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Category: Ventilation

Roof and Attic Ventilation: Do I Need Gable Vents & Power Fans?

For many homeowners, improperly ventilated roofs and attics are a common issue. As we previously shared in our post about ridge vents, sufficient ventilation matters for multiple reasons. To recap, proper ventilation can help extend the life of your roof and help keep your home more energy efficient – which will save you money. Unfortunately,…

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Is Ridge Vent Alone Sufficient for Proper Ventilation in Your Attic?

We hear this question quite often from Zimmerman Exteriors’ customers. Throughout the roofing industry, there is a widespread lack of agreement over adequate attic ventilation. Much of the debate stems from the tremendous variation in climate across North America. With different climates, come different needs to be met. Our roofing experts at Zimmerman Exteriors have…

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