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Attic Ventilation Installation Charleston WV

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Carrier Midatlantic
(304) 345-2385
P.O. BOX 3507 Charleston
Charleston, WV
 
Davis Heating & Cooling Inc
(304) 776-7334
201 Cherry St
Nitro , WV
 
Quality Mechanical Heating & Cooling
(304) 554-9966
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Millwood, WV
Hours
Monday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday 24 Hours
Sunday 24 Hours
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AC Unit Installation, Amana Service, American Standard Service, Aprilaire Service, Armstrong Air Service, Bryant Service, Carrier Service, Central AC Installation, Commercial HVAC Service, Ducane Service, Goodman Service, Heat Installation, Honeywell Service, HVAC Cleaning, HVAC Contractors, Lennox Service, Outdoor Cooling System Installation, Payne Service, Refrigeration System Installation, Residential HVAC Service, Rheem Service, Trane Service, Ventilation System Service, Xenon Service
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AC Unit, Central AC, Heater, Outdoor Cooling System, Refrigeration System

AIR Monitor Corp
(304) 882-3959
Highway 33 New Haven
New Haven, WV
 
Ecoquest Independent Dealer
(304) 876-2968
PO Box 3006 Shepherdstown
Shepherdstown, WV
 
Air Conditioning Design, Inc.
(304) 344-9070
3200 First Avenue
Nitro, WV

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JP Mechanical, Inc.
123 Myrtle Tree Road
South Charelston, WV

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Service Experts
(304) 760-9972
3744 Teays Valley Rd
Hurricane , WV
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$25 off 1st Repair Service

Hours
Monday 24 Hours
Tuesday 24 Hours
Wednesday 24 Hours
Thursday 24 Hours
Friday 24 Hours
Saturday 24 Hours
Sunday 24 Hours
Services
AC Unit Installation, Air Quality Testing, Amana Service, American Standard Service, Aprilaire Service, Armstrong Air Service, Boiler Installation, Bryant Service, Carrier Service, Central AC Installation, Commercial HVAC Service, Ducane Service, Duct Cleaning, Furnace Installation, Goodman Service, Heat Installation, Heat Pump Installation, Honeywell Service, HVAC Cleaning, HVAC Contractors, HVAC Maintenance, Lennox Service, Outdoor Cooling System Installation, Payne Service, Residential HVAC S
Service Types and Repair
AC Unit, Boiler, Central AC, Furnace, Heat Pump, Heater, Outdoor Cooling System, Water Heater

Tri State Pure Water Ctr
(304) 252-0573
139 Jojean St Crab Orchard
Crab Orchard, WV
 
Carrier Midatlantic
(304) 345-2385
P.O. BOX 3507 Charleston
Charleston, WV
 
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Attic Ventilation Questions and Answers

Attic Ventilation Requirements

What is the proper ratio of ventilation per square foot of roof?


1.5 in per sq. ft. Just make sure that the ventilation is installed so an airway is formed to remove heat through the highest part from the lowest part. Ridge vents and soffit vents work best for this. Also, it is better to have ventilation the entire roof length rather than the 8x12 square vents occasionally in the soffit.

I can't say if it's cost efficient or not, but my attic fan cools the attic a lot. When it's in the 70s outside and the attic fan has not run at all, the attic is too hot to go in. On hot days (80+) it comes on in the early afternoon and runs until about 6:00pm. When it's running I can go into the attic without any problem and it's much cooler.

Another Answer:

The ventilation ratios go according to attic floor size not roof size. You can go as low as 1/300 of the attic floor area (for attics which have a continuous vapor barrier below) to a high of 1.5 in inches x the floor area in feet. So a 1000 sq. feet of attic floor area would require between 480 sq. inches to 1500 sq. inches. That is a huge difference in allowance. I would go with the higher number.
One other thing.. the best system uses ridge vents and soffit vents skipping gable end vents entirely. The number would be split about 50-50 between soffits and ridge.



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