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Benefits of Custom Range Hoods

Benefits of Custom Range Hoods

It is mind-blowing to discover all the stunning options for interior designing of modern kitchens. From cabinets in all colors and unthinkable materials to premium and customized appliances, your imagination (and your wallet) is your only limit while planning a kitchen renovation. Having your metallic range hood custom built offers a wide-ranging scope of potential designs shaped and sized to suit your space. Let’s talk about all the benefits of custom range hoods.

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Range hoods offer a lot of advantages when installed in your kitchen. In many countries, they are actually necessary to be installed if you want to get all the licenses for the renovation. However, even if your kitchen includes windows, a powerful copper, iron, or best zinc range hood is still a must. Some people think that vent hoods work for extracting the odors and smoke but the reality there are many other pollutants in the air while cooking that are as dangerous or more because you cannot see them. That is why, a custom-made range hood with a premium fan will improve the air quality of your home, protecting your family and friends. As you can see, zinc, brass, iron, or copper range hoods can make a big difference in the enjoyment of cooking. Nevertheless, apart from their functionality, we must highlight their role in creating unique and personalized kitchen layouts. Whether you are working with non-standard kitchen sizes (like a very high ceiling) or a narrow cook-top, the versatility of a custom range hood will guarantee everything feels balanced and perfectly suited.

The benefits of custom range hoods made by our company will impress the most demanding customer and challenging kitchen. We understand that our clients want their kitchen to reflect their tastes. Sometimes, however, we feel like the layout of the kitchen can make it a little bit more difficult. That is why all our hand-hammered range hoods are offered with several installation modes. In the majority of kitchens, the hood goes at the wall. Other times it can be hidden between cabinets or hang above an impressive kitchen island. The range hood for the kitchen island is a great option if you want it to be the star of the show. The fact that you can choose between different high-quality metals and patina finishes gives the homeowners many opportunities to create a one-of-a-kind character with a copper or iron vent hood. Choosing a rich texture and a color that contrasts with kitchen cabinets is an effortless way to get a statement look.

Create a Vintage style with Rustic Elements

Create a Vintage style with Rustic Elements

Looking for elegant ways to incorporate a rustic vibe into your space? Who said you cannot have a vintage ambiance in a modern-built house or apartment? Custom copper furniture, hand-painted Talavera tiles, traditional dining sets- we offer numerous products that successfully pair modern and rustic style. It is obviously a little bit easier to embrace the rustic charm and warmth of an old home with modern amenities rather than the other way, but it is not impossible. Thus, if you are one of those who dream of exposed beams and an old-world farmhouse sink you can still own it in brand-new construction. keep reading to discover how to create a vintage style with rustic elements.

rustic modern style

In order to keep integrity between the architecture and the interior design, you should just keep in mind some basic rules for the best modern rustic spaces. You will soon discover that it has never been easier to create a vintage style with rustic elements with traditional companies like ours. Since the times of wooden farmhouse cottages, the rustic meant to feel as close to the outdoors as possible. Nowadays, even if you are not lucky enough to be living outside the civilization, you can get a natural aspect of a rustic modern home due to the upholstery, linens, and rugs, all made of simple and sustainable materials. Bring nature inside by adding lots of wooden furniture and accessories. Metals such as iron, zinc, and copper can also help you to preserve the desired character. Too many metallic items can bring an industrial vibe so try to choose an appliance with a strong presence and distressed finishing such as an antique-looking copper vent hood. It will be a perfect statement piece in a modern rustic décor, especially if you order a custom-made version with brass or zinc straps that adds a stellar look. Check our extensive collection of hand-hammered metallic range hoods to find a statement piece for your rustic kitchen.

Another fundamental feature in a modern rustic decor is the open space concept and plenty of natural light. It is doable for most home and apartment owners. The large windows will bring the outdoors in. However, if the natural light source is not enough to create a comfortable and relaxing retreat, you can always reach for supporting lighting features such as our stunning iron chandeliers. Still not enough space and light? Use a classic trick to fool the eye and hang some rustic iron mirrors in your living room, bedroom and entrance.

