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Required Tools for this Project

Have the necessary tools for this DIY project lined up before you start—you’ll save time and frustration.

    • Hammer
    • 4-in-1 screwdriver
    • Drill/driver, cordless
    • Chalk line
    • Dust mask
    • Jigsaw
    • Drywall saw
    • Pry bar
    • Non-contact voltage tester
    • Utility knife

Gloves, Trouble light and Goggles

Required Materials for this Project

Avoid last-minute shopping trips by having all your materials ready ahead of time. Here's a list.

    • Vent fan
    • Roof cap
    • 4-in. flexible insulated duct
    • 4-in. aluminum duct, straight and elbow
    • Adjustable clamps, 6-in.
    • 3/8-in. self-tapping sheet metal screws
    • 1/2-in. self-tapping sheet metal screws
    • Wire connectors
    • Caulk
    • Roof cement

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