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Home Ventilation Articles

To Vent or Not to Vent a Metal Roof

Filed under: Home Ventilation, Metal Roofing

Proper ventilation meets a trend toward total attic conditioning. A homeowner asks whether or not to vent a new metal roof as it is installed…


Ice Dams and Metal Roofing

Filed under: Home Ventilation, Ice Dams and Metal Roofing, Metal Roofing, Roof Repair, Roofing Answers

Todd from Washington recently asked me this question about ice dams and metal roofing: Q: We bought and moved into our house in January. The neighborhood is in a mountain setting and gets a lot of snow. We are new to the area and didn’t really know anything about ice dams. A few weeks after […]


Buying A New Roof Part 4.2 – Ventilation

Filed under: Buying A New Roof series, Home Ventilation, Roofing Help, Roofing Help Videos

Todd provides more details on ventilation including special circumstances surrounding cathedral ceilings and cold roofs.


Buying A New Roof Part 4.1 – Ventilation

Filed under: Buying A New Roof series, Home Ventilation, Roofing Help, Roofing Help Videos

Re-roofing your home is the time to also consider your ventilation needs. As we make our homes more weathertight, they often need more ventilation. Todd shares insider knowledge on how to address the ventilation needs of your home.


Ventilation

Filed under: Home Ventilation, Roofing Help Podcasts

Ventilation One of the common misperceptions out there about metal roofing is that it increases the need for ventilation in the home. That really is not true. However, is the need for ventilation in the home greater than it’s been in the past? Absolutely, and I’ll tell you why. The reason is – that homes […]


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