LIVERMORE — Host, Sarah Rutan: To get the most life out of your new roof, you’ll need to address attic ventilation. To learn more, we’re in Livermore with Jairo Reyes of PRI-Premiere Roofing, speaking on behalf of Diamond Certified Expert Contributor Agapito Chavez-Reyes.
Jairo Reyes: One key thing I like to bring up to homeowners is the importance of attic ventilation. The U.S. Housing Authority recommends one square foot of attic ventilation for every 300 square feet of attic floor spacing. So, why is it important? Well, the heat in your home naturally rises up to the attic. And if you don’t have the right ventilation, that’s going to end up cooking your shingles from the bottom part of your roof. Read more