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Attic Remodeling Los Lunas NM

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Don or Rosie Onoarto
D.R.D'S Custom Home Builders
505 833-0811
1335 82nd Street SW
Albuquerque, NM
 
Albuquerque Remodeling
(505) 833-5269
18000 Frontage Rd Sw
Albuquerque, NM
 
All Weather Home Renovation
(505) 615-6627
1652 Vera Rd Sw
Albuquerque, NM
 
Miller Landscape & Maintenance
(505) 861-1357
51 La Entrada Road
Los Lunas, NM
 
Wilson Landscaping
(505) 869-3952
990 Bosque Farms Boulevard
Bosque Farms, NM
 
Sears Home Services
8888675309
19554 HIGHWAY 314
Belen, NM

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Hernandez Pool & Spa LLC
(505) 839-0666
PO Box 12250
Albuquerque, NM
 
Yguado Jose Luis
(505) 865-4051
Peralta
Los Lunas, NM
 
Hansen & Prezzano Builders
(505) 865-3900
311 Stover Road
Los Lunas, NM
 
KIMO Constructors Inc
(505) 869-9311
3681 State Highway 47
Bosque Farms, NM
 
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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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