Metal roof vents cost less than $120 on average; although a DIY installation doesn't involve labor costs, an estimated 11 hours of time is needed to complete the installation. The cost of a DIY roof vent replacement also... More » Home & Garden Heating & Cooling

Replace a roof vent by first pulling up the shingles that cover the base of the vent. This metal base is called the vent flashing and is a notorious spot for roof leaks, explains The Family Handyman. More »

Vent installation companies include American Chimney & Masonry, Dryer Vent Wizard and Vent Tech. Customers should specify the type of vent installation they need because vent installation technicians can specialize in ma... More » Home & Garden Heating & Cooling

Ridge roof vent installation costs more than the installation of smaller vents. Roof ridge vent installation also requires removal of large pieces of the roof sheathing. More »

To clean and maintain wall vents, vacuum dust from the vent cover, remove and wash the vent cover, and vacuum or dust inside the vent as far as possible. To remove the vent cover, use a screwdriver to remove the screws. More » Home & Garden Heating & Cooling

Air vents can be safely cleaned by dusting them, unscrewing the vent covers, vacuuming the air ducts, screwing the covers back on and changing the air filters. Homeowners are advised to hire professional vent cleaning se... More » Home & Garden Heating & Cooling

Ridge vents installed without baffles permit the wind and elements to come right through the vent. As air comes in, pressure can build in the attic, keeping moisture and air trapped in there. The humidity that gathers in... More » Home & Garden Heating & Cooling