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Attic Remodeling Juneau AK

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Jim Williams West Coast Jv Construction
(907) 790-2161
9691 Moraine Way
Juneau, AK
 
Arctic Contractors
(907) 780-4214
5812 Churchill Way
Juneau, AK
 
Croteau Construction
(907) 523-4844
9215 Gee St
Juneau, AK
 
Tom Matheson Carpentry
(907) 463-3059
PO Box 21473
Juneau, AK
 
Carver Construction Llc
(907) 364-3215
1006 2nd St 4
Juneau, AK
 
Duran Construction Company
(907) 780-6161
8279 Garnet St
Juneau, AK
 
Valley Builders Inc
(907) 789-4969
9696 Moraine Way
Juneau, AK
 
Home Recycler
(907) 789-0413
4525 Klondike Way
Juneau, AK
 
Arecon Llc
(907) 789-4767
25020 Glacier Hwy
Juneau, AK
 
Southeast Power Sports
(907) 523-9133
5422 Shaune Drive
Juneau, AK
 

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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