Floor Joist And Bathroom Venting - Building & Construction - Page 2 - DIY Chatroom Home Improvement Forum

Go Back   DIY Chatroom Home Improvement Forum > Home Improvement > Building & Construction


Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 07-25-2012, 05:46 PM   #16
GBrackins's Avatar
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: Fairhaven, Massachusetts
Posts: 2,877
Rewards Points: 2,032

Floor Joist and bathroom venting

you can run your ventilation duct under the finished ceiling along a wall til you get to the joist bay when you can turn it up and go out. Then enclose the duct in a soffit box and covered with the same finish as the bath room.



"You get what you pay for, and sometimes free costs more!"
GBrackins is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-26-2012, 10:05 AM   #17
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Minneapolis, MN
Posts: 512
Rewards Points: 524

Floor Joist and bathroom venting

Originally Posted by bates View Post
laugh if you'd like at my quick drawing. At work where I don't draw so I had to be quick. Anyways, oddly enough the joist run the same direction as the lines on the paper.

Top picture is an overview layout of the master bed/bath

Bottom picture shows the change in ceiling height between the bathroom and bedroom (same height) compared to inside the closet height.
I don't get the pic...you haven't explained why you can't go the longer route in between the joists.

Is it way way too far? Is there stuff in the way?



Beepster is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Bathroom Fan Venting Question elliotriley Roofing/Siding 5 03-26-2012 09:23 PM
ideas of venting a bathroom fan in attic david szela Building & Construction 10 01-14-2012 07:06 AM
Bathroom Fan Venting PeteW HVAC 17 09-05-2011 10:12 AM
Bathroom Remodel Venting JPWMU Plumbing 0 05-16-2011 09:23 AM
3rd Floor Bathroom Not Venting FEDERAL GOON Plumbing 4 06-15-2008 08:35 AM

Top of Page | View New Posts