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Old 11/9/09, 3:02 PM
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Default Gas Dryer Vent Question....

older galvanized duct....for dryer vent. What is proper?

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Old 11/9/09, 3:35 PM
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Default Re: Gas Dryer Vent Question....

Looks Improper. Is the one end on the left side the connection to the dryer?

Were does it terminate?
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Default Re: Gas Dryer Vent Question....

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Looks Improper.

Were does it terminate?
Outside....theres a hole on the otherside of the water heater. Which is to the right of
the heater...not shown.
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Old 11/9/09, 3:40 PM
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Default Re: Gas Dryer Vent Question....

The paint cans are in a bad spot as well.

Could the dryer vent go up and over the furnace and then go outside?
I would give my client the CPSC dryer info.

What is the pipe wrapped with?

http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/pubs/5022.html
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Old 11/9/09, 4:40 PM
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https://www.nachi.org/dryer-vent-safety.htm
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