Kits for Off Ridge Vents
prevent water from being driven into the attic through the Off Ridge
Vents while still allowing heat
removal. Made of tough weather resistant materials the WIP
Kits are easy and quick to install and
never have to be removed.*
Why do I have
Off Ridge Vents?
An Off Ridge Vent is installed for the
purpose of ventilating the underside of roof deck. If the extreme heat
of Southwest Florida is not allowed to escape from your attic, the heat
will build up and bake the shingles from underneath allowing the
shingle's asphalt base to crack.
However in hurricanes
and wind events
off ridge vents allow water into the attic.
Here is what happens: