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 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 »

Do ventless fryers need a hood vent?

Ventless fryers do not need a hood vent. These systems for quick-frying food have an internal system of filtering the air, so grease does not come out. This fact makes these fryers popular with sma... Read More »