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Shopping for an outdoor kitchen or grill? Blaze Grills can’t be beat
Summer is upon us and it’s the season of cookouts and grilling. If you’re in the market for a new grill or outdoor kitchen, it’s important to know what to look for so you go home with a high-quality product. At Blaze Grills, you won’t leave disappointed — and here’s why.

Grilling isn’t just an American pastime – it’s a part of American history
Barbecues – or cookouts, depending on which part of the country you live in – are an American pastime with roots dating back to the first U.S. colonies.

Are you designing an outdoor kitchen? Don’t skimp on the vent hood – it’ll cost you
When designing an outdoor kitchen, the last thing most people think about is the vent hood and ventilation – but it should be one of the first. The vent hood doesn’t do anything exciting, so it’s easy to forget about. But, skimping on ventilation could result in an unusable, smoke-filled outdoor kitchen.

Can you count on your countertops?
When you imagine your dream outdoor kitchen, what do you think about? You’re probably not thinking about the countertops, are you? Well, maybe you should be. Outdoor kitchen countertops are a bigger decision than you might think. Selecting the wrong countertops could result in warped surfaces, burnt hands and more. Let’s take a look at the world of outdoor countertops so you can make an informed decision when designing your outdoor kitchen.

Ask The Experts: Tips For Creating Your Perfect Outdoor Kitchen
It’s time to design your outdoor kitchen: What do you want included? A fantastic grill, a cold refrigerator, a fire pit, beautiful countertops? It’s easy to list of the things you want, but what should you avoid? What should you know before you begin? Instead of guessing and hoping for good results, ask the experts: the contractors and those who have been through the outdoor kitchen design experience before.

Got marinade? Don’t grill without it
Are you marinating your meat before grilling? You should be! Marinating meats doesn’t just enhance the flavor, it offers several health benefits as well. From increased flavor to reducing the amount of carcinogenic heterocyclic amines (HCAs), marinades can do amazing things with your food.

Got meat? Grill it to perfection with these helpful tips
What are you grilling tonight? If you’re like most Americans, you’re probably grilling hamburgers, steaks, hot dogs or chicken. Of course, there’s an endless array of grilling options, but these are the most popular. Here are some helpful pointers to grilling the perfect meat for your family and guests.

It’s time to fire up the grill – for fruits and veggies
What’s on the grill tonight? The likely answer is steaks, hot dogs or hamburgers – but that doesn’t have to be the end of it. Side dishes, veggies and even fruits are delicious when cooked on the grill.

Charcoal grills vs. gas grills: What suits your needs?
Even though the best chefs in the world believe both gas and charcoal give great results, the discussion – or rather argument – over which is better can get extremely heated.

Blaze Kamado Grill: Tips, tricks and troubleshooting
The Blaze Kamado Grill is a practically indestructible charcoal grill that gives you the ability to smoke and grill in one place! To get the most out of your Blaze Kamado Grill, make sure you know what you are doing. Here are some helpful tips and tricks for your grill so you can be the grill master you always dreamed of becoming.

Fire Safety & Prevention Are A Top Priority At Blaze Outdoor Products
Did you know it’s National Fire Prevention Week? Since 1922, the National Fire Prevention Week has been observed in commemoration of the Great Chicago Fire during the week of Oct. 9. Here at Blaze Outdoor Products, safety is a top priority so let’s go through some basic fire prevention and fire safety facts, as well as some grill safety tips.