Shopping for cooker hoods isn’t as glamorous as say, shopping for a new car or designer clothing. However, cooker hoods can be an expensive purchase and no cooker hood is more expensive than the wrong hood, so you need to shop wisely. There’s a huge variety of cooker hoods available to you whether you have an electric or gas hob or cooker. You’re not limited to a certain manufacturer based on your existing cooker or hob. Cooker hoods are fairly universal, as far as compatibility with your cooktop. Before you start comparing cooker hoods, you’d do well to measure the width of the space where it will be installed. You can then narrow your search results down to the cooker hoods that come in that size. This will save you a good deal of sorting and give you more time to compare extra features and the various styles available. There are the most basic models in finishes to match the most basic appliances and then there are some pretty snazzy models that are more modern or contemporary in style. Regardless of your taste or budget, with just a few clicks you’ll be able to find the perfect cooker hood for your kitchen.