Roof Ventilation Products

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Why is Attic Ventilation Important?

The constant, year-round movement of air across the attic is a process that can improve home comfort, reduce damage to the roof structure and help keep a roofing warranty valid. Every time stale, overheated air is vented out of the home, and fresh air is pulled in to replace it, you have an “air exchange.”

The process of air exchange is more than a breeze moving through the home. It’s a process that provides a steady, high volume of air movement. It’s a system of components, all sized and positioned to create a balanced flow of intake and exhaust air moving though the attic.

Attic Exhaust Vents 

Ridge Vents 

 

Tamko CoolRidge®

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    LIMITED WARRANTY
    • 18 square inches of net free area (NFA) per linear foot—excellent ventilation
    • Injection-molded polypropylene product
    • External and internal baffles help prevent rain and snow infiltration
    • Internal supports in nail line provide compression resistance without blocking nails
    • Nails included to add installation convenience
  • Embossed nail line helps assure proper nail placement
  • Male/female connection between pieces helps protect seams from leaks
  • Integrated end plugs every foot reduces scrap
  • Easily installed—requires no special tools
  • Up to a 40-year Limited Warranty depending on the warranty term of the new shingles installed

DATA SHEET 

Tamko Xtractor Vent® XLP Turbo

  • 04XtractorexternalUP TO A 40-YEAR
    LIMITED WARRANTY
  • Rolled ridge vent for faster, more flexible installation
  • 12 square inches (77.4192 square centimeters) of net free area per linear foot
  • Comes with up to a 40-year Limited Warranty from TAMKO® depending on the warranty term of the new shingles installed
  • Internal supports in nail line area provide compression resistance for nailing
  • Nail gun-able installation with embossed nail line and 1/2″ nail zone area with clear space underneath help facilitate proper nailing (1-3/4″ coil nails included)
  • Exterior baffles and internal sine wave “S”-shaped baffles help keep rain and snow out
  • Male/female connection between pieces helps protect seams from leaks
  • Vent holes are only 1/8″ wide to help prevent insect infiltration
  • Drain holes every 1/2″ in exterior baffle to help prevent water buildup
  • Xtractor Vent® XLP Turbo is preformed for application to roof decks with 3/12″ to 16/12″ roof pitch

Data Sheet 

Tamko QuickVent™

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    LIMITED WARRANTY
  • Comes with up to a 40-year Limited Warranty from TAMKO®
  • Installs with pneumatic roofing nail gun for quick and easy installation
  • See-through material for easier centering over the ridge
  • Innovative design provides effective shingle-over ventilation
  • Classic style ridge vent made from nylon matrix technology
  • 1-3/4″ coil nails provided for ease of installation
  • Lightweight, easy-to-cut material eases installation and helps reduce labor
  • Compression-resistant design creates a stiffer nailing area
  • Requires no baffles, metal connectors, end caps or special filters,
    simplifying the installation process
  • Unique geotextile design to prevent rain, snow and insect infiltration
  • Flexible to conform to roof pitches between 3/12 to 18/12
  • 13.5 square inches net free area (NFA) per linear foot

Data Sheet

Lomanco® Lo-OmniRoll® Model LOR-30

  • lomancoCompact 30 foot roll is easy to handle.
  • Pneumatic nail gun or hammer installed.
  • Exterior convolute baffles—incurved design allows flexibility to roll up and out while maintaining its shape.
  • Two coils of 1-3/4″ nails provided.
  • Can be cut at one foot intervals—multiple cut lines eliminates unnecessary scrap.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Data Sheet

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Lomanco® Aluminum Ridge Vent Model LPR

  • 42898111_1102213l_nsdWe stock in Black, Brown, Mill Finish
  • Each piece is 10′ long.
  • We sell the rubber end plugs as well.

 

  • Low profile blends with roof construction.
  • Large 2-inch-wide nailing flange.
  • Easy installation—male/female connections—no straps necessary.
  • Optional straps available in all colors.
  • Aerodynamic design revolutionary three-baffle system for complete weather protection.

 

 

 

 

Power Vents 

 

Lomanco® Lomancool™ 2000

  • mAdkbU9t_ZUvRY6jWE0oOLgDeep drawn flange and unique rain shield keep water out.
  • Factory-set adjustable thermostat (switches on at 100 degrees and off at 85 degrees).
  • Adjustable humidistat settings are: minimum 80%, normal 42%, and maximum 20%.
  • 8×8 aluminum screen attached for insect protection.
  • 2000TH model equipped with thermostat/humidistat combo switch.
  • 5 year limited warranty.

 

Available Colors: Black, Brown

 

Static Vents 

These covered openings allow air to escape the attic. Several of these vents are usually required to properly ventilate the attic. They should be placed evenly across the roof.

We stock Black, Brown 750 vents.

Lomanco® 700 Series Slant Back

  • roof-vent-mainDesigned to prevent roof discoloration.
  • Three sides louvered for greater air flow.
  • Embossed aluminum finishes for added strength, extended paint life, and blending appearance with shingles

Lomanco® Whirlybird® Turbine

  • turbine-roof-01Forever Guarantee—residential use only.
  • Permanently lubricated upper and lower ball bearings that ensure long life and no maintenance.
  • All-aluminum rust-free construction.
  • Rigid spider-type structure.
  • Riveted at every connection.
  • 21 air-foil curved vanes with rolled vane edges to deflect water.
  • Exclusive vari-pitch base adjusts to 12/12 roof pitch.
  • Large flashing for easy installation.
  • Tested to withstand winds of 110 m.p.h.
  • Easy installation.
  • Reduces energy bills.
  • Reduces winter ice build up.
  • Big Whirly—14” moves up to 37% more air than the 12”.

 

Bath or Dryer Vent

It’s important to properly ventilate warm, moist air from bathrooms and dryers to the outdoors. Here’s a versatile Bath or Dryer Vent that attaches easily to the fan’s ductwork.

 

  • Installs easily as a roof cap or as a side vent
  • Durable plastic material with a 4-inch diameter stem
  • 3-7/8″ stem length for easy positive connection
  • Available in Black
  • Integrated stem eliminates metal adapters
  • Dampered vent features one-way vent system
  • Screen protects against debris and is removable for dryer vent application

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