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Attic Remodeling Sequim WA

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Straight Grain Woodworking Inc.
3604772375
390 Thornton Dr
Sequim, WA
Services
General Contractor, Flooring Installer, Home Remodel, Kitchen & Bath Remodel, Woodworker

Enclume Design Products
360 385-6100
24 Colwell Street
Port Hadlock, WA
 
Hadlock Building Supply
360 385-1771
901 Nesses Corner
Port Hadlock, WA
 
Hadlock Mattress and Furniture Discount Outlet
360 385-4476
760 Chimacum Road
Port Hadlock, WA
 
Ona Landscaping Inc
(360) 683-5741
21 Craig Road
Sequim, WA
 
Sears Home Services
8888675309
232 VALLEY CENTER PL
Sequim, WA

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Designs by Souza, Inc
360 379-8338
10762 Rhody Drive
Port Hadlock, WA
 
Paradise Bay Design and Construction
360 437-9344
Post Office Box 545
Chimacum, WA
 
Hadlock Home Inspection
360 545-4903
201 Fern Way
Chimacum, WA
 
Bestscape
(360) 683-7974
Po Box 3771
Sequim, WA
 
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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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