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  1. General DIY Discussions
    Hi - Does it matter if a gable vent is off center? The truss's I built have a center support which will force me to put the vent on either side of the support. Does it matter ? Thank you
  2. Roofing/Siding
    I used to have a roof fan to draw the air out of the attic. Got a new roof two years ago and have he ridge vent all the way across the top. I made sure that I have the proper soffit venting too so that the air flow is sufficient. What I found is this attic is HOT HOT in the summer. That ridge...
  3. Building & Construction
    Getting ready to install a gable vent fan. Is it ok to over or under size a fan? My CFM's required are 897. Will an 800 CFM work or do I need to jump up to 1000 CFM's? I have plenty of venting for fresh air intake via soffit and ridge vents. The way I calculated was 30x26 garage=780sf x 1.15...
  4. Insulation
    We're insulating the attic of a pre-1900, balloon frame house. The attic floor area is 24 ft x 10 ft. A stock, rectangular vent was fine for the back gable. However, for aesthetic reasons, the existing decoration of the front gable requires a round, elliptic, or triangular vent. Because of...
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