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Different Types of Insulation and Their Advantages

March 31, 2022

Regardless of the size of your home, you need a properly insulated attic that will help regulate the temperature and keep your energy bill down. When it comes to your attic insulation, you have different choices. What is the best attic insulation for homes? If you are looking to insulate your attic, here are the pros and cons of the different attic insulation:  Fiberglass Batt Attic Insulation It is one of the easiest ways of attic insulation. However, this method also has disadvantages you need to consider. One of the main disadvantages is that this method requires many vapor barriers to protect... View Article

The Ultimate Guide to Rigid Board Insulation

March 17, 2022

Appropriately insulating is among the most vital things that a homeowner can do to enhance the general energy efficiency of his or her home. The United States Department of Energy approximates that homeowners’ energy usage for artificially cooling and heating their homes accounts for around 50% of total energy use. Investing in more efficient heating and cooling technologies is one way to minimize your cooling and heating bills. Nonetheless, insufficient insulation in your roof, foundation, or walls will raise your energy usage, the type of heating and cooling notwithstanding. Most homes across the country use mats or batts of soft... View Article

The Pros and Cons of Denim Insulation

March 1, 2022

There’s more than one way to insulate a home. Insulation is available in several different materials and application types. There’s fiberglass insulation, spray foam insulation and even reflective barrier insulation, but one of the more lesser-known types is denim insulation. Denim insulation or recycled denim insulation is just what it sounds like: home insulation made from recycled denim blue jeans. This might seem odd at first, but consider that denim is a cotton-based material that provides an efficient thermal barrier between what’s inside of it and what’s outside of it. In this article, we’ll examine some of the pros and... View Article

Why You Should Choose Spray Foam Insulation

February 15, 2022

There are many reasons why you’d want your home to have a good seal to protect against the elements. A solid barrier between the interior and exterior of your home can help you save on energy costs. It can also prevent external contaminants from getting into your home. That’s what insulation is for. There are a few different types of insulation. Spray foam insulation has become one of the more popular types. Homeowners can see that there are a bevy of pros to using spray foam insulation. Read on to learn more about the benefits of spray foam insulation. Spray... View Article

What Is Radiant Barrier Insulation Used For?

February 1, 2022

Most people understand insulation in traditional terms. If you ask them about it, they probably picture the big pink rolls available at home improvement stores, or they might also be familiar with either blow-in or spray foam options. Beyond that, they might not know too much about their choices. There are other options that can insulate your home from the outside elements and help you save on your utility bill. Reducing heat with radiant barrier insulation is one such tactic; while traditional insulation absorbs excess heat, a radiant barrier will reflect it away from its surface. Read on for more... View Article

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