skip to Main Content
Carbon Filters For Extractors

Carbon Filters For Extractors

Carbon Filters For Extractors


Hope all is well with you and your families in this difficult time, with the world slowly opening back up. We are really pleased you are getting in touch and getting your ovens cleaned. A question we often get answered:

Do I need a carbon filter for my cooker hood?

Should my new cooker hood have been supplied with charcoal filters? No. Most cooker hoods can either be installed to be ducted outside or to recirculate filtered air back into the kitchen. This means that the charcoal filters, used for recirculated installation only, are an optional accessory.

Can you wash carbon filters for cooker hoods?

Long-life carbon filters can usually be washed and restored when they no longer absorb the steam coming from saucepans. … In other cases, the filters can be washed up to 8 times before it is necessary to replace them. When the filters no longer absorb the smell from food preparation, you need to replace them.

How often should you change carbon filter in cooker hood?

every 4 months

1. Standard carbon filters must be replaced approx. every 4 months or more often if the hood is used intensively. The saturation of the carbon filter occurs after more or less prolonged use, depending on the type of cooking and the regularity of cleaning of the grease filter.

What is carbon filter extractor fan?

Carbon Filter. Grease filters are fitted to all cooker hoods, and are necessary even if the cooker hood uses extraction to remove odours and steam outside. Carbon filters (aka charcoal filters) remove odours but aren’t intended to remove grease.

If you wish to purchase a carbon filter we can always  get them for you or a local company we highly recommend is they are based in Cranbrook Kent 

If you are wishing to book your oven, bbq, range or aga to be professionally cleaned please give us a call or send an email, these can be found in the contact area. We are also on facebook.

The Oven Fairy, A Lot of Muscle and a little bit of magic

Stay Safe Everyone.

Kind regards