Kitchen & Bath Spotlight: Ventilation

The Best by Broan line of range hoods is designed to offer Italian design, innovation and detail to the kitchen. The WM24 chimney hood was designed by F.A. Porshe exclusively for this line and is available in metallic red, metallic blue, metallic black and matte aluminum finishes.

Grand Hall introduces its European-inspired wall-mount venting hoods. Hoods are available in 48-, 36- and 30-in. sizes with back-draft damper and stainless steel transition/duct cover. Each hood includes a dishwasher-safe stainless steel filter.

Faber’s patented Matrix is a stainless steel ventilation panel that hangs on the wall like a piece of art. It features a perimetric suction system, a halogen bar for lighting and grease filters hidden behind the panel.

EuroChef, the exclusive importer of De’Longhi ranges, announces the addition of four professional hoods. These new hoods offer 304 stainless steel, halogen lighting and are available in 24-, 30-, 36- and 48-in. sizes.

Sirius Range Hoods presents the DD1 pop-up downdraft ventilation system as an unobtrusive venting option. Four variable speeds control the 600-cfm blower to remove air from the burners that are farthest away, pulling the air through removable, easy-clean, five-layer aluminum filters and down into the unit.

The new GE Monogram glass canopy hoods have a bowed tempered glass canopy, welded stainless steel seams and blue light controls. Fumes are captured with a four-speed 570-cfm fan blower and optional recirculation kit.

The AT 400 backsplash ventilation by Gaggenau features three power levels. The grease filter and grease drip trays can be placed in the dishwasher once the grease saturation light indicates that a cleaning is necessary.

Kobe Range Hoods redesigned its RA-038 Series range hood for homes that cannot vent to the outside. These hoods contain four speeds, two 20-watt halogen lights and two reusable charcoal filter sets.

The Designer Series Built-in Custom Ventilator Systems from Viking Range features a heat sensor that turns the ventilator on full power when temperatures reach uncomfortable levels. It also includes a delay feature that allows users to set the ventilator to shut off automatically from 10 to 30 minutes later.

Wood range hoods from Stanisci Design and Manufacturing include internal, in-line and remote ventilation. Also available are wood/metal range hood combinations and both traditional and new hood designs.

Wolf Pro ventilation wall and island hoods feature internal or remote blower options, 16-guage stainless steel and recessed easy-access controls. Accessories and options include platinum or brass decorative rails with standoffs, 38-in. stainless steel backsplash with or without a warming rack and blower options from 600 to 1,500 cfm.

Electrolux’s E36WV100FS Range Hood is a 36-in. external exhaust, wall-mount hood. This hood features halogen lighting, a four-speed, dual-centrifugal blower and multifunction mechanical controls.

The new Concave ventilation hood, part of the Elica Collection from Zephyr Ventilation, is a two-form piece, combining a cylindrical, stainless steel chimney with a sweeping hood of aluminum. It is equipped with a quiet, powerful, internal blower with a 600 cfm capacity.

RangeCraft’s Miami collection of range hoods can be made from materials such as copper, brass, stainless steel or any combination of these materials with mirrored or antiqued finishes. These hoods are standard with riveted corners, recessed bands and decorative buttons.