Its attractive appearance and easy-to-clean nature make stainless steel a popular choice for a range of appliances including refrigerators, dishwashers, microwave ovens and stoves. Smaller appliances such as toasters and coffee makers may also be available in stainless steel.
Some homeowners choose stainless steel appliances for its contemporary appearance, which makes it the perfect choice for those who are trying to move away from traditional kitchen designs for something a little bit more up to date.
However, for other homeowners, the fact that stainless steel appliances are so easy to clean is an even more important facet of their design. Water and a mild soap are enough to clean most stainless steel surfaces in the kitchen. For tougher cleanup tasks, a stainless steel cleaner can be used to remove the mess and polish the stainless steel surface of the appliance to a shine. These appliances tend to have a longer life span than other appliances and do not readily show dings, scuffs or damage, which keeps them looking great for a longer time.
Another benefit of stainless steel appliances is that they are far less porous than other surface materials such as plastic, which means they are less likely to harbor dangerous germs.