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Old 05-05-2013, 08:16 PM   #31
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Bad install on hot water heater vent?

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Is it possible that the chimney is installed in the cinderblock void and trasitions to SCH 40 somewhere along the way, and you are not seeing a "chimney", but perhaps some other sort of roof penetration?

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Old 05-06-2013, 08:57 AM   #32
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Bad install on hot water heater vent?

Originally Posted by teeb57 View Post
I hadn't considered that. I do know for certain it's not going thru the roof though. Only thing going thru the roof that I can see is our cost.

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Do you mean to say that there are no roof penetrations at all?


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