The quietest bathroom fans with lights as of 2015 include the Nutone QTXN110HL Ultra Silent Bath Fan, the Air King AK150LS Energy Star Deluxe Quiet Series Bath Fan and the Broan Model 659 Heater/Fan/Light 50 CFM 2.5 Sones, according to BestConsumerReviews. Bathroom fans are essential in preventing mold and mildew.
The Nutone QTXN110HL has is powerful 1500-watts for maximum ventilation. The model also comes with a heating feature to keep users warm after a shower. The fan operates on 0.9-Sones and 100-Cfm, making it particularly quiet. It comes with two lights and a nightlight for effective illumination, and it is a high performance unit, allowing to be used for heating or ventilation as often as needed.
The Air King AK150LS operates on 0.8-Sones and 150-Cfm, making it a quiet choice for a bathroom fan. The device has a range of 150 square feet, effectively ventilating other rooms within the bathroom range. The fan is easy to install and has good aesthetics because it only protrudes 0.5-inches from the ceiling.
The Broan Model 659 operates on 2.5-Sones and 50-CFM. Although it is not the quietest fan at its level, the noise level is still low enough to remain comfortable. The device is particularly sleek, owing to its white grille. It is capable of both ventilating and heating, and is easy to install.