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  • Posted in thread: Bathroom Exhaust Line Tear on 07-28-2015 at 05:11 PM
    Thanks for the subtle suggestion. I never knew 'duct' tape isn't recommended for ducts. I wish
    I had known sooner. 😞

  • Posted in thread: Bathroom Exhaust Line Tear on 07-27-2015 at 09:10 PM
    4'' flexible aluminum running under subfloor

  • Posted in thread: Bathroom Exhaust Line Tear on 07-27-2015 at 09:09 PM
    No steel wool Wool Wool w/ caulk to fan with 3'' to 4'' adapter and duct tape subfloor is a
    no traffic area so aluminum wouldn't be much of a liability

  • Posted in thread: Bathroom Exhaust Line Tear on 07-25-2015 at 01:50 PM
    Guys, Ultimately I went with flexible foil. I know it's not the best option but it avoids the
    mildew issues I experienced with the plastic. Right now I have no hangers installed and there
    is a small s...

  • Posted in thread: Bathroom Exhaust Line Tear on 07-21-2015 at 10:33 AM
    In terms of rigid duct, is PVC as good as metal?

  • Posted in thread: Bathroom Exhaust Line Tear on 07-19-2015 at 08:37 AM
    The flexible insulated duct does not fit into the existing holes without forcing it through. I
    would have to enlarge the holes in order for it to fit without restrictions.

  • Posted in thread: Bathroom Exhaust Line Tear on 07-18-2015 at 10:21 AM
    It pays to measure instead of "eyeballing". I discovered I did not need to worry about ripping
    up the bathroom on the other side of the wall. I found that the bathroom fan was actually
    located over a ...

  • Posted in thread: Bathroom Exhaust Line Tear on 07-11-2015 at 05:23 PM
    I fixed the gap problem with a masonry chisel I went to pick up. I put more caulk behind it.
    Inside where there are gaps between the straight pipe and wood wall, I plan to put steel wool
    and put caulk...

  • Posted in thread: Bathroom Exhaust Line Tear on 07-11-2015 at 02:10 PM
    I went ahead and replaced the duct vent outside. I found that the flexible pipe was screwed
    directly to the outside vent itself. Later I found out why besides the cost reduction. The hole
    was much too...

  • Posted in thread: Bathroom Exhaust Line Tear on 07-11-2015 at 10:56 AM
    Here are more pics as promised. I have more of a dilemma on my hand now as you will see below.
    I cut cavities that will allow me to access all the ducting in the upstairs bonus room where it
    is routed...

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