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Attic Remodeling Saint Charles MO

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Home Depot,
(636) 922-1281
6190 Mid Rivers Mall Dr
Saint Charles, MO
 
Mark Nahrgang
Kingdom Inspection Network Group
636-278-1849
7127 Mexico Rd, #147
Saint Peters, MO
 
Dave Garrison
Spectrum Lawn & Tree Care
636 916 1881
361 North Dr
St. Charles, MO
 
Kristin Dunn
Dunn's Lawn Service, LLC
(314) 830-2862
1065 Verlene Drive
Florissant, MO
 
Randy Pigg
New Angle Contracting LLC
636-795-0648
27 Forest Lane
O''''Fallon, MO
 
JadeMask Bamboo Flooring Group
3144941826
4579 Laclede Ave, #336
Saint Louis, MO

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Rick Drevet
American Restoration Contractors
636-946-7855
20 Triad South Dr.
St. Peters, MO
 
RONNIE JONES
FAST HELP
3142211501
376 FEE FEE RD
St Louis, MO
 
Cecilia Soibel
PS Rapp Sewer & Plumbing
636-391-4969
15264 Clayton Road
Ballwin, MO
 
Steve Huggins
Archadeck of West County
(636) 227-0800
16215 West County
Ellisville, MO
 
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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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