Microwave Too Close to Range
We’ve advocated for placing a microwave underneath a cabinet to create more counter space but this is not a good idea. Pretty soon you’ll have a melting microwave.
Kitchen Exhaust Fan Problem
Your kitchen exhaust fan is not similar to a dryer vent and shouldn’t be treated as such. There is already one duct tape repair and it probably won’t be long before the flexible duct will be shot, too. This home owner might be in store for a nasty grease fire with this setup. Check out how to put out a grease fire so you don’t accidentally make it bigger.
Microwave Won’t Open
What’s that rule? Measure twice, cut once? Whoever did this installation should’ve followed that adage. It’ll be awfully tough to cook anything in this microwave when the door won’t open all the way. Besides putting a microwave above the range is one of the 13 kitchen trends on the way out.