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Reasons Why Roof Vents Are Important

Your home’s indoor air quality must be appropriate for a healthy and happy living environment. To maintain the best indoor air quality, an effective and reliable roof ventilation system must be installed. Roof vents are essential for encouraging ventilation within your home. Here’s why you need effective roof vents in your home.

Reduces Energy Costs

The steady airflow prevents hot air from building up in your attic. Because of the comfortable temperature and good indoor air quality given by your efficient roof vents, you may be able to reduce your energy expenses. Your HVAC system will not be overworked as long as the right temperature is maintained in your home. This keeps you from overusing energy and decreases your monthly utility bills.

Reduces Moisture

The continual breeze supplied by the roof vents, as previously stated, wipes out humidity. This makes it harder for moisture to remain inside your home. The roof vents will also eliminate moisture from cooking and showering. In the event of a moisture buildup, contact your trusted shingle roofer as soon as possible. Moisture in your home may wreak havoc on your walls and wooden furniture.

Keeps Your Roof Safe

When it’s hot and humid outside, roof vents help to keep the temperature inside your home cool. Roof vents that are well-maintained make it easier to maintain a steady airflow, which leads to the reduction of heat and the removal of humidity. During the summer, if your roof vents are difficult to open, hot air from outside can easily become trapped within your home, producing even more heat. In the absence of airflow through your roof vents, the heat may also damage your shingles, causing them to dry and break.

Punum Roofing of Houston, Inc. offers roof inspections, replacement and repairs. For free roof estimates call (713) 466-4447, or fill out our contact form to schedule an appointment.