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Broan-NuTone 30-inch range hood with built-in light accepts up to a 75-watt incandescent bulb for an evenly illuminated cooking area. The unit can be installed vertically or horizontally and has a 2-speed rocker switch for ease of use. It is available in black, white, grey, red, orange, green, blue, yellow, pink, purple, violet, gold, silver, and bronze finishes. Notably, the product was launched in 2015.

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Broan Glacier range hood, which is designed to meet the needs of people with disabilities, can be installed in an ADA-compliant manner. The system features a three-speed captur and a two-level bright LED light for easy cleaning and grease removal. It also has a built-in thermostat that controls the fan’s speed. The unit comes with a lifetime warranty against fire hazards. Notably, it was launched in India in 2015.

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Broan-NuTone Glacier 30″ Undercabinet Convertible Range Hood provides a MAX 375 CFM and 5.5 Sones performance to remove smoke and cooking odors faster. The system has been designed with the help of a specially trained technician who will install it in your kitchen. It also features a built-in fan for maximum airflow. The unit can be installed vertically or horizontally, depending on the application. Notably, this is the first time that a professional has used this technology

Best Kitchen Hood Exhaust Fans

Top 8 Best Kitchen Hood Exhaust Fans

Top Pick
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Why we chose it
  • Dishwasher-safe aluminum grease filter
  • 30-INCH UNDER-CABINET RANGE HOOD INSERT: Fits neatly underneath cabinets to offer a complete solution to your kitchen ventilation needs by providing both an exhaust fan and overhead light
  • Contemporary styling
  • Four-way convertible installs ducted 3-1/4-Inch by 10-Inch (vertical and horizontal),7-Inch round (vertical) and non-ducted
  • Stainless steel
  • 4-WAY CONVERTIBLE INSTALLATION: Installs as 3.25″ x 10″ vertical or horizontal ducting with damper, 7″ round vertical ducting (damper sold separately),or non-ducted with air recirculation (filter sold separately) to provide versatile installation at least 18″ above the cooktop
  • 7-Inch round plate included
  • DISHWASHER-SAFE FILTER: One-piece dishwasher-safe aluminum grease filter offers easy cleaning and maintains optimum grease capture
  • INTEGRATED LIGHTING: Built-in light with protective lens accepts up to a 75W incandescent bulb (not included) to evenly illuminate your cooking area and is controlled by a rocker switch for ease of use
  • IMPROVES KITCHEN AIR QUALITY: Provides a MAX 230 CFM and 6.5 Sones performance to quickly remove smoke and cooking odors from the air, and the 2-speed rocker switch allows for quick fan adjustments
BROAN NuTone F403004 Exhaust Fan for Under Cabinet Two-Speed Four-Way Convertible Range Hood Insert with Light, 30-Inch, Stainless Steel: image
92%
customers recommend this product
4.6/ 5
Easy to clean4.6
Easy to install4.5
Value for money4.5
Suction power4.3
Noise level4.1
2
Why we chose it
  • Accepts up to 75-Watt light (bulb not included)
  • 30-INCH UNDER-CABINET RANGE HOOD INSERT: Fits neatly underneath cabinets to offer a complete solution to your kitchen ventilation needs by providing both an exhaust fan and overhead light
  • Installs as 7-Inch round ducted only
  • DISHWASHER-SAFE FILTER: One-piece dishwasher-safe aluminum grease filter offers easy cleaning and maintains optimum grease capture
  • VERTICAL DUCTED INSTALLATION: Designed to fit 7″ round vertical ductwork for simple installation at least 18″ above the cooktop
  • Dishwasher-safe aluminum grease filter
  • Built-in 7-Inch adapter
  • 190 CFM, 6.0 Sone (vertical discharge) performance
  • INTEGRATED LIGHTING: Built-in light with protective lens accepts up to a 75W incandescent bulb (not included) to evenly illuminate your cooking area and is controlled by a rocker switch for ease of use
