What size should a vent hood be?

Answer On One Hand: Use the DimensionsVent hoods remove smoke and odors created by cooking. They can't do that unless they're wide enough to catch all the air rising from the cook top. Major manufacturers... Read More »

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What is the standard depth of a vent hood?

The standard depth of a vent itself is 12 inches, but for the hood section, 24 inches is the standard. They also come in other depths, such as 27 inches, but 24 inches is standard among many of the... Read More »

How to Remove a Kitchen Vent Hood?

Kitchen vent hoods remove heat, steam and odors from above the stove. The fan in a vent hood sucks all of these items up and outside through the ceiling. Vent hoods may eventually stop working if t... Read More »

How do you fix a non-working fan in a stove vent hood?

AnswerFind the house wires to the switch (or switches) and check for voltages being there and then the switches being good.---Sometimes, if the fan isn't used much, the grease / dirt deposits on th... Read More »

How do I clean a commercial hood vent?

FiltersRemove the filter or filters, and soak them in a degreasing solution. Wash with warm, soapy water to remove the degreaser. Run them though the dishwasher’s normal cycle in the upper rack. ... Read More »