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Hinged Gable Vents
Attic ventilation serves two primary purposes: removing attic heat during hot weather and removing attic moisture during cold weather.
Attic ventilation is achieved through a proper balance of intake vents (soffit vents) and exhaust vents (gable vents). A balanced configuration of soffit vents and gable vents, sometimes called gable vent covers or attic vent covers, work together as a system to allow air to move freely through the attic. Outside air is drawn into the attic through the intake vents forcing the warm moist air out through the gable vents.
Why does this matter?
Because proper attic ventilation will help protect your home year round and promote a healthy roof.
During the summer months heat build up in the attic can create undesirable conditions. Reducing the excess attic heat will mitigate these circumstances.
Attic Vent Calculation: The Uniform Building Code specifies the net free ventilation area required for attics. Some jurisdictions may have more stringent codes in place. Be sure to check with your local building officials to determine your requirements.
Once the required Net Free Area has been calculated use our NFA Chart (Net Free Area) to determine the correct quantity and size gable vents for your attic.
Our products are manufactured from high quality aluminum sheet.
The raw material (aluminum sheet) is pre-finished with a 100% maintenance free baked enamel at the aluminum manufacturer. The result is a very durable material which Never needs repainting. We also offer a mill finish (unpainted).
Additional benefits to installing metal gable vents:
All of our products have insect screens on the back.
We offer over 25,000 different combinations of aluminum gable vents (shape, size, color and mounting flange options) that can be ordered directly from our website. Simply visit our products page, make your selections and your gable vent order will usually be manufactured and on it's way within 4 business days.
That's not all!
In addition to our stock gable vents we have solutions for special/unique or unusual applications. For large orders or small orders, we are problem solvers and can get you any attic vent needed. If you need a size you do not see feel free to call us at your conveniance.
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6/05/19 - Hexagon vent shipped out. A very unique look!
5/29/19 - "Order arrived the gable vents worked great thanks"
Mark - Ramsey, MN
1/15/19 - Hinged rectangle gable vents ready to package and ship.
9/11/18 - Hinged rectangle gable vent with double doors.
6/22/18 - American Flag Gable Vent Can also be made non-functional for use as a purely decorative piece. Just in time for July 4th!
6/15/18 - "Thank you for super service. We received the gables today and they look beautiful. Thank you."
Lisa - Santa Monica, CA
6/14/18 - Galvalume Triangle Gable Vent!
5/10/18 - NEW American Flag rectangle gable vent available NOW in 2 sizes!
38" w x 27" h and 32" w x 23" h
Great for pole barns!
5/09/18 - Large triangle gable vent in Dark Bronze. Very popular color right now!
5/01/18 - Trending. Mastic: Dark Bronze. This color is red hot right now!
4/27/18 - Customer's picture of some privacy louvers we supplied.
"Finished up today. Louvers are perfect!"
4/25/18 - Custom round top gable vents shipped out today.
Color = Mastic: Dark Bronze
4/11/18 - First order in new color Royal: Ironstone shipped out. A great, deep, rich color!
4/03/18 - Horizontal octagon gable vent. Turned out really nice!
Color - Mastic: Musket Brown
3/19/18 - Gable vents with vertical louvers are challenging and fun to build. The challenge is keeping rainwater from penetrating the vertical louvers. The fun part is creating unique designs. Here is a attic vent we just shipped out for use in an interior application.
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