Many assume that the roof is only there to keep the home dry. But a well-ventilated roof can boost your home's energy efficiency, improve interior comfort, and extend the lifespan of shingles. That is why Klaus Roofing Systems by J Smegal repairs ridge vents.
Contact us to schedule a free service estimate to learn more. We provide roof repairs, and roof replacement services to Massachusetts homeowners in Lenox, Pittsfield, Stockbridge, and nearby.
A properly ventilated roof allows hot attic air to escape, which reduces the demand of your air conditioning system. In the winter, ventilation works with insulation to keep the roof surface cold - this ensures that snow won't melt on the roof, freeze, and form ice dams on along the eaves.
Ridge vents are usually covered by a layer of shingles when installed on an asphalt roof. Warm attic air naturally rises to the roof peak and escapes through the ridge vents.
There are different types of roof vents and strategies for achieving reliable roof ventilation, including:
If you're not sure whether your roof is damaged, contact Klaus Roofing Systems by J Smegal for a free roof inspection. Once we've identified damage or other issues, we can recommend the perfect solution.
We provide professional roof repairs and roof replacements to Massachusetts homeowners in Springfield, Westfield, Great Barrington, Longmeadow, Williamstown, North Adams, West Stockbridge, and nearby. Schedule a free estimate to see how we can improve your roof!
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