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Old 08-15-2014, 05:57 PM  
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Can anyone tell me what this might be? It is in the ceiling next to attic entrance door on second floor. Click image for larger version

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Old 08-15-2014, 06:23 PM  
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Is there a vent/ductwork above it in the attic... or wires?


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I have a freash air vent to allow air to enter when fans in bathroom or kitchen is running.
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Will check for duct work and wires. Thanks Neal.


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I think it's one of those deer things that you put on your bumper. That way the deer can get out of the way of your swiftly traveling wall
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Thanks,..My guess...it's a siren for an alarm system....
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On a less corny note, it may be a small vent to equalize pressure within the house (if that is a problem in your climate?) Since it is right next to the attic hatch, can you post a pic from the other side of this gizmo? You can also do a quick visual check to see if light can be seen thru it. That will tell you if it is a sealed unit or not.
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Yes plan on getting all that info this afternoon.


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