banner

Attic Ventilation Installation Fort Wayne IN

This page provides useful content and local businesses that can help with your search for Attic Ventilation Installation. You will find helpful, informative articles about Attic Ventilation Installation, including "Attic Ventilation Questions and Answers". You will also find local businesses that provide the products or services that you are looking for. Please scroll down to find the local resources in Fort Wayne, IN that will answer all of your questions about Attic Ventilation Installation.

Service Experts
(260) 267-0918
1702 Fairfield Ave
Ft Wayne , IN
Promotion
$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

Nordeen Enterprise
(260) 747-5960
5408 Bluffton Rd Fort Wayne
Fort Wayne, IN
 
Rolf Griffin Htg & Air Cond LLC
(260) 744-7653
1702 Fairfield Ave
Fort Wayne , IN
 
Hartman Bros Htg/Ac
(260) 493-4402
535 Green St
New Haven , IN
 
York Heating & Air Conditioning
(260) 497-0533
4334 Ardmore Ave
Fort Wayne, IN

Data Provided By:
Aire Serv of NE Indiana
(260) 255-5935
9321 Saint Joe Center Rd
Fort Wayne, IN
Hours
Monday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Boiler Installation, Central AC Installation, Commercial HVAC Service, Furnace Installation, Heat Installation, Heat Pump Installation, HVAC Cleaning, HVAC Contractors, HVAC Maintenance, Outdoor Cooling System Installation, Refrigeration System Installation, Residential HVAC Service, Ventilation System Service
Service Types and Repair
Boiler, Central AC, Furnace, Heat Pump, Heater, Outdoor Cooling System, Refrigeration System

Hydro Systems
(260) 482-8444
226 E Collins Rd # C Fort Wayne
Fort Wayne, IN
 
Aire Serv Heating and Air Conditioning
(260) 485-4400
9321 Saint Joe Center Rd
Fort Wayne , IN
 
Colliers Commercial Svcs Inc
(260) 622-6622
702 S Jefferson St
Ossian , IN
 
G&K Mechanical Services, Inc
(260) 744-3314
4939 Decatur Road
Fort Wayne, IN
 
Data Provided By:

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.



...

Click here to read the rest of this article from Handyman