Ranges Clearance Minimum Requirements

For proper air circulation and correct installation, some appliances must have air clearances around the product. Installations can vary, so checking the installation instructions to determine space requirements for your specific model is recommended.

The following are general minimum clearances for ranges:

  • 1 ½ inches to nearest adjacent sidewall above the cooktop on both sides
  • 30 inches between the cooktop and a cabinet
  • 0 inches for sides below the cooktop