Commercial kitchens can do great with a professionally designed air filtration system. These filtration systems are designed to remove smoke, fumes, airborne grease & other combustion products, as well as steam and heat, from restaurant and hotel kitchens.
That is where commercial kitchen hoods come in. They clean the air around commercial kitchen areas by filtration and evacuation of the air. If you are shopping for one, below are the ten best commercial kitchen hoods from which to select.
10. KOBE Range Hoods INX2930SQBF Commercial Hood
The Kobe Range Hoods INX2930SQBF-500-1 commercial kitchen hood is an amazing product designed to effectively get rid of smoke, combustion products, airborne grease, heat, and steam from busy commercial kitchens. This top-of-the-range hood is built from commercial grade stainless steel and comes with up to two years warranty on parts and one year warranty on labor. It features bright 3W (X2) LED lights, up to 550 CFM(air displacement capacity) at maximum power, and 3-speed mechanical push button with three different modes(quiet, low, and high). Other features include a 6-inches top exhaust system and aluminum mesh filters as well as baffle filters. Included in the components are several installation screws.
9. Cavaliere 30-Inches 900 CFM Wall Mounted Range Hood
This 30-inches wall mounted commercial kitchen hood is easy to use and built to last. It features a single chamber centrifugal blower design, up to 900 CFM at peak power, and brushed stainless steel construction. Other features include; a touch sensitive electronic control panel, 6 speed levels, 6 inch round ducting, a adjustable chimney accommodates, and dual LED light bulbs located in the front part of the hood. The last important feature of this commercial kitchen exhaust system is the an advanced filtration system, which comprises of baffle filters.
8. Broan PM250 Silver Power Module Range Hood
The Broan PM250 range hood is one of the most compact commercial kitchen air purifier systems. This silver hood two-speed motor, up to 250 CFM at peak power, two 40-watt incandescent candelabra bulbs, ducted/non-ducted discharge and a two-speed motor fan. Plus, it also comes with an aluminum mesh filter, which can be washed. You will love this hood for the fact that it is easy to clean and does not rust
7. Cosmo 5MU36 Under-Cabinet 200 CFM Range Hood
The Cosmo 5MU36 is one of the best commercial kitchen hoods you will ever find on the market. Built from premium quality materials, this 36 inch exhaust system for commercial kitchen can also be used in homes. It features a slim & space-efficient design, seamless front body, up to 200 CFM, 5 easy-to-use button controls, high lumen energy-saving LED lighting system, and durable-reusable mesh filters made from aluminum. Plus, it comes with up to 5 years warranty.
6.Cosmo QS75 Under-Cabinet 900 CFM Range Hood
The Cosmo QS75 is another compact commercial kitchen range hood that fits under any cabinet. This high-powered commercial kitchen air exhaust system comes with a 3-speed exhaust system, permanent filter, wireless kitchen stove vent equipped with LED light and fan timer. Its maximum air displacement capacity is 900 CFM. It is however important to note that buyers can choose from two different designs, depending on duct availability; ducted and ductless designs.
5. Cosmo 5MU30 Under-Cabinet 200 CFM Range Hood
This modest 30-inches Cosmo range hood is slim and does not take up too much space in the kitchen. It features an under-cabinet design, either ducted or ductless top, and slim commercial kitchen stove vent. Besides these, other features of the 5MU30 range hood include 3-speed motor, 5 button controls, up to 200 CFM, 2x3Watt LED bulbs and durable-reusable aluminum mesh filters. Finally,the product comes with up to 5 years limited warranty. While this amazing range hood is not as powerful as some of the high-end models on the market, but it remains one of the quietest hoods you will ever find.
4. Broan F403004 Four-Way Convertible Two-Speed Range Hood
The Broan F403004 range hood is not the most powerful product of its kind in the market, but it is definitely one of the cutest and most compact range hoods. This 30-inches commercial kitchen exhaust system comes with a two-speed motor capable of supplying up to 160 CFM, 3-1/4″ x 10″ discharge, grease filter, and protective lamp lens. Plus, the package includes a 7 inches round adapter and (3-1/4 x 10)inches damper. This four-way convertible design hood comes with a 1 year warranty.
3. Broan 413004 30-Inches Stainless Steel Range Hood
The Broan 413004 range hood is a cute commercial kitchen hood that offers effective filtration for a medium size kitchen. Made out of durable and anti-rust stainless steel, this 30-inches hood installs as non-ducted only with a charcoal filter and comes with a protective lamp that supports a 75 watt bulb. The bulb is bought separately though. Other features include a 2-speed rocker-type fan with light control, 2 speed motor and 250 CFM. Its minimum height above a cook top is 18 inches.
2. Z Line KB-30 Wall Mount 760 CFM Range Hood
The Z Line KB-30 commercial range hood is a strong and durable hood with a traditional cone design. This 30-inches restaurant kitchen air filtration system is configured for both recirculating or vent out air filtration mechanisms. It features a 4-speed fan, Z-LINE’s professional motor, up to 760 CFM air displacement, and touch-sensitive 4-speed electronic filters. Plus, the device is equipped with an adjustable Halogen lighting system. This stainless-steel Z-line hood is one of the most reliable mid-range air filtration systems for commercial kitchens.
1. Chef 30-Inches Under Cabinet PS 18 Range Hood
While the Chef PS 18 commercial kitchen range hood looks as tiny and compact as some of the low-range hoods on the market with modest performances, one should be careful not to make a mistake about its performance. This 30-inches stainless steel hotel or restaurant range hood has up to 860 CFM,which is not so common for range hoods this size. Its features include contemporary modern design, 3-way venting, touch screen control with digital clock, LED lamps, and baffle filters, which are dishwasher-safe.
Commercial kitchen range hoods without doubt play a very critical role when it comes to restaurant or hotel kitchens. Imagine how uncomfortable it would be, working in a restaurant or hotel kitchen without a filtration system that removes smoke & other combustion products, as well as steam and heat! Trust me, you would barely survive a few hours before chocking and sweating to death.
If you are shopping for a quality commercial range hood, these are the best commercial kitchen hoods to check out. Whether you select a hood from Kobe Range Hoods, Cavaliere, Broan, Cosmo, Z-line or Chef, you can be confident that you will get value for money.