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Innoviro, LLC
4178665920
311 West Commercial Street
Springfield, MO

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Gary Bingaman
A & D Mechanical Services
417-866-8257
2159 S. Oak Grove Ave
Springfield, MO
 
Bathroom Restoration
417-882-8866
1809 W Sunset
Springfield, MO
 
Affordable Home Improvements
(417) 887-9800
910 W Battlefield St Ste 900
Springfield, MO
 
Sears Home Services
8888675309
3045 E ELM
SPRINGFIELD, MO

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Clint Tackitt
Allied Roofing Systems
417-863-8776
655 S. Campbell Ave.
Springfield, MO
 
American Home Pros
(417) 866-5100
1315 W College St
Springfield, MO
 
Lowes Home Improvement Warehouse
(417) 393-2000
925 W Sunshine St
Springfield, MO
 
Screenmobile
(417) 883-4114
1821 W Sunset
Springfield, MO
Services
solar screen, screen porch, retractable screen
Licenses / Certifications
yes
Membership Organizations
HBA
Years in Business
15

Lowes Home Improvement Warehouse
(417) 233-9030
1225 US Highway 601 E
Springfield, 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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