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Attic Remodeling Foley AL

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Sears Home Services
8888675309
3798 S MCKENZIE ST
Foley, AL

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Affordable Plumbing, Sewer & Drain
(251) 517-4262
18729 State HWY 181
Fairhope, AL
 
Southeast Construction LLC
251-753-5465
11525 Brenda Road
Fairhope , AL
Licenses / Certifications
09765 AL / TN 054214
Awards
leads Certified
Years in Business
2 Years

Dutchman Repair Lawn
(334) 943-7043
22482 Us Highway 98
Foley, AL
 
River View Turf
(251) 965-4727
County Road 12 West
Foley, AL
 
Bushnell & Sons Painting
251-942-2384
22450 longview lane
Foley, AL
 
Home Renewers
(251)391-4715
24385 US Hwy 98
Fairhope, AL
 
Pottery Plus
(251) 943-5717
2550 South McKenzie Street
Foley, AL
 
Tropic Expressions
(251) 970-3590
1518 South McKenzie Street
Foley, AL
 
Manley Sodding Farm
(251) 639-0725
9041 County Road 65
Foley, AL
 
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Attic tips




Making A Room

Brighten Your Attic

Brighten your attic by installing skylights on the north or east slopes of your roof. There are bubble or strip skylights available.

Making an attic into a Room

When is it good to make your attic into another room? If you have the following:
  • Ample headroom.
  • Makes a reasonable room.
  • Has a stairway leading to attic space.
  • Floor joists are large enough to support the added load.

    Attic Ventilation

    Attic Storage

    If you are storing holiday decorations in the attic, make sure these items are not obstructing the air flow at soffit or gable vents. Vents should remain open in the winter to allow any condensation that forms to be able to escape outside. Otherwise, moisture will accumulate on your rafters and sheathing and eventually cause them to rot.

    Water Moisture In The Home

    Make sure your kitchen and baths are vented to the outside of the house. These rooms generate the most moisture in your house. A timer switch on the ventilating fans will help you remember to run the fans long enough to clear out all the moisture, and shut off automatically. Also, if the house walls are not insulated, water vapor will condense on the drywall. Think about installing some needed insulation in these rooms.

    Condensation

    Dampness is almost unavoidable in new homes because of the gallons of water that went into the construction of foundation walls, basement floors, paint and even bathtub grout.
    Although proper ventilation helps speed drying, allow about a year for through curing. Don't hurry the process with high temperatures, unnatural heat can cause warping and other damage. Doing the following can help:
    • Open basement windows during warm weather, close when weather is damp.
    • Have outside venting for kitchen, bath and utility areas.
    • Adjust the humidifier, if there is one in your heating system.
    • Consider installing a dehumidifier in extremely damp areas.
    • Check sumps periodi...

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