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Old 06-14-2011, 12:48 AM  
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hi anybody know if this is a problem having vents open into a addition patio room. they jus left it like this what problems can i see in future

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As these vents are there to allow air in and out of the crawl space below the house, you may have a smell from there from time to time. This looks like living space now so I think I would look into cutting new vents somewhere else and closing these.
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