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Metal Gutter Guards and Ice Buildup

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The Science of Attic Ventilation in Residential Homes

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Why Rain Screen Siding is a Good, Green Idea

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How Soffits Protect the Soft Undersides of Roof Edges

Roofs are sealed systems, but with provision for some air to circulate to prevent the attic getting muggy. Their weakest point is where they overhang ...