What size are ceiling registers?

Standard register sizes can range anywhere from 2-1/4″x10″ up to 8″x14″. The most common sizes are 4″x10″, 4″x12″, 6″x10″, and 6″x12″ in medium-sized rooms such as bedrooms and dining rooms. Smaller sizes may be found in areas such as laundry rooms, bathrooms, and hallways.

What is the difference between a floor register and a ceiling register?

The metal grille on floor registers is a bit thicker, to withstand foot traffic. Also, the wall/ceiling grates have pre-drilled holes that are “countersunk,” so the screw heads are flush to the register’s surface. The difference between Decor Grates floor and wall and their floor registers is minimal.

Does register size matter?

Unless you are severely undersizing your register, the noise is really the only issue. So a bigger register will not help cool or heat your room better. Putting the register in a better location and making sure the air is shooting out in an efficient manner and at an efficient angle is key.

Are all roof vents the same size?

Most RV roof vents require similar sized-holes as air conditioning units at 14 by 14 inches. The standard installation makes it easy to replace and shop for a vent.

What sizes do vent registers come in?

Standard Register Sizes

Duct Size Surface Mount (Overall outside dimension) Flush Mount (Overall outside dimension)
3″ x 12″ 4-1/2″ x 13-3/16″ 5-3/4″ x 14-7/16″
3″ x 14″ 4-1/2″ x 15-3/16″ 5-3/4″ x 16-7/16″
4″ x 8″ 5-1/2″ x 9-3/16″ 6-3/4″ x 10-7/16″
4″ x 10 “ 5-1/2″ x 11-3/16″ 6-3/4″ x 12-7/16″

Can I use floor register on ceiling?

Registers are the vents that control air flow into a room from heating and cooling systems. These are usually the best floor registers for air flow in residential spaces. Registers can be used in walls and ceilings so cold air can fall into a room, and in floors so heated air can rise.

Can I use a floor register as a wall register?

It’s easy to turn decorative floor registers into sidewall registers in just a few steps. Attach spring mounted clips onto damper with a screw driver, push into duct work, and you are done. Get the look you want where you want it with these easy to install wall mounting clips.

Do you need special drywall for ceiling?

5/8-Inch-Thick Drywall When installed on ceilings, 5/8-inch-thick panels are less susceptible to sagging between the joists than 1/2-inch panels. Adding popcorn texture or another type of heavy surfacing material can add to the weight problem, making 5/8-inch drywall a better choice for ceilings.

Can I use drywall for ceiling?

Drywall panels create smooth walls and ceilings when installed correctly. Because drywall sheets are large and unwieldy, it can be tough to get the joints tight enough. You’ll get the best results by following the installation sequence used by the pros. Always install ceiling drywall before hanging the wall panels.

What are the sizes of wall and ceiling registers?

Wall and ceiling registers in 10″ x 6″ and 12″ x 6″ sizes. Complement your existing flooring with gorgeous solid red oak vents in a light finish. Made with a rust-proof adjustable damper. Three sizes of adjustable registers for your toe kick space.

What kind of mounting clips do you use for registers?

Wall mounting clips for Contemporary, Victorian, and Mission/Craftsman registers. Painted white steel registers with an adjustable damper to control air flow. Many sizes available. Screws are included for easy installation on the wall or ceiling.

What colors do oversized registers come in?

Shoemaker oversized registers can be used on the floor, wall or ceiling. Two colors are available soft white and driftwood tan. This item is considered Special Order, Non-Returnable and cannot be canceled once placed.

What size is a round ceiling vent with butterfly damper?

This hard to find round sidewall / ceiling vent with butterfly damper can be shipped direct to your door. Round register will cover a 6″ or 8″ hole. White round ceiling registers in large 10 inch, 12 inch and 14 inch hard to find sizes.