Can I Cut a Gable Truss to Install a Fan?

Answer A truss can be cut to make modifications or renovations; however, anytime you modify a truss you change the original engineered intent of the structure. Any structural changes that are made need to... Read More »

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How to Install an Electric Gable Vent?

Gable vents provide circulation in the attic to keep a home cooler and to prevent moisture from building up in the attic from humid conditions. Traditional passive air gable vents are not always ef... Read More »

How to Install Gable Vents in Attic?

Proper ventilation is essential for the health of your house. Unventilated attics can put extra burden on air conditioning units and allow damaging moisture to build up leading to problems such as ... Read More »

How to Install a Roof Truss on a Shed?

There are basically three ways to get roof trusses for a shed. You can buy a kit, which comes with trusses, either assembled or cut with all the elements ready to be put together. You can buy prefa... Read More »

Should a gable fan blow in or out?

A gable fan should be installed so that it can blow hot air out and draw cool air in. These fans are similar to attic fans, which operate in the same way. Installation is simple enough to be done b... Read More »