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Why Charcoal barbeque: Factors to Consider when Buying BBQ

Updated on July 14, 2011

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Why Charcoal Barbeque

Have you ever thought of buying a Barbeque (BBQ) when doing your search there are so many factors to consider before buying your Charcoal Barbecue.

Charcoal Barbeque are the easily available BBQ since there are ready made charcoal which you do not hassle to get unlike the gas BBQ which getting bottled gas is just a nightmare for many.

Even if the bottled gas for BBQ is readily available you will find out that the price compared to charcoal is double giving charcoal Barbecues less expensive to use

Below are some of the factors you need to consider before buying a Barbecues

Availability of the cooking material

Barbecues either uses charcoal or gas, before making your mind to purchase a particular BBQ you need to consider whether to go for Charcoal or Gas, and some of the reasons you need to consider is whether you will be able to afford them without struggle, but when you want to save you need to consider Charcoal Barbecue, but for faster and time saving yet expensive you can purchase the Gas Barbecue. There consider the readily availability of your cooking material

Storage space for Charcoal Barbeque

The other factor to consider is normally the space available in your store or kitchen that the Barbeque will occupy. With little space you need to go for smaller Barbeque but if you have enough space then you go for a bigger size.

Size of the Charcoal Barbeques

The size of the Barbecue should be considered as this will affect the space in which you are going to use the Barbecue. Choose the best size according to the space available

Durability of Barbeque- The charcoal grate and cooking platform are solid and heaver on their own. This means that you are going to spend more to buy BBQ which is of good quality. It is better to spend more and buy something that will last for more than 5 years rather than spending less and buying BBQ which will only last you one year. Barbequewith lower end units are known to be les durable compared to high end units

Barbeque Accessories

When buying BBQ consider that all the accessories that comes with it are available, you will notice that some have one or more accessories missing, always ask if all the accessories are available

BarbequeModels – There are so many design that you can choose from, all will depend with your taste and appealing of a particular BBQ to you. The most common design available in the market is Kettledrum design and the integrated ash collection tray

Tools to Assemble Charcoal Barbeque– to assemble it you will need some tools, ensure that you have these tools with you, check if your whole you unit you bought has the following tools screwdriver, spanner or pliers and a hammer, if not then you will need to buy these tools


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