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Old 10-08-2013, 09:09 PM   #1
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Drywall hangers covered up an H/A ceiling vent, 6x9 in, without cutting a bunch of holes, any easy way to find it? I know the aprox area but not exact location??


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Old 10-08-2013, 10:44 PM   #2
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others in your house? if so they should be set at a standard distance from the walls. Find that distance and start cutting


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Old 10-09-2013, 07:09 AM   #3
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A simple cheap magnetic nail finder will find out exactly where it is.
There's lots of different styles and makes.
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Old 10-09-2013, 07:21 AM   #4
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Is there an attic above? If yes, go up and drill four holes with a thin bit at each corner of the vent.

You can also crank the heat and use a laser thermometer to find the hot spot.
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