Trade-Wind Range Hoods is a brand of Universal Metal Industries, founded in 1950 and an industry leader in high-performance, low-sone kitchen ventilation. One of the finest manufacturers of kitchen ventilation products, UMI has long produced the Air-O line of range hoods, distributing their famous high-quality range hood throughout North America. In 1995, UMI acquired the Trade-Wind line from Bowers-Thermador, and added it to their product stable. To this day, under both the Air-O and Trade-Wind names, UMI manufactures both consumer and professional-grade kitchen ventilation products alongside wooden hood liners, in-line blowers, duct silencers, bath fans, and their associated accessories, and is also able to custom-craft products for some customers.
In over fifty years in the industry, UMI has cultivated a well-earned reputation for excellence, quality, and reliability. Always striving to provide the best products and unparalleled service, UMI/Trade-Winds offers a complete range of replacement part for easy purchase, to help you keep your range hood in tip top shape to years to come. UMI wants your investment to last, and between the quality manufacturing that goes into every product and their comprehensive service, you're sure to have a range hood that will take you years into the future and beyond.