  • IMPROVES KITCHEN AIR QUALITY: Provides a MAX 230 CFM and 6.0 Sones performance to quickly remove smoke and cooking odors from the air, and the 2-speed rocker switch allows for quick fan adjustments
Broan-NuTone 423001 Exhaust Fan for Under Cabinet Convertible Range Hood Insert with Light, 30 Inch, White: image
92%
customers recommend this product
4.6/ 5
Light weight4.5
Value for money4.5
Easy to install4.4
Noise level3.3
3
Why we chose it
  • DISHWASHER-SAFE FILTER: Dual one-piece dishwasher-safe micro-mesh filters with filter clean reminders to help maintain optimum grease capture
  • 30-INCH UNDER-CABINET RANGE HOOD INSERT: Fits neatly underneath cabinets to offer a complete solution to your kitchen ventilation needs by providing both an exhaust fan and overhead light
  • 4-WAY CONVERTIBLE INSTALLATION: Installs as 3.25″ x 10″ vertical or horizontal ducting with damper, 7″ round vertical ducting (damper sold separately),or non-ducted with air recirculation (filter sold separately) to provide versatile installation
  • INTEGRATED LED LIGHTING: Equipped with a bright, 2-level LED modules to evenly illuminate your cooking area that are controlled by a tap-touch button for ease of use
  • IMPROVES KITCHEN AIR QUALITY: Captur system provides a MAX 375 CFM and 5.5 Sones performance to remove 97.4% of smoke and cooking odors from the air faster, and the tap-touch control allows for quick adjustments
BROAN NuTone BCDF130SS Glacier Convertible Range Hood Light Exhaust Fan for Under Cabinet, Stainless Steel: image
90%
customers recommend this product
4.5/ 5
Value for money4.6
Suction power4.5
Easy to install4.4
Noise level4.2
4
Why we chose it
  • INTEGRATED LIGHTING: 2-level built-in lights accept up to 50W halogen bulbs (not included) to evenly illuminate your cooking area and are controlled by a hidden rocker switch for ease of use
  • IMPROVES KITCHEN AIR QUALITY: Captur system provides a MAX 300 CFM and 5.0 Sones performance to remove 97.4% of smoke and cooking odors from the air faster, and the hidden 2-speed rocker switch allows for quick adjustments
  • 4-WAY CONVERTIBLE INSTALLATION: Installs as 3.25″ x 10″ vertical or horizontal ducting with damper, 7″ round vertical ducting (damper sold separately),or non-ducted with air recirculation (filter sold separately) to provide versatile installation
  • DISHWASHER-SAFE FILTER: Dual one-piece dishwasher-safe open mesh grease filters offer easy cleaning and maintain optimum grease capture
  • 30-INCH UNDER-CABINET RANGE HOOD INSERT: Fits neatly underneath cabinets to offer a complete solution to your kitchen ventilation needs by providing both an exhaust fan and overhead light
Broan-NuTone BCSD130BL Glacier Range Hood with Light, Exhaust Fan for Under Cabinet, Black, 30-inch: image
90%
customers recommend this product
4.5/ 5
Value for money4.6
Suction power4.3
Noise level4.3
Easy to install4.1
5
Why we chose it
  • 3-Speed mechanical push button with quietmode, low, and high
  • Exhaust: top 6 inch round
  • Include both baffle filters and aluminum mesh fiilters
  • Durable commercial grade stainless steel
  • 550 CFM at maximum power
  • Bright 3W (X2) LED lights to vividly illuminate your cooktop
KOBE Range Hoods INX2930SQBF-500-1 Built-In/Insert Range Hood, 30": image
90%
customers recommend this product
4.5/ 5
Suction power4.2
Easy to install4.2
Noise level4.1
Value for money4
6
Why we chose it
  • EASY CARE: Includes dishwasher-safe micro-mesh filters to provide efficient grease removal and filter clean reminders to ensure they will always maintain a high level of capture
  • HIGH-QUALITY RANGE HOOD: Range hood improves air quality with powerful 375 Max Blower CFM-rated ventilation with quiet operation at 2.0 Sones at normal speed. Captur system and 375 max blower CFM is 98.1% efficient in removal of smoke and odor from cooking.
  • IDEAL SIZE: Range hood measures 30″ to fit neatly underneath your cabinet
  • VERSATILE: Can be installed for ADA Compliance with the purchase of a wall switch (not included) and Broan-NuTone model HAWRK3 Low Voltage Wiring Kit for ADA Application (purchase separately)
  • EFFECTIVE LIGHTING: Bright, two-level LED modules illuminate evenly and are tested in cooking environments to ensure long life without dimming (modules included)
