Articles


More to come soon:

  • Why continuous soffit vents are one of the best ways to vent your attic space when used with a gable or dormer vent.

  • Why defensible space may not really be enough.

  • Ember attack: a storm of (miniature) flaming arrows.

  • Vents that protect your house from embers.

  • The Iroquois Theater Fire of 1903 killed more than any other single building fire in U.S. history, and was totally preventable.

  • The fire-proof vent that doesn’t work. This competitor’s vent just doesn’t do what it says! We name names.

  • Avoiding mold and fungus from getting in and killing a good building.

  • Keeping ice dams from forming on your roof during your winter (and ruining everything).

  • You’ve installed a solar system on your roof. Here’s what you may want to do next to save money on energy.

  • There’s a way to upgrade your building’s ventilation to become fire resistant without replacing any vents.

  • Let’s say you want to go all-out. Money is no object. Aside from upgrading my vents, here’s what you can do to make your place fire-proof.

  • What kind of vents do you have in your building? A flow chart.