There are positives and negatives to an electric stove or a gas stove. If you are trying to decide which stove is right for you, here are a few things about each stove to help you to decide.
Electric stoves can also be easier to clean and are more energy-efficient than gas stoves. They are also considered safer for your home than gas stoves because they have no open flame and there is no gas leak risk. Also, electric stoves can simmer better and go to high heat quicker than a gas stove. Although, electric stoves respond slower than a gas stoves when adjusting the temperature down or turning the heat off.
Gas stoves, depending on where you live, can be less expensive to purchase and operate. Keep in mind that most gas stoves today run on natural gas, which requires a gas line to your home. Some areas, especially rural ones, do not provide natural gas lines. Gas stoves can offer more precise temperature control than electric stoves. You will also be able to flambe` while cooking on gas stoves.
So whether you purchase an electric or gas stove, hopefully, these few things will help you to decide which stove is best for you.