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john_bry 11-28-2012 04:02 PM

Venting Washroom to eaves vs roof
 
Venting the washroom exhaust fan to the eaves for me a diy is allot easier then venting thru the roof.

Is there any disadvantage to doing this? I only have 4 feet to go either way. I guess if the fan moves enough air, the discharge would clear the eaves...

Thx!

cleveman 11-28-2012 09:38 PM

How is the soffit vented?

I have vented into a vented metal soffit with no problems. I have also vented into a well-vented attic with no problems.

joecaption 11-29-2012 12:55 AM

Needs to be vented to the outside, never just into the attic as the other poster suggested, no exceptions!
Why not just vent it out the gable wall?


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