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791LED100 CFM 1.5 Sones Fan/Light with Soft Surround™ LED Lighting Technology ENERGY STAR® Qualified
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  • Product DISCONTINUED, replaced by model 791LEDM

    A unique design that's attractive and functional, the 791LED ventilation fan with Soft Surround™ LED Lighting Technology is our latest innovation in lighting technology. The unique, grille is designed with full-perimeter LED lighting that enables a wider spread of light throughout the room. Attractive and low-profile, it installs close to the ceiling for an unobtrusive look that's a perfect solution to upgrade your current fan light.

    • LED lasts up to 25,000 hours for maintenance-free convenience
    • Bright 9-watt integrated LED for energy efficiency
    • Warm 3000K color temperature for ideal lighting
    • Unique, low-profile, perimeter lens design for greater light coverage
    • Quality lens diffusion eliminates LED hot spots
    • 100 CFM for strong air movement and 1.5 sones for quiet operation
    • ENERGY STAR® Qualified
    • Fits in 2" X 6" ceiling construction
    • 4" duct connector balances powerful, quiet operation with easy installation
    • UL listed for use over bathtubs and showers when connected to a GFCI protected branch circuit

    If you're interested in other options with LED lights, see model 744LED

  • Video Links

    Cleaning a Bath Exhaust Fan - Danny Lipford

    Proper Ventilation Equals A Healthy Home - Danny Lipford

    How To Ventilate The Whole House - Danny Lipford

    Selecting Proper Ventilation Fan Size is Easy - Danny Lipford

    Article Links

    Evacuate the Bathroom

    Breathe Easy – What you need to know to ensure proper home ventilation

  • Bathrooms up to (X) Square Feet95
    Ceiling InstallationYes
    CFM @ 0.10"100
    CFM @ 0.25"88
    ColorWhite
    CSANo
    cUL ListedYes
    Duct DirectionHorizontal
    Duct Size4"
    ENERGY STAR® Most Efficient 2016No
    ENERGY STAR® qualifiedYes
    Globe Glass ColorN/A
    Grille FinishWhite Polymeric
    Grille Length10-3/8"
    Grille Width10-3/8"
    Heater wattageN/A
    Housing Dimension LxWxH8-3/8" x 8-3/8" x 5-7/8"
    Housing Height5-7/8"
    Housing Length8-3/8"
    Housing Width8-3/8"
    Humidity SensingNo
    HVI CertifiedYes
    Light Bulb QuantityIntegrated LED Track
    Light Bulb Wattage9
    Light Bulb(s) IncludedYes
    Lighting TypeLED
    Minimum construction space required2x6
    Motion SensorNo
    Motor engineered for continuous operationNo
    NightlightNo
    Product Weight6
    Project PackNo
    Rated Amps0.5
    Rated Sones - VerticalN/A
    Rated Watts36.4
    Sones1.5
    Sones 6" to 4" reducerN/A
    UL ListedYes
    UL Listed for use over bathtubs or showers when connected to a GFCI circuitYes
    Wall InstallationNo
    Warranty1 Year
    Watts @ 0.1"36.4
    Watts @ 0.1" (Max CFM)36.4
    Watts @ 0.25"N/A
  • Rated 4.9 out of 5 by 14 reviewers.
    Rated 5 out of 5 by Very pleased I bought this fan to replace an existing fan. It really looks nice, gives a great white light, with LEDs so doubt I will ever have to change bulbs. It isn't whisper quiet but not obnoxious and a lot quieter than the previous one and moves a lot more air than the previous fan. I like it enough that when I re-do our master bath later this year I will be buying 3 more as it is a funky bath that will need one for bath, shower and toilet areas. June 13, 2016
    Rated 5 out of 5 by Very nice replacement I installed this fan myself as a replacement for out old, noisy bathroom fan. This one literally blows away the old one! It has very nice air intake, it is much quieter than our old fan and the LED light is very bright. However, I would not want the light as the only source of lighting for the room unless it were in a very small bathroom. Very good product, I would buy again, but, I hope that isn't going to be for a long time! May 3, 2016
    Rated 4 out of 5 by great light! I needed additional light in small bathroom near shower area. I could see this one down the aisle. It is quieter than my old fan and includes the LED light. It doesn't seem to draw the steam out as well. I have water running down the walls. It doesn't matter how short the shower. I dread when I have to replace it when the light burns out. April 26, 2016
    Rated 5 out of 5 by Nice Fan Easy to install, quiet. The LED is nice. I paired it with a timer switch. Works very well. March 31, 2016
    Rated 5 out of 5 by Quiet, attractive, moves a lot of air. This item was a new product in the Lowe's where we purchased it. The sales staff didn't know much about it, but I liked the LED feature, and the fact it was a 'squirrel cage' fan in lieu of a bladed fan sold it to me. The actual install was a new fan in an existing ceiling and was not difficult at all. I had to run a duct to the outside, but I was prepared for that. Electrically, I hooked it up to the existing shower light circuit, so that part was easy as well. This is a good product and is extremely quiet. August 8, 2015
    Rated 5 out of 5 by Very good Fan Bought this because of remodel to the bathroom. It is just great. The LED light gives off plenty of light and should cost a lot less than the older style 75 watt bulb to operate in the old unit. It is very quiet on the fan side also July 16, 2015
    Rated 5 out of 5 by Great compact fan with light! July 3, 2015
    Rated 5 out of 5 by exactly what I wanted. I researched many fans and chose this one. This was based on other people's reviews also. So I hope my positive review will influence/help someone else. May 24, 2015
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    Our current fan has a 60 watt incandescent bulb. How does the LED light output compare? Is the LED light output adjustable? Also, what is the retail price of the unit?
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    I had the same 60 watt bulb in my old bath light/fan. The LED will really brighten things up nicely. I paid 149.00 at lowes.
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    Thank you for your question on the model 791LED exhaust fan with LED light. The LED light in the 791LED is rated at 800 lumens. 800 lumens is the approximate brightness of a 60 watt incandescent bulb. The LED light cannot be dimmed. Please contact the Technical Service Department at 800-637-1453 for further assistance.
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    Installation from below

    Can the fan be installed from below without attic access?
    EG when replacing an existing fan?
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    Thank you for your question on the model 791LED exhaust fan/light. If you have no access from above (attic or crawl space) you will probably need to tear out more ceiling than would normally be necessary and patch the ceiling after the installation.
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    Yes I had no access to the top of mine. Was able to undo the pipe to the vent and put it on the new fan.
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    Thank you for your question on the model 791LED exhaust fan/light. If the LED lamps would ever burn out, you would need to replace the grille assembly. The LED lamps have a long life expectancy, but parts are available if necessary.
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    no. The light is a strip inside not individual bulbs
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    Thank you for your question on the model 791LED and 791LEDNT exhaust fan/light. The 791LED is a Broan product and the 791LEDNT is a NuTone product. Other than the branding, they are the same unit.
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    They are not the same as the Broan rep indicated. Look at pictures of them both online. The Nutone has a grille sort of collar between the faceplate and ceiling. The Broan is flush-mount with respect to the faceplate. Some reviews of the Nutone refer to appearance issues because you can see through the collar-grille into the fan interior and/or ceiling. I chose the Broan for this reason.
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    Buy in Canada?

    Where could this model be purchased in Canada?
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    Thank you for your question on the model 791LED exhaust fan/light/night light. Please contact our Canadian office at 888-882-7626 for assistance.
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