I live in New England. My wife & I purchased a house a year ago. They had “gutted” the house & installed all brand new electrical, plumbing, etc. Its a 2 floor Cape with kids bedrooms on the 2nd floor. I recently went into one of the crawl spaces to find an issue with the forced hot air system that we were having this past winter. I noticed the insulation is most likely original to the 1950’s when the house was originally built. I also noticed there are no soffits vents or soffits to vent for that matter. There are no roof vents of any kind. 2 crawl spaces on the front & back of the house and a small non accessible space above the bedroom ceilings. On the outside if the house I see vinyl lovers vents up at the peak on each side of the house.
Do I need to vent my roof? If so where do I start?
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