Built-in ovens: How to buy the best oven

  • Types of built-in ovens explained, including sizes and volumes
  • Gas vs electric built-in ovens
  • Guide to built-in oven controls and symbols

What's in this guide

Oven types

Find the best type of oven for you from single, double built-in or built-under and compact. Contains video

Gas vs electric ovens

Gas or electric? Which kind of built-in oven fuel is going to be best to cook with and cheapest to use?

Oven sizes

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

Oven symbols and controls

Find out what each oven symbol means and which kinds of cooking each one is good for.