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    Kitchen mechanical extractor

    Electricians

    To get our building certificate for our extension they’ve said that for our kitchen extractor fan

    You require mechanical extraction to the outside from a kitchen either via the cooker hood that you have providing thirty lts or a mechanical extractor elsewhere in the kitchen to the outside providing sixty lts

    Can an electrician do this or if not who?

    Asked by Jade on 23rd Mar 2021
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    ETL Electrical Solutions Ltd

    "Hi.
    Yes, most decent electricians will be able to install an extractor fan for you."

    Answered on 25th Mar 2021 - Member since Nov 2018 - report
    GS Tech Elec LTD

    "Depends on the certificate you require. Extractor not always required in a kitchen and can sometimes just be recycling carbon filters.

    A Sparky can fit an extractor, needs to be a min 30 Litres per minute I believe."

    Answered on 25th Mar 2021 - Member since Feb 2018 - report
    Terry dalziel

    "Hi there, the fan would need cored through the wall and supplied off the lighting circuit"

    Answered on 25th Mar 2021 - Member since Jan 2021 - report
    A.S Electrical

    "All depends on the size of kitchen to get the flow rate or extra ted flow, to Install an outside going extract hood or fan."

    Answered on 30th Mar 2021 - Member since May 2019 - report
    uk enterprises

    "Get the electrician who wired the extension back to fit"

    Answered on 25th Mar 2021 - Member since Mar 2019 - report
    Heads up electrical ltd

    "Electricians can do this core drill a hole and fit an exstratir fan"

    Answered on 25th Mar 2021 - Member since May 2016 - report
    Bespoke Electrical Management

    "Hi Jade.

    Any electrician in your area should be able to sort this for you. 2 steps required
    1: choose an extraction hood or extraction fan kit.
    2: you will need this to vent outside so a flexible or solid duct will be required and a hole in an exterior wall

    Kind regards
    David"

    Answered on 25th Mar 2021 - Member since Nov 2019 - report
    Acc Renewable Energy Ltd

    "You can get anyone to put the extractor and the ducting in but you would need an electrician to wire this up for you providing you with a minor works certification
    Kind Regards
    Kevin Boyle
    Acc Renewable Energy ltd"

    Answered on 25th Mar 2021 - Member since Jan 2021 - report
    KPM Electrical

    "Yes they can if there used to doing that type of thing (core drill a hole out on an exterior wall)and wire and fit a extractor fan (150mm) with an isolation switch hope this help (I’ve put loads in but I’m also a qualified plumber as well as an electrician)"

    Answered on 25th Mar 2021 - Member since Apr 2019 - report
    KAP electrics

    "An electrician should be able to do this, basically, a circulating fan which is sometimes found in cooker hoods with charcoal filters does not extract externally, hence why the building regulations are requesting a different type of hood or a separate fan."

    Answered on 6th Apr 2021 - Member since Mar 2021 - report

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