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How Small Kitchen Appliances Make Your Life Easier

If there’s anything that can make cooking and navigating your kitchen in general a whole lot easier, it’s small kitchen appliances. Blenders, kettles, and the incredibly popular air fryer; these are just some of the best small kitchen appliances that we can often take for granted. In this blog post, we break down the ways that small appliances like these can make life easier.


They Save Time

Imagine if each time you wanted a cup of tea, you had to stand in front of the stove waiting for the water to boil. Thanks to double-layer kettles, you can prepare boiling water in seconds! Sick of standing over the hot oven? Pressure cookers can cut down cooking times by up to 70%, so you can spend more time doing the things you love.


As small appliances develop newer, innovative designs, they help reduce more of your time in the kitchen. Larger families, for example, can struggle with preparing their meals in time, but small appliances can help speed the process up, meaning more time is spent as a family enjoying the meal.


They Reduce Mess

The worst part of any meal is the clean-up. When it’s time to clean your small appliances, they easily come apart to be rinsed, washed, and dried. Almost everybody has had to deal with the terrible task of soaking, scraping, and scrubbing burnt rice out of the bottom of an expensive pot, but a rice cooker will have your rice prepared perfectly in minutes, and can be cleaned, dried, and put away after use in a matter of seconds.


If you’re using a blender to make your soup, a quick clean-up is guaranteed. Every element of small kitchen appliance design is focused on their specific jobs, making them perfect for their speciality, and saving you from making a mess over the stove, or spending hours scraping pots.


They’re Simple to Use

With ovens and stovetops, it can be difficult to navigate through all the settings, find the right temperature, and keep your pots from overflowing all at the same time! In the past year, air fryers have grown in popularity, sought-after in almost every household across NZ. This can be put down to one reason: getting the perfect results with minimal effort. Offering quicker, healthier meals with less oil use, air fryers are one of the best small kitchen appliances out there right now, and one of the easiest to use.


All our small appliances have all been designed to seamlessly interact with you and your home, with specialised functions to achieve your desired results each time. No need to preheat the oven for half an hour, no adjusting the heat and stirring your pot every hour; pressure cookers, air fryers, and rice cookers will have it done in a few clicks of a button.


Make Life Easy with Midea

Midea has an innovative range of household appliances to make your home smarter. Each product is designed with human interaction in mind, to bring you the best small kitchen appliances that we can. Whether you’re looking for a new refrigerator in NZ or you want to save time and energy with a new small appliance, we’ve got everything you need. Browse our full collection of appliances online today or visit your local Midea store today.