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Ducts and Vents in Beams Installation Instructions



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General Tools and Materials:



Installation Overview

WARNINGS:
  • Be sure to obey all safety rules and recommendations set forth by tool manufacturers.
  • Follow local building and fire codes.
  • Duct work needs to be connected prior to installing the beam and vent.
  • Wear safety glasses during the entire installation process.

Directions

Dry Fit Beam

Step 1:

Dry Fit Beam

Dry fit the duct work inside the beam to ensure adequate space and clearance for the duct work and mounting blocks needed to install the beam.

Template Vent Register Box

Step 2:

Template Vent Register Box

Establish where the vent is being placed and the size hole that you need.

Cut Holes

Step 3:

Cut Holes

  1. Drill pilot holes in each corner.
  2. Cut out the vent opening using a jig saw with a finish blade.

Insert Register Box and Vent Register

Step 4:

Insert Register Box and Vent Register

Connect Duct Work

Step 5:

Connect Duct Work

Connect duct work prior to completing the beam installation.

Install Beam

Step 6:

Install Beam

Install the beam based on the appropriate installation guide (available on our website). Ensure that all duct work is connected prior to gluing and screwing the beam in place.