Many kitchens are in need of a lid for their pots. Lids are sold as separate units because a professional kitchen does not need lids for every pot. Too many lids can take up precious storage in a professional kitchen. Stainless steel sauce pan covers are the perfect addition for chefs. Lids are essential in a professional kitchen because they help to keep food warm, save moisture, boil water and prevent contamination from other dishes on the stove. Stainless steel sauce pan covers are crafted with quality stainless steel and sometimes come with plastic handles. They are round in shape and often weigh less than 2 pounds, which is a good weight to move around a kitchen in a hurry. Stainless steel sauce pan covers are sure to be of benefit to your kitchen.