When you think of roofing repairs, broken shingles and fallen tiles may come to mind. However, one of the most severe roofing problems is leaking. Sure, a droplet here or there may not seem threatening. But give it an hour and you’ll have enough to fill a trash can. Leaking can lead to watermarks, peeling paint and bug invasion. And, if left untreated can run the risk of wood rot and mold growth.
Selecting Your Ridge Vent Material
In the House show listener, Max, asks, "There are so many different kinds of ridge vents available now—some with shingles, others made from plastic or different metals. Is there a difference in how much air each kind lets in and out?" Obviously ventilation is very important to any attic. When your attic is well ventilated it helps add to the longevity of your shingle roof and also helps to lower y
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