Insulating Attic

Old 03-20-07, 06:15 AM
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whats the best way to insulate an attic i have a gable attic that will have rooms added for living space i have to small vents on the both ends of the attic and no softit vents its gets pretty hot up there i want to vent it properly and keep it comfy during the winter and summer any ideas on the best methods????
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You can install an exhaust fan behind ONE of the gable vents for increased air flow. As far as insulation goes, a lot depends on how you will finish the attic. My gut feeling is: gable vents are not enough to properly vent a finished attic - you need a soffit/ridge vent.

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