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Plastic Dryer Vent with Hood and Damper

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  • Quality constructed from high density polyethylene (HDP) plastic
  • Primarily used for dryer venting and air exhaust applications that require no screen
  • Includes a built in backdraft damper
  • Available with or without an 8- ¾ inch long 28 gauge galvanized steel pipe extension for through-wall connections
  • Available in white or brown


The FAMCO UFH plastic wall vent with hood and backdraft damper is made of high density polyethylene (HDP) plastic, giving it durability and longevity. The plastic hood includes UV inhibitors to give it greater stability in all weather conditions, and features a 1 inch collar for secure pipe attachment, and can also be purchased with an 8- ¾ inch long 28 gauge galvanized steel pipe extension for through-wall connections. This vent also includes heavy-duty borders for secure and durable mounting. The UFH plastic wall vent is primarily used for dryer venting and air exhaust applications that require no screen. Key Features
  • Durable Construction: Made from premium-grade plastic, our dryer vent is built to withstand harsh outdoor conditions, providing long-lasting performance and reliability.
  • Integrated Hood: The vent features a protective hood that shields the vent opening from rain, snow, and debris, ensuring continuous and unobstructed airflow.
  • Built-in Damper: Equipped with a built-in damper, this vent prevents backdrafts and keeps unwanted pests and cold air from entering your home, enhancing energy efficiency and maintaining indoor comfort.
  • Easy Installation: The plastic dryer vent is designed for straightforward installation, with a universal fit that accommodates standard dryer vent hoses and ducts. Clear instructions and all necessary mounting hardware are included.
  • Low Maintenance: The smooth interior surface minimizes lint buildup, reducing the need for frequent cleaning and maintenance. Benefits:
  • Improved Air Quality: Efficiently expelling hot, humid air from your dryer, this vent helps to prevent mold and mildew growth, contributing to a healthier indoor environment.
  • Energy Efficiency: The built-in damper prevents drafts and reduces energy loss, helping to lower heating and cooling costs.
  • Enhanced Safety: Proper venting reduces the risk of dryer fires by preventing lint accumulation and ensuring adequate airflow.
  • Pest Protection: The hood and damper design acts as a barrier against insects, birds, and rodents, keeping your home safe from unwanted intruders.
  Installation Guide
  • Preparation: Ensure the exterior wall where the vent will be installed is clean and free of obstructions.
  • Positioning: Place the vent in the desired location and mark the mounting holes.
  • Drilling: Drill the necessary holes for the mounting screws.
  • Securing: Attach the vent to the wall using the provided screws and ensure it is securely fastened.
  • Connecting: Attach the dryer vent hose to the back of the vent and secure it with a clamp.
  • Sealing: Apply a bead of caulk around the edges of the vent to ensure a watertight seal.
The FAMCO UFH plastic wall Vent with hood and damper fits ducts sized 4 inches in diameter. Available in white or brown. The FAMCO UFH plastic wall vent is manufactured by FAMCO in the United States and comes with a 1-year warranty against product defects and workmanship. If you have any questions about this wall vent, please refer to the FAQs above or feel free to contact us.

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Plastic Dryer Vent with Hood and Damper


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5 reviews for Plastic Dryer Vent with Hood and Damper

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  1. Chris R. (verified owner)

    Product was as expected and represented. Extremely quick shipping. Delivery was as promised.

  2. Gregory M. (verified owner)

    I was concerned if this would fit, but did so perfectly. A great buy!

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