Grills, as other outdoor accessories, are susceptible to damage from environmental elements such as UV, rain, and hail. Even though building an outdoor enclosure or storing your grill indoors when not in use are practical remedies, individuals who want to protect their grills hassle-free should consider buying a grill cover. Most models are cheap; protect grills from several external treats including rainfall, UV, and hail, and have simple and easy to install designs that allow you to access and use your grill on demand. The 10 best to buy are:
- 10. Sminiker Barbecue Grill
- 9. Yukon Glory Grill Cover
- 8. Blueidea Barbecue Grill Cover
- 7. Duck Covers Elite BBQ Grill Cover
- 6. Stronghold Accessories Grill Cover
- 5. Garden Home Outdoor Grill Cover
- 4. Classic Accessories 55-141-045101-EC
- 3. URBNGear BBQ Cover
- 2. Scala Home Grill Cover
- 1. Classic Accessories 73912
10. Sminiker Barbecue Grill
Made of a thick 57-inch fabric, Sminiker is a heavy-duty grill cover, optimized for protecting large grills measuring up to 57 inches. It is dust proof, water-resistant, and has a stylish black finish that does not fade when exposed to the elements. The adjustable tie it comes with guarantees a secure fit for added protection. Its padded handles ease installation and removal, while its integrated air vents prevent condensation of water on grills, which is as destructive as all other elements. Other key features that have made it sought-after are its double stitched seams, easy to clean design, and drawstring closure system.
9. Yukon Glory Grill Cover
Do you have a two burner Char-Broil TRU grill that you use yo entertain regularly? To protect its physical, mechanical, and electrical systems from damage, Yukon Glory Grill Cover is one of the best accessories to use. It is durable, made of a weatherproof heavy-duty vinyl, and has a custom design that covers and protects most Char-Broil twin burner grills well. It is also water resistant, is very easy to install and remove, and has a form fitting design with side straps that prevent it from dislodging in high winds. You get a 2-year warranty.
8. Blueidea Barbecue Grill Cover
Blueidea is a dust and waterproof 57-inch barbecue grill cover with a durable and universal design that protects most brands of (Weber and Char Broil, for instance) grills. Installation is simple. Its well-finished outer surface is easy to clean, while its ability to keep water, snow, and UV from your grill prevents rust and structural damages most grill owners grapple with. Blueidea also has durable interlocking seams that do not tear over time, has plastic grommets and flexible ties that secure it in high winds, and elasticized hems that improve fit.
7. Duck Covers Elite BBQ Grill Cover
This Elite barbecue grill cover by Duck Covers is a premium 53L x 25D x 43H-inch accessory with a 100% waterproof design that keeps your grill dry and rust free. Installation is straightforward. The wide 2-inch Velcro straps that it comes with improve fit and stability, while its multi-layered design is durable and has the unique ability to repel dust, prevent condensation, and deflect UV rays is impressive.
6. Stronghold Accessories Grill Cover
For those with medium-sized grills (up to 58 x 24 x 48-inches) and want to protect them from water and dust, Stronghold Accessories is heavy-duty grill cover made of marine-grade PVC. It is durable; fits and protects several types of electrical, gas, propane, and charcoal grills, and has secure buckle straps that secure it in place in both calm and windy environments. You get a two-year warranty.
5. Garden Home Outdoor Grill Cover
In several top 10 best grill covers reviewed in 2016, Garden Home Outdoor is a popular grill cover for several reasons. The heavy-duty fabric used to manufacture it, for instance, is tear resistant, waterproof, and protects grills against all threats. The universal black-themed design offered fits several types of grills measuring up to 58-inches long, while its integrated click close straps and splash guard skirt improve stability and thus safety rating further. Garden Home Outdoor Grill Cover also has an adjustable elastic hem for a custom fit, padded handles for easier installation, a large and zippered pocket for storing barbecuing tools, and a three-year manufacturer’s warranty.
4. Classic Accessories 55-141-045101-EC
The Ravenna 55-141-045101-EC by Classic Accessories is a stylish taupe-themed grill cover designed to fit large (up to 64″ long x 24″ deep x 48″ high) grills. The woven polyester used to make it durable, has a laminated undercoating that creates a water resistant barrier, and has a UV stabilized coating that protects grills from UV damage if left outdoors. The padded handles offered eases installation and removal, while its hem not only adjusts for a custom fit, but also has double-stitched seams that never tear nor lose their structural integrity over time. With an original, you also get structured vents that lower condensation, an accessories pocket, and a lifetime warranty.
3. URBNGear BBQ Cover
URBNGear is an extra-large cabana-style barbecue cover that fits Brinkman, Char Broil, and Webber grills measuring up to 70 X 24 X 48-inches. It is waterproof, made of a stylish and long lasting PVC fabric, and has durable interlocking seams and helpful air vents that keep your grill dry and rust-free. It also has a zippered accessories pocket, has a form-fitting style that does not flap in the wind, and has a protective heavy-duty construction that keeps rain, snow, and or harsh UV rays out.
2. Scala Home Grill Cover
Backed by a 36-month manufacturer’s warranty, Scala Home is a valuable 58-inch barbecue grill cover that protects most modern grill brands in the market. It is affordable, made of a rip-proof heavy-duty fabric that also resists water and flames, and has convenient zippered storage pockets that you can use to keep and protect essential grill accessories. It also has air vents, padded handles for easier installation, and heavy-duty double-stitched seams that handle everyday abuse excellently.
1. Classic Accessories 73912
This Verdana 73912 grill cover by Classic Accessories tops our list. For those with medium sized grills, its 59-inch design works well. Its elegant fabric top not only blends well in homes but also has impressive water-resistant properties that lower the risk of water damage. The splashguard it comes with adds another layer of protection, while its elastic hem and click-close straps improve fit and stability.