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A coffee machine has always been one of a man's best friends, especially for those who love coffee. When they wake up, the first thing that is common to do for a coffee lover is to head to the kitchen and have a cup of coffee.

However, unfortunately, a coffee machine may as well make the coffee lover upset. This is because coffee machines usually take up quite a large kitchen space for its placement. With less space, the relaxed feeling of drinking coffee decreases as well.

Fortunately, manufacturers that produce coffee machines have become aware of this space problem. This is why a wide variety of manufacturers are now offering their customers small coffee machines. Such a machine turns out handy for a person who lives in quite a small house or who rents an apartment in which the kitchen is not normally big enough to place a regular coffee machine.

Regardless of the size, a small coffee machine is capable of brewing coffee just like a regular coffee machine. Small size does not necessarily mean small capability. Yet, a small coffee machine is more compact and easier to handle compared to the regular one. The owner can even take it everywhere around the house. If he has a guest coming, he will easily be able to offer the guest a few cups of coffee right in the living room. There is no need to go to the kitchen since the small coffee machine is there with him and his guest.

However, there are, of course, things to know prior to making up our minds to purchase one of these small coffee machines.

The first thing that may need to be considered is the temperature the machine requires to brew coffee. It should be able to brew the coffee at a temperature of 195?F or 205?F or anything in between. This is when the coffee is best brewed.

The next thing that is worth considering is the availability of the carafe option. The small coffee machine should have this in order to maintain the temperature of the finished brew of coffee. If the machine does not have one, chances are the coffee may get burnt. However, fortunately, there is a way to cope with this, that is, to purchase a separate carafe.

Another thing that is not of less importance is the price of the machine. After all, without sufficient budget, all the benefits of such machine remain an imagination. Having enough budget, the small coffee machines by Solis or Franklin may be interesting to consider.