Broan Glacier Convertible Range Hood, Exhaust Fan and Light Combo for Over Kitchen Stove, Black Stainless Steel, 30", 1.2 Sones, 300 CFM: image
88%
customers recommend this product
4.4/ 5
Suction power4.6
Noise level4.4
Easy to install4.1
Value for money3.9
7
Why we chose it
  • 36-INCH UNDER-CABINET RANGE HOOD INSERT: Fits neatly underneath cabinets to offer a complete solution to your kitchen ventilation needs by providing both an exhaust fan and overhead light
  • IMPROVES KITCHEN AIR QUALITY: Captur system provides a MAX 300 CFM and 5.0 Sones performance to remove 98.1% of smoke and cooking odors from the air faster, and the hidden 2-speed rocker switch allows for quick adjustments
  • 4-WAY CONVERTIBLE INSTALLATION: Installs as 3.25″ x 10″ vertical or horizontal ducting with damper, 7″ round vertical ducting (damper sold separately),or non-ducted with air recirculation (filter sold separately) to provide versatile installation
  • DISHWASHER-SAFE FILTER: Dual one-piece dishwasher-safe open mesh grease filters offer easy cleaning and maintain optimum grease capture
  • INTEGRATED LIGHTING: 2-level built-in lights accept up to 50W halogen bulbs (not included) to evenly illuminate your cooking area and are controlled by a hidden rocker switch for ease of use
Broan-NuTone BCSD136WW Exhaust Fan for Under Cabinet Glacier Range Hood with Light, White, 36-inch: image
86%
customers recommend this product
4.3/ 5
Easy to install4.5
Noise level4.4
Suction power4.4
8
Why we chose it
  • Accepts up to 75-Watt light (bulb not included)
  • DISHWASHER-SAFE FILTER: One-piece dishwasher-safe aluminum grease filter offers easy cleaning and maintains optimum grease capture
  • IMPROVES KITCHEN AIR QUALITY: Provides a MAX 230 CFM and 6.0 Sones performance to quickly remove smoke and cooking odors from the air, and the 2-speed rocker switch allows for quick fan adjustments
  • INTEGRATED LIGHTING: Built-in light with protective lens accepts up to a 75W incandescent bulb (not included) to evenly illuminate your cooking area and is controlled by a rocker switch for ease of use
  • 190 CFM, 6.0 Sone (vertical discharge) performance
  • 36-INCH UNDER-CABINET RANGE HOOD INSERT: Fits neatly underneath cabinets to offer a complete solution to your kitchen ventilation needs by providing both an exhaust fan and overhead light
  • Installs as 7-Inch round ducted only
  • VERTICAL DUCTED INSTALLATION: Designed to fit 7″ round vertical ductwork for simple installation at least 18″ above the cooktop
  • Built-in 7-Inch adapter
  • Dishwasher-safe aluminum grease filter
Broan-NuTone 422401 24-inch Under-Cabinet 2-Speed Exhaust Fan and Light, 230 Max Blower CFM, White Range Hood: image
90%
customers recommend this product
4.5/ 5
Top Pick
BROAN NuTone F403004 Exhaust Fan for Under Cabinet Two-Speed Four-Way Convertible Range Hood Insert with Light, 30-Inch, Stainless Steel
Upgrade your kitchen with the Broan-NuTone 30-inch Under-Cabinet Convertible Range Hood! This versatile range hood insert offers a complete solution to your ventilation needs by providing both an exhaust fan and overhead light for your stove. This range hood provides a MAX 230 CFM and 6.5 Sones blower performance to quickly remove smoke and cooking odors from the air, and the 2-speed rocker switch allows for quick fan adjustments and provides the ideal level of ventilation every time you cook. The built-in light with protective lamp lens accepts up to a 75-watt incandescent bulb (not included) to evenly illuminate your cooking area, and it is also controlled by a rocker switch for ease of use. This sleek stainless steel range hood fits neatly underneath cabinets, and it features mitered sides and a hemmed bottom with no sharp edges to help ensure safety and provide a more decorative look. The one-piece dishwasher-safe aluminum grease filter offers easy cleaning so you can maintain optimum grease capture and keep your kitchen ventilated. This 4-way convertible range hood unit measures 17.5
Ranking the Brands
Broan-NuTone: 87.50%
KOBE Range Hoods: 12.50%

