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Attic Fan Shutter Cover

attic fan shutter cover

    attic fan
  • An attic fan is a ventilation fan which regulates the heat level of a building's attic by exhausting hot air. A thermostat is used to automatically turn the fan off and on, while sometimes a manual switch is used. An attic fan can be gable mounted or roof mounted.

  • a fan that blows heated air out of the attic of a building

  • A fan mounted on an attic wall used to exhaust warm attic air to the outside.

  • a hinged blind for a window

  • Close the shutters of (a window or building)

  • Close (a business)

  • a mechanical device on a camera that opens and closes to control the time of a photographic exposure

  • close with shutters; "We shuttered the window to keep the house cool"

  • Scatter a layer of loose material over (a surface, esp. a floor), leaving it completely obscured

  • provide with a covering or cause to be covered; "cover her face with a handkerchief"; "cover the child with a blanket"; "cover the grave with flowers"

  • Put something such as a cloth or lid on top of or in front of (something) in order to protect or conceal it

  • blanket: bedding that keeps a person warm in bed; "he pulled the covers over his head and went to sleep"

  • Envelop in a layer of something, esp. dirt

  • screen: a covering that serves to conceal or shelter something; "a screen of trees afforded privacy"; "under cover of darkness"; "the brush provided a covert for game"; "the simplest concealment is to match perfectly the color of the background"

solar powered attic fan

solar powered attic fan

Costco had these on sale for $300, but there's also federal and local rebates for installation that bring it down to about $150 total. Took my time, and was about an hour to install after gathering all the necessary tools(!).

Hopefully, will keep the attic space a bit cooler through the summer.

Attic Fan Project - 3 - The fan, sans rivets

Attic Fan Project - 3 - The fan, sans rivets

The fan, freed from it's rivet-shackels. One of the most important things I learned on this project was how to remove rivets -- in this instance, I used a drill bit that could handle metal, drilled a short way into the head of the rivet, and it popped right off.

attic fan shutter cover

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