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Do grills really need covers?
Although it’s recommended to have a cover for your grill, it is not necessary to keep your grill covered 24/7. Just remember to give your grill a good wipe down about once a month, and cover it when necessary. The more you take care of your grill, the longer it can make great meals with you.
Can I leave my grill uncovered?
Absolutely! Winter cooking can be some of the best cooking, but remember that with the air temperature so much lower, every time you open your grill cover you’ll let out most of the heat and the cold will get to the food. It’s much more important to cook with the lid down during the winter.
How long will a grill cover last?
Weber grill covers get good user rating from hundreds of buyers on Amazon.com. They are tough but lightweight and are made from durable polyester fabric. Many people report using them for five or ten years without needing to replace them.
Are BBQ covers good or bad?
BBQ covers do a good job of keeping garden chemicals, dirt, bird droppings, and pollen off the grill, but may actually make it more inviting for rodents and insects.
How long should a grill cover last?
Should a grill cover touch the ground?
Covering Tips: Standard grill covers aren’t intended to touch the ground so that air can properly circulate underneath the cover, preventing and reducing water build-up, mold, or mildew. Allow the grill cooking surface to cool down before covering to prevent the grill cover from getting damaged.
Should you cover your grill in summer?
During the summer, when the grill will get the most usage, it is fine to keep it outdoors so long as a grill cover is in use. The grill cover will protect against any rainfall and debris that could fall onto the grill.
What is the standard grill size?
Most gas grills will measure in between 400 and 500 square inches. This is a common size for the average household. For those with a large family or want to host guests, choosing a larger grill up to at least 600 square inches is a good idea.