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How Much Does Replacing or Repairing a Oven Cost?

Oven Installation Prices

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Itís time to cook dinner. Itís not time to grill and the microwave just wonít do tonight. We need reliable, even cooking method that weíve come to expect from our ďgo toĒ cooking tool, the oven. The modern oven is a gift to the culinary world. Itís easy to cook with modern ovens as we just set the temperature to an exact temperature and we know the exact temperature our food will cook at.

In the old days people had to guess the temperature of their ovens. It forced people to monitor their food constantly during cooking or cook very slowly. Today, we just put our food in, set the temperature, and come back when itís ready. What a great thing.

How much does it cost to fix an oven? How much does it cost to fix a stove?

It will cost $60 to $85 per hour to hire an appliance repairman to fix your oven. It wonít take more than one hour for most fixes. You can expect to pay around $100 minimum for a visit.

Common Oven Problems

  • Electric Cooktop:
  • Single Burner Doesnít Heat Properly
  • Surface Element Doesnít Work
  • Gas Cooktop:
  • Gas Burner doesnít Turn Off
  • Gas Burner Doesnít Work

How much does a single wall oven cost?

A single wall oven starts at the price of $500 and can cost up to $2,400. You can even spend more on a couple of models, up to $3,500! Itís not necessary to spend $3,500, though. You can find a great single wall oven for $1,000 to $1,500. They range in size from 24 inches to 36 inches. The majority of these ovens are 27 or 30 inches in size.

How much does a double wall oven cost?

Double wall ovens start at a price of $800 and go as high as $3,000. You can spend more for a super fancy oven. However, if you spend more than $3,000 your oven should not only cook your food, it should serve it to you. These ovens range in size from 24 inches to 30 inches. They donít come in sizes as large as the single wall ovens.

Double wall oven vs. single wall oven

Which is better? Itís tough to say. It really depends on your style of cooking, how many people you cook for, and your menu. Do you like to cook? Or are you a microwave dinner type person anyway.

Having a double wall oven will change your world. A lot of people donít have one and buy one for a new kitchen or a kitchen redesign. Quickly, they realize how their menu was limited in the past because of the need to cook everything at the same temperature. Owning a double wall is a good thing. Check out this discussion thread on double ovens vs. single. Itís one of those things that you wonít miss it if you had one. However, once you get one youíll never want to go back to the other kind.

Author: Brian Eckert