A: No, this does not require a channel.
A: They can be painted but will not be covered by the warranty if the paint peels or if it causes the product to distort in any way.
A: We cannot recommend the vent in this application due to the limited square footage of air flow available when compared to what the fan can generate. It is possible that the cap would fall off if the fan generated sufficient air flow.
A: This is a solid piece and cannot be taken apart. Since we do not know how it was installed along with the siding, we cannot give you a definitive answer. But you may have to unlock the siding to take that vent out.
|Brand||Ply Gem||Novik||Al's Millworks||Novik|
|Name||14 in. x 14 in in. Rectangular White PVC Weather Filter Gable Louver Vent||18 in. x 12 in. Polypropylene White Rectangular Gable Vent||16 in. x 24 in. Rectangular Wood Built-in Screen Gable Louver Vent||18 in. x 24 in. Polypropylene White Rectangular Gable Vent|
|Features||Weather Filter,Weather Resistant,Wildlife Guard||No Shingle Overlay Needed,Paintable,UV Resistant,Weather Resistant||Built-in Screen,Paintable,Stainable||Built-in Screen,Paintable,Stainable,UV Resistant|
|Mounting Position||Gable Mount||Gable Mount||Gable Mount||Gable Mount|
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