The Blaze Blog

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.