slimline Series is $1,399 for AJ Madison.
Above: The KitchenAid Artisan Mini Stand Mixer is $349.95 from Williams-Sonoma.
Above: The Vitamix S55 Personal Blender in brushed stainless is $449.95 from Williams-Sonoma.
For more ideas, see 10 Easy Pieces: Best Appliances for Small Kitchens.
Finally, get more ideas on how to evaluate and choose your kitchen range or oven in our Remodeling 101 Guide: Kitchen Ranges & Ovens.
Frequently asked questions
What are downsized appliances?
Downsized appliances are smaller appliances compared to their traditional counterparts. They are designed to fit into smaller spaces while still offering the same functionality as larger appliances.
What are the advantages of downsized appliances?
The advantages of downsized appliances are that they are space-saving, energy-efficient, and cost-effective. They also minimize the environmental impact and provide a modern look to any kitchen or home.
What are some examples of downsized appliances?
Some examples of downsized appliances include compact refrigerators, small dishwashers, countertop ovens, and slimline cookers. They are available in various colors, styles, and features to suit individual preferences.
Are downsized appliances suitable for larger families?
Downsized appliances may not be suitable for larger families as they have smaller capacities than their traditional counterparts. However, they can be a great option for small families, couples, or singles who want to save space and energy.
Do downsized appliances come with warranties?
Most downsized appliances come with warranties from manufacturers. The duration and terms of the warranty may vary depending on the product and manufacturer. It is essential to read the warranty carefully before making a purchase.
Where can I buy downsized appliances?
You can buy downsized appliances from various retailers such as home appliance stores, department stores, and online stores. It is advisable to compare prices and features before making a purchase to ensure that you get the best deal.