Underneath youʼll ﬁnd the burners, which produce heat. Burners on better grills are independently controlled and run the length of the cook box for even heat.
Knobs should independently control the burner tubes. Avoid grills with only low, medium, and high settings.
They should be placed in a pattern that will create even heat across the cooking grates. High-grade stainless steel construction will resist rust and last longer
Dive a bit deeper into finding the right gas grill—from craftsmanship to construction to durability—with our Five-Step Inspection.
Grab the grill by the sides and shake it a few times. A well-built grill should feel solid and sturdy. Learn more
First, you’ll see the cooking grates. Pick them up and inspect them—quality materials will last longer. Learn more
Below, you should find a system of v-shaped inverted metal bars to deflect and vaporize food drippings. Learn more
Look at the burner system which should consist of two or more burners running the length of the cookbox. Learn more
Research the manufacturer and look into their customer service support and warranty. Become an informed shopper by visiting their website. Call their customer service line to see what type of support you’ll get after the sale. Learn more