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Heating Ducts with taped shut opennings

Posted by harry_wild (My Page) on
Thu, Feb 2, 12 at 0:11

I have a several ducts that got openned by the heat funace that a duct cleaning company did while they access the ducts to clean. They used aluminium tape to patch around the edges to put the square sheet metal pieces back.

Should I get this replace when I install a new HVAC system? Does this cause any noise or flow issues?

Thanks.


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RE: Heating Ducts with taped shut opennings

As long as it is well sealed it is fine.


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RE: Heating Ducts with taped shut opennings

brickeyee,

Much appreciated!

The looks of the rentangled vents taped up might lower the resale value of the home in the future; so I will see how much they ask for replacing them; but it only two sections; so I do not expect more then a couple of hundred dollars but well will see since I doing new furnace and AC and maybe the heater too.


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