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How to Replace Outdated Dryer Venting

Follow these instructions to replace outdated dryer venting and eliminate a potential fire hazard.

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Materials

  • aluminum tape
  • screws
  • drywall
  • drywall mud
  • primer
  • interior wall paint
  • aluminum flex duct
  • metal straps
  • metal access panel

Tools

  • cordless drill
  • 5/16" drill bit
  • 3/32" drill bit
  • drywall saw
  • drop cloth
  • carpenter's square
  • utility knife
  • fine-grit sandpaper

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