Post of a house where the Roofer greatly increased the stack effect 2/16/18 Turbine Exhaust Roof Vents There are certain situations where turbine exhaust roof vents are the only viable option. These are when your house has very limited intake vents and you need to utilize Nebraska’s wind to force
Bet you can’t tell which house has almost no attic insulation? The freezing temperatures combined with our recent blizzard makes it easy to spot these houses. The sad thing was every house on this block was like this! Just imagine if everyone spent $300 two decades ago to insulate these
How to turn a New Construction Home into a Mold House: This Builder cut in tiny 5 1/2″ x 3 1/2″ holes in the soffits then installed the 14″ x 6″ soffit vents. From the ground, nobody was the wiser as it looked normal. In the attic, however, there literally
This home had mold covering almost 100% of the bottom side of the roof deck due to poor attic ventilation. Because this was a large home, the mold remediation bids ranged from $8,000 to $10,000. What a pricey mistake just because the soffit vents weren’t kept clean and the bathroom
There wasn’t a square inch of wood in this attic that didn’t have mold over it! To identify quickly if your attic ventilation is poor, just pop your head up into the attic hatch and look around. This time of year, moisture freezes to the underside of the roof deck
It’s not a roof leak. It’s your attic ventilation. I’ve had 2 past clients call up recently wanting me to come out and inspect their roof because their ceilings have active water dripping down. This winter, we haven’t had enough snow build up, melt fast, cause ice damming, and leak
President & ASHI Certified Inspector
Greg Wayman is the President and ASHI Certified Inspector of Foundation-2-Rooftop, Inc. As a full-time inspector for over 19 years, he has conducted over 4,000 full home inspections.
Greg is Heat Exchanger Experts Certified and has his NE Radon Measurement License. View more.