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Old 05-01-2013, 11:17 AM   #1
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Aluminum undereave vent residue


I installed multiple aluminum Air Vent 16"x4" vents over my 2" soffit holes about 6 months ago. I recently noticed an odd residue which I thought was bird poop, but upon closer inspection appears to be some type of oxidation or salt buildup. I do live in a tropical and humid setting, and was slightly concerned that this could be indicative of a bigger problem. Anyone experience or seen this before?
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Old 05-08-2013, 04:20 PM   #2
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wtf...how did you even see that? It's probably dust. If you're really concerned, poke your head up in the attic.

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Ok we give up. Please go back and add your location to your profile.
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Why didnt you cut open the whole area under the grille? The holes are choking off your airflow to zip.
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+1 i would have cut it larger.

Please paint them white

Is it oily to the touch ?
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