A coffee mug warmer as the name suggests, is used to keep your favorite cup of coffee warm or at the required temperature without going through the hassle of heating on a stove.
Let’s look at some benefits and disadvantages of owning a mug warmer-
Pros of a Coffee Mug Warmer
➢ Prevents wastage of coffee in case it gets cold.
➢ Can reheat without the use of a stove with the help of electricity.
➢ Less effort and can be used by simply plugging in the cord or switching ON .
➢ Uses less fuel as compared to using the pan and stove.
➢ Can be used on a table top or wherever convenient with a power source.
➢ Comes with auto shut-off and temperature control features that prevent heat damage and also lets you set the temperature of the coffee as per your taste.
➢ Comes in a variety of colors that gives you the option of choosing one as per your choice.
➢ Have basic settings to the time delay a cup of coffee.
➢ Is a must have if you like to sip on your coffee through the day and are looking for a quick fix to heating at regular intervals.
So, choose a best mug warmer today for your home and office desk.
Cons of a Coffee Mug Warmer
➢ Some brands with additional features are pretty expensive and difficult to afford.
➢ If not supervised, can lead to overheating of the appliances.
➢ Is not suitable for all forms of beverages.
➢ Difficult to use if there is no inbuilt switch and there is no power source available.
➢ Some brands promise features which are not delivered. Hence the product reviews need to be thoroughly checked, and a brand should be chosen accordingly.
➢ If not cleaned properly can lead to the lime formation, difficult to remove.
➢ If the shape is too bulky, can take up too much space on the desk.
➢ Most coffee mug warmers can heat only one cup of coffee.
➢ The intensity of heating can depend on the amount of ceramic in the base of the cup used at the bottom of the cup.
➢ For some coffee warmers, the lid can become necessary, or it may take too long to heat.
➢ Unnecessary noises post brewing can cause a bit of inconvenience for you.
➢ Most coffee makers have an auto-shutoff feature after two hours and this usually come without any warning. This makes you reactivate the coffee mug warmer every couple of hours.