Tag: proper ventilation

Is Your Roof Leaking or is it Condensation?

Wood roof leaking or condensation

Sometimes it is difficult to tell whether a roof is actually leaking from the outside in, or if the underside of the roof in the attic space is wet simply from condensation. What is condensation? It is water that collects as droplets on a cold surface when humid air is in contact with it. Take… ( read more )

FAQs About Ridge Vents on Metal Roofs in MA

Ridge Vents on metal roof

A metal roof is intrinsically durable and energy-efficient, but it needs proper ventilation to live up to its expectations. If the existing roof is properly vented, then a ridge vent is in order. The roof will need to be evaluated to determine what venting is needed, if at all. To understand why proper vents are… ( read more )