Copper Vent Hood with Straps

Copper Vent Hood with Straps

If your décor is craving some XIX-century feel that is also matching a rustic ambience, consider a copper vent hood with straps. Both metal straps and the rivets were originally used to join pieces of sheet metal and provide structural support to the range hood. Nowadays, with modern techniques, those elements are decorations only and can set a whole different tone to our custom-made copper appliances. A broad collection of hand-hammered copper range hoods provides various models that include decorative horizontal or vertical straps. Discover our online shop for more decorative ideas, new range hood models, and advice for instalment. 

copper vent hood with straps

How do we embellish the extractor’s molding with these characteristic straps? Straps are flat vertical strips of metal welded onto the hood. Sometimes the straps come decorated with rivets places above. The rivets are small metal balls welded to the straps or apron for extra flair. They can be made of different metals & colors to give your copper hood a unique design. If you are looking for a subtle touch of metallic charm on your kitchen, we would recommend you keep it quite simple and choose a copper vent hood with straps made also from copper. You can also consider adding a farmhouse copper sink for a more cohesive look. Just order both items in similar patina finishing so they complement each other instead of creating contrasts. However, if you goal is to boost an eclectic and fun décor, you can easily obtain it by choosing aesthetically more complex model such as copper hood "Windsor" whose body is made of copper and straps from iron. Another idea could be to order a hammered texture for molding and polished, shiny copper for straps. It would create a contrasting statement décor in your kitchen.

When starting a hunt for the perfect metal range hood, in the first place our customer should get an idea of the various options and styles that are available for custom appliances. Any product from MyCustomMade can be done upon an order, from copper bathroom sinks to iron chandeliers. Therefore, our decorative copper vent hoods can be designed to meet and satisfied the unique needs of each buyer. A wide variety of materials can be used to construct your range hoods such as copper, zinc, brass, and iron with looks that are both modern and antique. Apart from the standard sizes that are shown on side menus, you can order personalized measurements and even the shape of the crown. We are sure that any style kitchen will find a suitable copper vent hood that will fit your kitchen cabinets, walls and floors.

Statement Range Hood

Statement Range Hood

If you are remodeling your kitchen or building a new one, your customized range hood is an opportunity to incorporate a unique design element into your kitchen. The times when an extractor was an uncomfortable and ugly obligation, we all need to install in our kitchen are gone. A statement range hood is your opportunity to elevate the general décor of your kitchen and to create an interesting visual attraction. Think twice before choosing your metallic vent hood because it might upgrade or break the harmony of the overall kitchen’s look.

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While it is true that range hoods have been always providing much-needed ventilation and getting rid of unwanted smells, they have been rather industrial looking. And that might be perfect if you want to create a minimalist and modern ambience or you are renovating the restaurant’s kitchen. However, this kind of cold and sleek look might not go in pair with a cosy, rustic kitchenette or a transitional and eclectic one. Fortunately, there are many styles of custom-made range hoods that are both attractive and functional. To begin with, our company offers extractor made of iron, zinc and copper. Each of these metals distinguished itself due to their unique benefits both aesthetical and practical. Additionally, regardless of the metal type, the made-to-order range hood can be produced for wall mount installation, between the cabinets or kitchen island. The first version has its back flat and the last has both front and its back, designed in the same way. You should check our collection of metallic range hoods for inspiration. Do you want a tall vent hood that will emphasize how tall the ceiling in your kitchen is? Perhaps you have a double cooktop, and you are looking for a wider model? You are turning your kitchen into a French cottage style, and you need a vent hood that fits? No problem at all. Check our decorative range hoods with fancy moldings and additional high relief patterns such as copper range hood “Granby”. The truth is that today market offers endless possibilities for you to own a statement range hood that will astonish your family and guests.

The interior designers and other house professionals consider range hoods a crucial investment for any kitchen space. These custom metallic appliances are not only the powerful force behind having fresh clean air but also an elegant showcase in the kitchen. Our products are done manually by experienced metalworkers so each and all decorative range hoods are one of their kind. Buying an appliance of this size and importance, you want to choose a style you love and the one that is suitable for the rest of the kitchen decoration. We are here to help you with that.

