Range Hood Articles and Videos

From how to clean and maintain your range hood to troubleshooting a retractable downdraft vent, these articles and how-to videos give advice for maintaining and using your range hood or downdraft vent so you get the best possible results from your appliance. If you need step-by-step DIY repair instructions for a range hood, see our range hood repair help. Find more tips and use and care instructions in your range hood or downdraft vent owner's manual.

Range Hood Common Questions

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Range Hood Common Questions

See what questions many people have about using, maintaining and and repairing their range hoods.

Range Hood Common Parts Glossary

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Range Hood Common Parts Glossary

Browse out list of common replacement parts for range hoods and learn what each part does.

How to Clean a Range Hood Filter Video

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How to Clean a Range Hood Filter Video

Learn how to keep your range hood running at its best by keeping the filter clean.

Using a Ducted Range Hood Video

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Using a Ducted Range Hood Video

See how to properly use a ducted range hood to remove smoke and cooking odors from your kitchen.

Range Hood Maintenance Tips Video

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Range Hood Maintenance Tips Video

See how easy it is to properly maintain your range hood.

Troubleshooting Tips for a Retractable Downdraft Vent

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Troubleshooting Tips for a Retractable Downdraft Vent

See what to check if you are having a problem with a retractable downdraft vent.

How to Repair Broken or Damaged Wires Video

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How to Repair Broken or Damaged Wires Video

Learn how to repair broken, frayed or damaged wires in your appliances.

How to Use a Multimeter to Test Electrical Parts Video

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How to Use a Multimeter to Test Electrical Parts Video

Learn how to use a multimeter to check for wiring problems in an appliance that's not working.

Wiring Schematic Symbols Explained Video

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Wiring Schematic Symbols Explained Video

Learn some of the most common symbols found in a wiring diagram and what they mean.

How to Read a Wiring Schematic Video

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How to Read a Wiring Schematic Video

Learn how to decipher symbols so you can buy the right part for your problem.

Using a Wiring Schematic to Trace a Current Video

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Using a Wiring Schematic to Trace a Current Video

Find out what’s wrong with your appliance by following a circuit.