Adding or replacing a range hood is a great way to update the kitchen and improve your indoor air quality. There are plenty of range hoods on the market today that can fit with any style and budget. Replacing a range hood is an easy Saturday afternoon project for the average DIYer. For as little as $200, you can dramatically change the kitchen’s environment.
- 300 to 350 CFM for 30- to 36-inch wide conventional cooking appliances…increase for wider models.
- 500 CFM or more for cooking appliances that are classified as high performance or professional style.
- Make sure the duct size between the hood and outdoors is equal to the outlet of the hood.