The range is the modern-day heart and soul of the kitchen. It's the place where we prepare nourishing food, it's a warm area around which people congregate, and it's often one of the most-utilized spaces in the kitchen. But whether you use your range daily, weekly, or even less frequently, when it is called on to perform, the range must rise to the occasion and do exactly what's required. As a result, ranges offer a wide variety of sizes and aesthetics. Here are some ways to choose the perfect fit for your cooking needs and your kitchen.