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What type of cooktop is safest for families with young children?

Smooth glass or ceramic radiant surfaces
15%
Open flame gas burners
6%
Induction burners
54%
Not sure
6%
There is no difference
16%
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Question: What type of cooktop is safest for families with young children?
Top Answer (54% of 91 votes): Induction burners.

Answer: Induction burners
Explanation: Induction burners only heat the area where a pot or pan is and are cool to the touch on other areas of the surface.
Construct Boss
Answer: Smooth glass or ceramic radiant surfaces
Explanation: These often have a indicator light that remains lite while the area is still hot.
Misija construction
Answer: Not sure
Explanation: All HOT surfaces require adult supervision.
T&C Appliance/HVAC Repair
ProMatcher
Answer: Induction burners
Explanation: A burners surface does not get hot.
Mayer Partners + design, LLc
Answer: Induction burners
Explanation: The burner surface does not get hot
G&J Carpentery Services
Answer: Smooth glass or ceramic radiant surfaces
Explanation: There's no open flame, usually all equipped with safety switches, take longer to get anything on fire
7 Days Appliance Repair
ProMatcher
Answer: Induction burners
Explanation: The surface is cooler than other types of cooktop.
Relux Construction LLC
Answer: There is no difference
Explanation: Both can be dangerous. You just need to educate your children and keep an eye on them.
Renovation Construction Enterprises Inc
Answer: There is no difference
Explanation: All cooktop burners will burn a child.
SAVELL CONSTRUCTION
ProMatcher
Answer: Induction burners
Explanation: Will not retain heat instanly cool
NWA APPLIANCE REPAIR
Answer: Induction burners
Explanation: heat goes off as soon as turned off
CUSTOM INSTALLATIONS INC.
Answer: Smooth glass or ceramic radiant surfaces
Explanation: Kids should always be kept away, some have the ability to not burn the skin
Dmar.Remodeling.llc
ProMatcher
Answer: Induction burners
Explanation: Induction cooktops are the safest cooktops because they dont give off actual heat.
JJP Appliance Repair
Answer: Induction burners
Explanation: Induction Burners are cool to the touch. If one had to choose between gas and electric, then electric would be the safer of the 2. There is no open flame and less worry about a gas leak.
Seacrest Renovations
Answer: Induction burners
Explanation: Best tech
E&E Installations Inc.
ProMatcher
Answer: Induction burners
Explanation: A induction cook top surface is cool to the touch.
Indy1Call.com
Answer: Open flame gas burners
Explanation: Once the burner is turned off the cool off time is much faster
Bradley Paint & Remodeling
Answer: Induction burners
Explanation: Induction cooktop is safer.
Advantage Repair Services, LLC
ProMatcher
Answer: Induction burners
Explanation: Induction burners are a marvelous technology and safe for young people.
Kitchen Remodeling Chicago
Answer: Induction burners
Explanation: Induction burners because the burner does not get very hot.
BM PAINTING CONSTRUCTION INC
Answer: Induction burners
Explanation: The surface never heats up. Induction burners use electromagnetism to heat the bottom of the pot or pan only.
JJS Home Improvements LLC
ProMatcher
Answer: Induction burners
Explanation: My opinion, as induction burners do not heat unless there is a metal pan of some sort there.
John's Appliance Installations
Answer: Induction burners
Explanation: Since the induction burners do not heat the surface it cools off much quicker that other burners.
Sprague Bros Remodeling LLC
Answer: There is no difference
Explanation: All cooktops surfaces will get hot and therefore it's best to keep children well away from the appliance when in use.
Trevor Taylor Appliance Repairs
ProMatcher
Answer: There is no difference
Explanation: HEAT IS HOT.
BYRD HEATING & AIR AND APPLIANCES REPAIR
Answer: Induction burners
Explanation: Induction cooktops are excellent from a safety perspective, since the element itself does not get hot. It is safe to the touch unless you have had a hot pan on it for a while.
JML Interior Design
Answer: There is no difference
Explanation: Any type of heated surface is dangerous for young children.
Pangione Developers Inc
ProMatcher
Answer: Induction burners
Explanation: Induction transfers energy to the cooking vessel directly, leaving the surface of the burner cool to the touch.
TVL Creative
Answer: Induction burners
Explanation: Induction is safest because it cools down quickly as soon as it is turned off or the metal pot is removed. This reduces the risk of burns for kids and older adults.
Essence of You Designs
Answer: Induction burners
Explanation: These Burners use electro magnetism and heats just the pans your cooking with. These stoves dont get hot to the touch.
North West Indiana Remodeling
ProMatcher
Answer: Smooth glass or ceramic radiant surfaces
Explanation: The correct cooktop will be not hot to the touch, it only heats the area under the actual pan. Very safe for families.
DC Construction Services Inc.
Answer: There is no difference
Explanation: In looking into research done on the subject of young children and burns (http://pediatrics.aappublications.org/cgi/content/full/115/1/10) the nature of burn accidents were rarely based on how the pot was heated.
Nu-Face of PA
Answer: There is no difference
Explanation: They are all capable of generating the same amount of heat, therefore the same amount of potential harm is present. Its all up to the accessibility of the heated surface to the child.
Richards and Company Remodeling, Inc.
ProMatcher
Answer: Open flame gas burners
Explanation: open flame is always hotter
major home improvements
Answer: Induction burners
Explanation: I believe that induction burners are the safest for families with young children.
Freedom Handyman Services, Inc.
Answer: There is no difference
Explanation: All stoves are capable of burning small children
Assurance Appliance Repair, LLC
ProMatcher
Answer: Induction burners
Explanation: Induction are faster
EC Services
Answer: Induction burners
Explanation: It dose not heat up without iron on top of the cooktop.
ARCHIQUEST, INC
Answer: Induction burners
Explanation: Induction stimulates the molecules in the item being cooked.Additionally, it is always cool to the touch so it is a preferred method of cooking with persons around who are likely to be burned.
d.a.kinsella & company
ProMatcher
Answer: Induction burners
Explanation: Induction burners create heat inside the pan and are cool to the touch
A Diamond Affair Interiors
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