How to Install a Range Hood

Written by: Milan Rosan

Diy Specialist
Learn how to install an under cabinet range hood with my step by step instructions.

  • Tools/Materials
    • Paper
    • Tape
    • Drill
    • Screwdriver

Installing a range hood is as easy as following these steps. Make sure you reference the manufacturer installation guide before you install your hood.

Note: This is an under-cabinet hood, so other range hood types require different installation methods.

Step by Step Instructions

Step 1

Make a template to figure out where the screws need to go.

Step 2
Tape the template to the cabinets.

Step 3

Fasten the screws using the template as a guide.

Step 4

Remove the vent cover from the range hood.

Step 5

Attach the vent to the range hood.

Step 6

Attach the power cord. Connect green wires together, white wires together, and black wires together.

Step 7

Install the range hood and line up the vent.

Step 8

Install the lights and the parametric panel, and plug it in.

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