The exhaust hood over your kitchen stove is one appliance that is often overlooked and underused. If the hood over the stove was to stop working, there is a good chance that you would do nothing to get it fixed in a hurry. What you may not know is why that hood is so important and why you need to have it repaired and actually use it when you cook. This blog will explain the purpose of the exhaust hood and teach you a few things that you can check if your hood stops working. Maybe, understanding the importance of this appliance will help you avoid damage to your home.