Actually it is very recommended to apply the floor vents in almost all areas in the house. The floor vents are useful to serve as the ventilation under the floor. Through the existence of floor vents, the air as the cause of the moisture in the ground will be expelled. But when there is no floor vents, it will make the poor ventilation and as the result, it will create the bad smell. The moisture under the floor can also invite termites, and what is gonna happen next? Of course, termites will damage the floor, especially the wood floor covering.
The cost of floor vents is very low, but they can give the positive effects for us, especially the effects which are related to the health issues. For example, the under floor without having the floor vents can affect the allergies to our children and kids. Then, it will save money as well because it might happen that the warranty doesn’t cover the damage from termites.
The floor vents can also be completed by the filters too. The floor vents with filters are the good idea in order to prevent the dust get into the home through HVAC system. Usually, the filters are available in 4 inc x 12 inc that fit into the vents. Using the filters doesn’t mean that you need to replace every day once the filters get dirty. However, the filters have the long lifespan about 90 days so that they are very efficient to use.
Besides the filters, it is also important for the vents to have the floor vents covers. There are so many styles of floor vents covers which are based on the aesthetics and functions. You need to consider where you are going to install the floor vents before picking certain styles of floor vents covers. You can go either with self-rimming, flush mount or egg crate floor vents covers. Then, you can take which material is the best one. The floor vents covers consist of wood and metal. The wood floor covers vents get the vents blend well, while the metal floor vents are suitable in the wood floor.