How to Install a Range Hood

Written by: Milan Rosan
DIY Specialist
(800) 375-3403

Installing a range hood is as easy as following these steps and your manufacturer installation guide.

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

Tools/Materials:

Paper, tape, drill, and screwdriver

Products:

Shop Range Hoods and Shop Drills
Shop Screwdrivers

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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