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Attic Remodeling Gardnerville NV

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Steve Dillon
Steve Dillon's Water Damage
530-542-3556
PO Box 7534
So Lake Tahoe, CA
 
Acme Heating & Air Conditioning
(775) 883-3220
Acme Heating & Air Condition
Carson City, NV
 
Bomanite for Southern Nevada
(702) 895-7981
4660 Polaris Avenue
Las Vegas, NV
 
Western Landscape Construction
(702) 739-6201
4670 Polaris Avenue
Las Vegas, NV
 
Cassinelli Landscaping & Construction
(775) 882-6846
Po Box 21201
Carson City, NV
 
Ty Dillon
Ty Dillon's Carpet Cleaning
530-318-4841
1098 Johnson Blvd
South Lake Tahoe, CA
 
Big Smokey Landscaping
(775) 852-4359
1695 Big Smokey Drive
Reno, NV
 
Nevada Lawn & Landscape LLC
(775) 323-5296
5365 Mae Anne Avenue # 11
Reno, NV
 
Western Nevada Supply CO
(775) 738-9811
1225 Water Street
Elko, NV
 
C P Homes
(775) 782-5699
1657 Us Highway 395 N
Minden, NV
 

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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