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Tamarack Perfect Balance In-Door Return Air Pathway - Plastic Vent and Honeycomb Baffle

Tamarack Perfect Balance In-Door Return Air Pathway Review

The Tamarack Perfect Balance In-Door Return Air Pathway installs in the bottom of an interior door to pressure balance a room for better heating and cooling. I installed the Tamarack return air vent because the finished basement bedroom only had a supply air vent but no return vent. This caused the room to become pressurized […]

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Tamarack Perfect Balance In-Door Return Air Pathway - Fasten with Screws

Install a Tamarack Perfect Balance In-Door Return Air Pathway

This project shows how to Install a Tamarack Perfect Balance In-Door Return Air Pathway in a hollow core interior door to pressure balance the room. Also see the Tamarack Perfect Balance In-Door Return Air Pathway Review for the project introduction. How to Install a Tamarack Perfect Balance In-Door Return Air Pathway Remove the door from […]

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Dryer Vent Cleaning - Blow Out Lint with Electric Leaf Blower

How to Clean and Blow Out a Dryer Vent

This project shows how to clean and blow out a dryer vent with the LintEater Dryer Vent Cleaning System and an electric leaf blower. It worked amazing well! Laundry Room Maintenance My laundry room had linoleum floors with a laundry sink that was too wide and rubbed against the clothes washer and dryer. I kept […]

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Air Duct Branch Line Materials

How to Add an Air Duct to a Room

This tutorial explains how to add a room air duct for heating and cooling by installing a flexible air duct and vent for better air flow. Room Heating and Cooling Problem My daughter’s bedroom was too warm in the summer and too cold in the winter because it had just a single air duct from […]

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Room Air Vent: Flexible Duct Inner Core and Vent Boot

How to Add an Air Duct to a Room – Part 2

How to Add an Air Duct to a Room step by step instructions. Frame-in and mount the new vent boot, install the rigid duct board start collar and connect the flexible duct branch line to the duct board trunk. This project is continued from How to Add a Room Air Duct – Part 1. Frame-in […]

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Speedi-Boot™ Vent Boot and Speedi-Grille™ Air Duct Installation Materials

How to Add a Room Air Duct with Speedi-Boot

This project explains how to add a room air duct using the Speedi-Boot system for improved heating and cooling. Speedi-Boot is easy and fast to install and solves many air vent installation challenges. Air Duct Installation Materials The materials needed for this project are: 4″ x 8″ Speedi-Boot vent boot, model SBH-484SB 4″ x 8″ […]

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Air Vent Boot Cutout in the Drywall Ceiling

How to Add a Room Air Duct with Speedi-Boot – Part 2

How to Add a Room Air Duct with Speedi-Boot. This project is continued from Part 1. The new 4″x8″air vent will compliment an existing 6″x10″ air vent in my upstairs office. The computers and networking equipment generate a lot of heat and extra cooling is needed in the summer. On the other hand, the heat […]

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Mounting the Speedi-Boot Air Vent

How to Add a Room Air Duct with Speedi-Boot – Part 3

How to Add a Room Air Duct with Speedi-Boot – mount the vent boot and connect the flexible air duct. This project is continued from Part 2. The Speedi-Boot™ air vent is fastened by nailing the feet of the telescoping arms to the wood joists with the pre-installed nails (you can also use screws). This […]

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