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Microwaves & Warming Drawers

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Whether you are looking for a sleek and stylish integrated microwave or a warming drawer for plates and proving, you’re sure to find what you need at Homebase.

Microwaves are an essential in many kitchens and are a convenient way to heat and prepare food. With Homebase’s range of built-in microwaves, you can even choose models with additional features like grill functions. If you're not looking for a built-in microwave but are after a similar appliance, take a look at our combination ovens.

Warming drawers are a perfect addition to any kitchen. If you are a keen baker, warming drawers can be used to prove dough or, for avid hosts, they are the ultimate plate warmer and can be used to keep food at the ideal temperature.

With options from leading manufacturers such as Bosch, Hotpoint and NEFF, you can be sure that you’re getting quality as well as function and style.


Frequently Asked Questions

What is a warming drawer?

Warming drawers, also known as baking or proving drawers, are a kitchen appliance that are commonly used by bakers. They can be used to help dough rise, as a plate warmer and even as a slow cooker. Typically, a warming drawer will be fitted underneath an oven making them convenient to use.

Can you cook in a warming drawer?

Warming drawers are not designed to cook from scratch but can be used to keep plates and already cooked food warm. If you have a deep warming drawer, you may be able to place casserole dishes inside them and use the drawer as a slow cooker. Make sure you read the warming drawer user manual before trying to do this.

Can you put plastic in a warming drawer?

As a rule of thumb, do not put anything in a warming drawer that you would not put in the oven. This means that you should not put plastic, such as storage pots or cling film, in a warming drawer because it could melt.

What is an integrated microwave?

An integrated microwave is a microwave that is built-in to your kitchen units. Built-in microwave ovens blend into the kitchen and mean that you do not have to find space on your worktop.

Are all integrated microwaves the same size?

Most built-in microwave ovens have a standard width of 60cm, matching the size of most kitchen units and appliances. The depth of an integrated microwave oven may vary between brands and models, so it is best to check product specifications before making a purchase.