how hot


By Paul Scelsi, Air Vent Inc., Originally published by Roofing Contractor Magazine, September 2021.


If it’s 80 degrees Fahrenheit outside, what’s a reasonable temperature inside the attic if it has proper attic ventilation? What if it’s 100 degrees Fahrenheit outside? How do you know if a balanced system of attic intake vents (in the soffit or low on the roof) combined with exhaust vents (near or at the roof peak) are working properly in the warmer months? What should the attic temperature be?...

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Podcast Podcast: Airing it Out with Air Vent, Episode 15: How Hot Should the Attic be in the Summer?





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