Commercial Exhaust Fan Installation Los Angeles

The simple exhaust fan rarely receives the respect it merits. Exhaust fans may significantly improve the comfort, health, and aesthetics of the spaces in which they are installed. Where there is a lack of ventilation or where extra spot ventilation is required, the fans provide the necessary ventilation.

Exhaust fan installation significantly improves air quality by eliminating odor, grease, smoke, moisture, heat and pollutants from the area before it gets mixed into the surroundings.

Alturas Contractors offers commercial exhaust fan installation services for all industries. Our team provides kitchen exhaust fan installation in Los Angeles and around.

Commercial Exhaust Fan Installation


Ducted Kitchen Exhaust Fan

This kind of exhaust fan takes the air out of your kitchen through a duct and releases it outside. This type needs running piping and ductwork from your kitchen to the outside area, it comes with limited location options for installation.

Ductless Kitchen Exhaust Fan

A ductless exhaust fan sucks out the kitchen air with the help of a carbon or charcoal filter. It cleans the air from smoke particles or odors and then cycles it back towards your kitchen.

Industrial Exhaust fan

Heavy-duty industrial exhaust fan designed with heavy materials to operate longer, it maintains steady cross ventilation, to meet industrial ambience requirements. 

An industrial exhaust fan with a shutter is designed to meet a wide range of industrial requirements. It is one of the most popular wall exhaust fans used in industries. Due to its high performance, It enables the operation with high pressure and low power consumption  

 Alturas Contractors provide all types of commercial exhaust fan installation services in Los Angeles and around. 

Why Alturas Contractors?

Commercial Exhaust Fan Installation Services

If you need to replace your restaurant’s old exhaust fan or you are setting up a new commercial kitchen, Alturas Contractors will help you install the right Hood and exhaust fan to cater for your needs. Our team provide exhaust fan installation services for

  • Kitchen Exhaust Fan Installation
  • Restaurant Exhaust Fans Installation
  • Commercial and Residential Exhaust fan installation 
  • Commercial exhaust fan motor installation service

Commercial Exhaust Fans for Restaurants

A Restaurant’s comfortable, refreshing and aromatic ambience plays a great role in attracting customers and growing the business. As restaurant kitchens emit an incredible amount of heat, odor and grease during the cooking process, the area can be unbearably hot for the staff and the ambience can be badly affected.

This can be bothersome for the customers thereby badly affecting the business. That is why an effective kitchen exhaust fan is an integral part of a restaurant’s kitchen. An Exhaust fan functions to emit cooking residue and heat out of the area keeping the environment fresh and clean. 

Learn about Importance of ventilation system installation in Restaurants

You should have a restaurant exhaust fan installed appropriately to keep your commercial kitchen or restaurant operating efficiently.

They assist in removing smoke, oil, and smells, enhancing the general indoor air quality in both the kitchen and the dining sections of your restaurant.

Our team at Alturas Contractors can assist you in installing the ideal hood and exhaust fan for all of your needs, whether you need to replace your current restaurant exhaust fan or are putting up a new commercial kitchen.

Commercial Exhaust Fan Installation Cost

Labor rates for installing commercial exhaust fans are affected by the type of fan and the requirements of the project. Commercial Exhaust System Repair and Installation starts from 500$. This price only depends on the brand, size, and features

Common FAQs About Commercial Exhaust Fan Installation

How much CFM do I need for exhaust?

Usually, 1 CFM per square foot of the room area is required for the exhaust fan installation. To determine the square footage of your room, multiply the length times the width. For example, if your room is six feet wide and nine feet long, its square footage is 54. Therefore, it should have a fan rated for at least 54 ​CFM.

What are the precautionary measures Alturas HVAC Contractors take before installing the exhaust fan?

We carefully inspect the equipment before the installation. Then we select and prepare the site where the exhaust fan is to be installed. It should be preferably installed close to the area it would be functioning to avoid any twists in the ducts. The fan discharge should be away from the area. We make sure that the fan supports are strong enough to support the exhaust and the area around is cleared. Before installing, we disconnect the power for safety.

What type of motor is in the exhaust fan?

Usually, commercial exhaust fan motors have a single-phase induction motor.

Who Installs Kitchen Exhaust Fans?

Any contractor should be able to install your range hood. But, an HVAC or renovation contractor will be the best.

What Are The Ten Basic Steps of Kitchen Exhaust Fan Installation?

  1. Cut off the electricity.
  2. Remove the old fan from the current roof curb.
  3. Place the new fan onto the top of the edge and secure it to the curb.
  4. Connect the exhaust fan motor to the electric power source.
  5. Check the duct wheel for free rotation.
  6. Fasten your exhaust fan joint.
  7. Check all ties for tightness
  8. Reinstall the fan motor dome
  9. Reconnect the electricity
  10. Power up.

How to Install Exhaust Fan in Kitchen?

Installing an exhaust fan in the kitchen is a relatively straightforward process that involves a few key steps. Begin by choosing a suitable location for the exhaust fan, then mark and cut a hole, connect ductwork, secure the fan housing, wire the electrical components, install the cover, and test the exhaust fan for proper function.