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    What decibel level should I expect from my extractor?

    Electricians

    What is a reasonable decibel level to expect from a kitchen extractor fan and why?

    Asked by Karen on 10th May 2022
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    Tomasz Sep

    "Check building regulation Approved Document F Volume 1, 2021 edition clause 1.7b

    '' 45dB LAeq,T* in less noise-sensitive rooms (e.g. kitchens and bathrooms) when a continuous operation system is running at the minimum high rate or an intermittent operation system is running''"

    Answered on 20th Jun 2022 - Member since Jun 2022 - report
    Better Living Electrical Contractors

    "An average extract fan operates at 35dB(A). This is loud in a confined space."

    Answered on 10th May 2022 - Member since May 2022 - report
    Sb electrical

    "All information should be in the manufacturers handbook."

    Answered on 10th May 2022 - Member since Feb 2022 - report

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