Extremely hot water and dawn degreaser can ca be a great tool to clean your ventilation hood. Stainless steel magic with lemon oil is good for any stainless steel appliance . It keeps the appliance looking bright and polished. Stainless steel is meant to stay lubricated or it begins to dull.
Vent a hood fan blades can be cleaned in place using solution such as dawn de greaser with hot water in combination with a tool like a toothbrush. You can also remove the blower wheels with a 1.8 allen key to soak the blower wheel in hot water with dawn de greaser. Using agents stronger then dawn in combination with scowering pads could result in a breakdown of paint on the blower wheels . replacement wheels can be purchased at ventahoodparts.com
A vent hood liner is a hood appliance designed to fit inside of a box your cabinet builder creates. This will hide your ventilation hood from view by inserting it up into a cabinet that is made by the company that fabricates your kitchen . There are stock sizes made by the vent-a-hood manufacturer with spec sheets you can supply to your cabinet builder. There are also services offered to have a custom liner fabricated to fit an existing cabinet in your kitchen. Reach out to Kitchenfoundry.com for details on this service. (949) 275-4496
The manufacturer recommends that your hood is equally as wide as your cooktop, for there 100 percent grease and smoke extraction guarantee the cooktop needs to be oversized for the cooking equipment by 3 inches on both sides ( 6 inches total ) this means a cooktop that is 36 inches in width should be covered by a range hood that is 42 inches in width when the cabinet configuration will allow. In addition to the size of the range hood, you should also mount the hood at the manufacturers recommended mounting height and ensure the hood is the suggested depth for your cooking equipment. In order for correct capture, the manufacturer would suggest the range hood extend past the foremost burner cap of the range at least 1.5 inches. Reach out to Kitchenfoundry.com for a specification specialist ( 949 ) 275-4496
The vent a hood brand holds an 85 year old patent on the filterless blower system. The magic lung system separates the liquid grease from the vapors draining it into a removable pan for easy cleaning. No other product on the market has this same approach. By stacking multiple motors his product gains higher horsepower and can double the cfm extraction without making the product much louder ( sound level measured in sones topping out at 6.7 ) no other product can make this claim. With proper installation customers can carry a conversation in the kitchen while the product is exhausting 600 to 1200 CFM ( depending on the model purchased )
For customers that require 1200 cfm in a small width such as 30 inch, 36 inch, or 40 inch . You can explore vent a hoods M series units that have a higher sone level while delivering more cfm in a smaller space.
Vent a hood carries the best warranty in the industry featuring 5 years on products featuring there magic lung. There are a few exclusions such as light bulbs and damage blower wheels, or any damage that resulted from improper installation.
Vent a hoods are made from high quality stainless steel and feature high quality paint in a broad selection of colors and precious metals.( including custom RAL colors ) There paint line is located at there factory location in Richardson Texas. Reach out to Kitchenfoundry.com for color samples ( 949 ) 275-4496
The importance of hood installation is often overlooked. Using a underqualified installer could lead to improper reinstallation and cripple your ventilation hoods total suction and performance. If the ventilation hood calls out for an 8 inch diameter pipe and your installer uses a 7 inch diameter pipe you will have a 24 % reduction in suction. If your ventilation hood calls out for a 8 inch diameter pipe and your installer reduces the diameter to a 6 inch size anywhere in the duct run you will have a 44 % loss of suction. Kitchenfoundry.com is the leader in installation and specification . (949) 275-4496
In recent years the major range manufacturers have started releasing commercial power cooking equipment into the residential market. Many of these are capable of 30k of BTU output on a single burner. This amount of heat will warm the home, stop harmful nitrogen oxides (NOx) and carbon monoxide (CO) from entering the home , and increase the extraction of fumes and smoke from the stovetop. A recent study shows that an average household without a ventilation hood accumulates 5 pounds of airborne grease into your homes surfaces per year. This includes cabinets, walls , surfaces, and on your appliances. This grease is very difficult to clean. If you can smell what's cooking in the next room the ventilation hood is either not specified correctly for the cooking equipment, underpowered for the cooking equipment, undersized for the cooking equipment, or installed incorrectly with undersized exhaust pipe crippling the units performance. At kitchenfoundry.com the experts can correctly specify the correct product for your equipment to ensure 100 percent grease and smoke extraction from your home. If your going to spend the money to have the very best, it needs to be specified and installed correctly to work its very best.
City codes can vary state by state and city by city for requirements. Some city's have no requirements of a ventilation hood while other airtight homes might have a maximum CFM requirement in place. Reach out to a professional to assist you during the planning stages of your project. kitchenfoundry.com (949) 275-4496