When to Replace: Broilers

When To Replace from Foodservice Equipment & Supplies

October 16, 2012

Broilers: An Overview

Although there are electric units, the majority of broilers are gas powered.

How to Know When to Replace Broilers

Broilers can have a service life as short as 5 years or as long as 20 years, depending on use and how well the unit is maintained.

Broiler Applications

Broilers are a key piece of equipment, as these units are responsible for preparing the priciest menu items.

Is your Broiler on the Rocks?


When it is time to replace your broiler, you should look to ShortOrder.com. We carry over 50 broilers from a variety of manufacturers including Vulcan, Gen2, APW, and more. We also offer other equipment too, as well as free ShortOrder.com shipping!

Maintaining Broilers

Keeping the amount of grease and food debris build-up to a minimum will help extend a broiler’s service life.

Spec Check: Broilers

There are a wide range of broilers offering different sizes and heating capabilities for specific production needs.

Energy Efficiency and Broilers

Broilers typically operate with gas valves wide open, which compromises energy efficiency.

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