Kitchen Exhaust Fans – The modern kitchens already have integrated air extractors in their decoration. They are a good solution to absorb the gases and odors that are generated in the kitchen. Installing an extractor is not very complicated although you have to take into account some factors. Is a very simple and quick task having a few tools. The extractor has to be tucked into a hole in the ceiling. If you are going to replace an old extractor you will not have to realize a new orifice as long as the new extractor adjusts to the dimensions. If not, you’d better go to a professional to make the hole.
In this case was to replace the one that was placed by another new one exactly the same, therefore we will not have to open new holes, nor modify the wooden furniture. In this way, we saved ourselves from having to hire an electrician or wait for our brother-in-law to handle the task. So we will not have to suffer for a long time the inconvenience of fumes and vapors. Thanks to this device will allow us to get rid of the fumes generated by food quickly. Go to the hardware store or DIY distribution center with the old kitchen exhaust fans and bring one exactly the same, or if there is not, one that resembles as much as possible to the one we had installed.
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Next, unpack the new kitchen exhaust fans and read the installation instructions provided by the extractor manufacturer. After we take a look, we begin with the task. We remove two gray plastic bezels that it brings. We can observe that below these beams we find the holes to fasten it with screws to the furniture, besides the electrical connections necessary for its operation. On the one hand we take two screws for wood, and on the other hand, we take the extractor and proceed to screw it to the furniture where it is housed with a screwdriver of star or strip. Next, proceed to make the electrical connections.
To do this we start by disconnecting the current from the kitchen to work without any fear or danger. Then we connect the phase, neutral and earth as indicated by the manufacturer in the instructions. Turn on the fan and when it is working install the cover. To do this remove the engine mounting nuts and connect the wiring to the cover plate. And then screw the exhaust grille to the engine with the mounting nuts. Finally, if the kitchen exhaust fans have light. Install two bulbs and align the glass to be attached to the extractor.