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DomoVitae
4027097509
1804 N. 53rd St
Omaha, NE

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Van Wall Energy
4026512515
10720 Sapp Brothers Drive
Omaha, NE

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Monty Hanel
Hanel Contstruction Company
402-208-1805
5411 N. 16th Street
Omaha, NE
 
Shawn Ellif
EZ Gutters
402-926-1312
2129 Ave F
Council Bluffs, IA
 
Professional Contracting Services Inc
4027708039
5612 Leavenworth St
Omaha, NE

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Three D Renovations, Inc
402-934-9906
4818 Borman St
Omaha, NE
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Home Remodeling

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Doug Haerle
Simply Steaming
402.578.6887
10545 N Street
Omaha, NE
 
Mark Flemmer
All Clear Windows, LLC
402-504-4322
3335 King Street
Omaha, NE
 
AA Windows 'N' Doors Inc.
(402) 734-2076
1304 S. Saddle Creek Rd.
Omaha, NE
 
St. Martin Construction Inc.
541 944 7997
2315 N 56
Omaha, NE
 
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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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