Attic Remodeling Palmer AK

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Steve Bowerman
Stephen Boerman P.S.
907 373-5876
4761 Crane Rd. East
Wasilla, AK
Michael La Fay
Meadow Lakes Supply Co.
907 373-2746
1651 W. Parks Hwy.
Wasilla, AK
D & S Alaska Trail Rides Inc
(907) 745-2208
3500 Koppenburg Road
Palmer, AK
Alaska Gravel Products
(907) 746-7263
Po Box 4343
Palmer, AK
Alaska Top Soil
(907) 745-6875
7610 East Palmer Wasilla Highway
Palmer, AK
Mak Lead, Inc
8244 W. Donna Marie Ln. #1
Wasilla, AK
Stonehill Gardens
(907) 745-7071
Huntley Road
Palmer, AK
A & R Handyman Service
(907) 745-0633
Hc 5 Box 6750y
Palmer, AK
Colony Greenhouse
(907) 746-4769
12430 Drift Lane
Palmer, AK
Quality Top Soil
(907) 745-2993
Marsh Road
Palmer, 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.


    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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