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Blocked intakes and vents cause electric fan driven systems to work harder and heating and cooling systems to work longer. Moreover, blocked intakes and vents can cause combustion systems to build up unsafe amounts of explosive or harmful gasses.
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Check that air intake and exhausts are clear of debris, nests, etc.
What You Need to Do
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    It is important to regularly inspect vents and intakes for any obstructions, such as nests, vegetation lint and dust, and clear the obstructions (or engage a professional to do so).
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