Built-in ovens: How to buy the best oven

  • Types of built-in ovens explained, including oven sizes and gas vs electric
  • How much you need to spend to get a good oven
  • What oven features you really need and those you can live without

What's in this guide

Ovens: which type is best?

Gas or electric? Single, double, compact or double built-under? We help you choose the best Contains video

Oven features and prices

How much you need to spend to get a decent built-in oven and what features you should look for

Oven sizes and installation

Find the right-sized oven for your kitchen with our built-in oven sizes and installation guide

Oven symbols and controls

Discover what each oven symbol means and which kinds of cooking each one is good for