This attractive, self-cleaning range from Kenmore offers a flat, ceramic cook surface for easy cleaning and a very clean look. There are indicators on the cook surface to show where to place your pots and pans. It has a number of safety features, including control locks to eliminate accidental changes in the controls, can be very helpful for kids, grandkids, or anyone who might accidentally turn on burners, etc. The burners have glowing lights to visibly show which burners are on and hot. The largest burner is 9″ wide, reporting faster boil times for cooking pasta, etc.