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Сomparison: BROAN NuTone F403004 Exhaust Fan for Under Cabinet Two-Speed Four-Way Convertible Range Hood Insert with Light, 30-Inch, Stainless Steel: imageСomparison: Broan-NuTone 423001 Exhaust Fan for Under Cabinet Convertible Range Hood Insert with Light, 30 Inch, White: imageСomparison: BROAN NuTone BCDF130SS Glacier Convertible Range Hood Light Exhaust Fan for Under Cabinet, Stainless Steel: imageСomparison: Broan-NuTone BCSD130BL Glacier Range Hood with Light, Exhaust Fan for Under Cabinet, Black, 30-inch: imageСomparison: KOBE Range Hoods INX2930SQBF-500-1 Built-In/Insert Range Hood, 30": imageСomparison: Broan Glacier Convertible Range Hood, Exhaust Fan and Light Combo for Over Kitchen Stove, Black Stainless Steel, 30", 1.2 Sones, 300 CFM: imageСomparison: Broan-NuTone BCSD136WW Exhaust Fan for Under Cabinet Glacier Range Hood with Light, White, 36-inch: imageСomparison: Broan-NuTone 422401 24-inch Under-Cabinet 2-Speed Exhaust Fan and Light, 230 Max Blower CFM, White Range Hood: image
BROAN NuTone F403004 Exhaust Fan for Under Cabinet Two-Speed Four-Way Convertible Range Hood Insert with Light, 30-Inch, Stainless SteelBroan-NuTone 423001 Exhaust Fan for Under Cabinet Convertible Range Hood Insert with Light, 30 Inch, WhiteBROAN NuTone BCDF130SS Glacier Convertible Range Hood Light Exhaust Fan for Under Cabinet, Stainless SteelBroan-NuTone BCSD130BL Glacier Range Hood with Light, Exhaust Fan for Under Cabinet, Black, 30-inchKOBE Range Hoods INX2930SQBF-500-1 Built-In/Insert Range Hood, 30″Broan Glacier Convertible Range Hood, Exhaust Fan and Light Combo for Over Kitchen Stove, Black Stainless Steel, 30″, 1.2 Sones, 300 CFMBroan-NuTone BCSD136WW Exhaust Fan for Under Cabinet Glacier Range Hood with Light, White, 36-inchBroan-NuTone 422401 24-inch Under-Cabinet 2-Speed Exhaust Fan and Light, 230 Max Blower CFM, White Range Hood
Mounting TypeUnder Cabinet MountUnder Cabinet MountUnder Cabinet MountUnder Cabinet MountBuilt-In MountWall MountUnder Cabinet MountUnder Cabinet Mount
MaterialStainless SteelSteelStainless SteelSteelStainless SteelStainless SteelSteelStainless Steel
BrandBroan-NuToneBroan-NuToneBroan-NuToneBroan-NuToneKOBE Range HoodsBroan-NuToneBroan-NuToneBroan-NuTone
Item Dimensions LxWxH17.5 x 6 x 30 inches17.5 x 6 x 30 inches19.63 x 6 x 30 inches19.63 x 6 x 30 inches11.5 x 27.75 x 14.75 inches19.63 x 6 x 30 inches19.63 x 6 x 36 inches17.5 x 6 x 24 inches
ManufacturerBroanBroanKOBE Range HoodsBroan
Item Weight12 pounds11 pounds18.4 pounds17.4 pounds1 pounds20 pounds19.9 pounds1 pounds
Product Dimensions17.5 x 6 x 30 inches17.5 x 6 x 30 inches19.63 x 6 x 30 inches19.63 x 6 x 30 inches11.5 x 27.75 x 14.75 inches19.63 x 6 x 30 inches19.63 x 6 x 36 inches17.5 x 6 x 24 inches
Country of OriginChinaChinaMexicoMexicoChinaMexicoChina
Is Discontinued By ManufacturerNoNoNoNo
Size30-Inch30 Inch30″24 Inch
ColorStainless SteelWhiteStainless Steel30-inchStainless SteelBlack Stainless Steel36-inchWhite
StyleRange Hood1Range HoodsNo Damper
Voltage120 Volts120 Volts120 Volts120 Volts120120 Volts120 Volts120 Volts
Wattage75 watts75 watts7575 watts
Installation MethodUnder Cabinet MountUnder Cabinet MountBuilt-In/ InsertUnder Cabinet Mount
Item Package Quantity1111
Sound Level1 dB6 Sones6 Sones
Included ComponentsRange HoodRange hoodRange Hood, Appliance Parts & AccessoriesRange Hood, Appliance Parts & AccessoriesInstallation screws, Range Hood, Manual or Quick Reference Guide30 Inch Range HoodRange Hood, Appliance Parts & AccessoriesRange Hood
Batteries Included?NoNoNoNoNo
Batteries Required?NoNoNoNoNoNoNoNo
Warranty DescriptionOne-year limited warrantyFactory and seller2 Years Parts, 0 Year Labor
Air Flow Capacity190 Cubic Feet Per Minute375 Cubic Feet Per Minute550 Cubic Feet Per Minute300 Cubic Feet Per Minute300 Cubic Feet Per Minute190 Cubic Feet Per Minute
Type of BulbIncandescentLEDIncandescent
UsageADA-compliantBuilt-In/ InsertADA-compliant
Brand NameBroan-NuToneBroan-NuToneBroan-NuToneBroan-NuTone
Model InfoBCDF130SSBCSD130BLBCDF130BLSBCSD136WW
Installation TypeUnder Cabinet MountUnder Cabinet MountUnder Cabinet MountUnder Cabinet Mount
Material TypeStainless SteelSteelStainless SteelSteel
Manufacturer Warranty1 year limited warranty1 year limited warranty1 year limited warranty1 year limited warranty

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