Glossary

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dampersearch for term

A movable plate that regulates the draft of a stove, fireplace, or furnace.

dormersearch for term

A structure projecting from a sloped roof, usually with a window.

downspoutssearch for term

A pipe usually metal or plastic used to carry water from the roof gutters.

dry wellsearch for term

A pit that is designed to contain drainage water until it can be absorbed into the soil.

ductssearch for term

The tubes and channels used to distribute conditioned air from heating or cooling systems