Kitchen Makeover with Island Vent Hood

Kitchen Makeover with Island Vent Hood

Kitchen islands became popular in the 50ties when the American middle class started to move to suburban houses, usually much larger than those in the city centers. Since those times, this functional kitchen fixture has come a long way from its humble roots as portable utility stands to a lavish centerpiece that set the style for the rest of the room. If your island includes the cooktop, a custom range hood above is a must. Learn how to create a kitchen makeover with an island vent hood.

 custom made island range hood in a kitchen

Traditionally, a kitchen island was the extension of a storage unit, a kind of freestanding piece of cabinetry that could also serve at times as a provisional dining table. Today, anyone who can fit a standalone structure in a kitchen layout dreams of an elegant but comfy island as this fixture has grown out to be so much more than some furniture to keep extra pots and pans. Modern kitchens blend with dining and living rooms, and adding kitchen islands is the best way to make a flawless transition between the cooking and dining area. It allows the hosts to keep preparing a delicious dinner while actually facing their guests and family. By placing your stove and cooktop inside the island unit, the homeowner must look for the ideal island range hood that will both protect your open concept kitchen and upgrade its décor. It is clear that a kitchen makeover with an island vent hood will mark a before and after in your renovation project. After all, this piece of furniture makes a huge statement as a front and center design piece that will complement the rest of the cabinetry found in the background. Our company is one of the biggest suppliers of metallic range hoods made to order that will adapt to your necessities as far as the size, shape and of course style. Remember that your new extractor must simplify the cooking process and keep kitchen air clean, but also it should match the kitchen island. Our extensive collection of range hoods includes hammered copper hoods, wrought iron, or natural zinc appliances with the patina color of choice. All those high-quality metals bring something stunning and unique to the design of modern and functional kitchens.

Any range hood made by My Custom Made can be installed as a wall mount or island mount so we are sure you will be able to find the vent hood of your dreams that will add sophistication without any effort and no complications. Consider adding other metallic elements with a similar patina finish to bring a cohesive look to all areas of your kitchen. Polished copper or natural zinc range hood is suitable for contemporary spaces with an industrial twist. On the other hand, darker patina copper or iron will bring a cozy feel into rustic and transitional kitchens. Have a look at our farmhouse copper sinks that can provide the cherry on top of your kitchen makeover with island vent hood transformation. 

Hand-made Range Hoods on Sale

Hand-made Range Hoods on Sale

With the “new normal” of Covid era, the enthusiasm for homemade dishes increased and the homeowners are spending much more time at home, especially in the kitchen that traditionally was the heart of any house. That is why a growing number of our customers are trying to improve their authentic, cooking experience. That include choosing the best quality appliances such as vent hoods, ovens and custom kitchen sinks. In those difficult times, if your budget is quite tight, you can have a look at our “Sale” page where many exclusive items are now sold with reduced prices including hand-made range hoods on sale. Find your ideal copper or zinc extractor that will effectively eliminate undesired smells, grease and smoke.

hand hammered range hood with a discount price


When planning a kitchen renovation, it is crucial to take a step back and think about what kind of hand-made range hood you need. If what you want to do is change only the current vent hood, then the exact measurements should be taken. Keep in mind that our hand-hammered metal range hoods on sale, cannot be customized. They are already a finished product and it is the only type of goods from My Custom Made that cannot be modified to the customer’s needs. On the contrary, if you are building a brand new kitchen setup, you are not restrained by the space between the kitchen cabinets or how large your kitchen island is. In that case, it will be much easier for you to pick one of our discounted hand-made range hoods. However, as far as the aesthetics, you might find vent hoods hand-hammered in copper, zinc or iron. Each metal presents its singularity and offers incredible benefits to your kitchen.

At the moment of writing this post, our customers can find three metallic extractors on sale; two are made of warm and rustic copper and the last one, made of sublime, grey zinc, suitable for a modern setting. Each model can be installed as a wall mount or over the kitchen island vent hood. The hand-forged zinc or copper range hood will undeniably a central piece of your newly renovated kitchen. It fits perfectly in commercial spaces as well. Imagine a restaurant or bar with an open kitchen concept. The overall design could benefit enormously by adding hand-made range hoods on sale. Boost your business with this new appliance and designed to fit your lifestyle and be a focal point of pride for your home.