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How to Maintain Your Bathroom Vent Fan

By: Allen Lyle

Bathroom vent fan

Bathroom vent fans are designed to pull moisture out of the room, but as they get older they can become noisy due to a build up of dirt and lack of lubrication. To quiet a loud fan:

  • With the fan turned off, remove the fan cover, and vacuum out any dust or dirt that has become lodged in the fan.
  • Lubricate the fan with silicone spray.
  • Reattach the cover on the fan.
  • If problems persist, buy and install a replacement unit.

Watch this video to find out more.

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How to Maintain Your Bathroom Vent Fan