Categories for Attic Insulation

When Should You Replace Your Attic Insulation in Petaluma, CA?

January 11, 2019

You probably have your calendar marked to visit the dentist twice each year. When your car’s tires show signs of wear, you know it’s time to visit the mechanic for a new set. But what about your attic insulation in Petaluma, CA? How do you know when it’s time to replace that? How often should this task be completed? The trick is to know what signs to look for that indicate it’s time for new attic insulation in Petaluma, CA. What are these signs? Watch for the following red flags that your insulation has reached the end of its life.... View Article

What Are the Best Wall Insulation Types for Different Projects?

November 5, 2018

It doesn’t matter if you’re building a new home, updating an existing one or remodeling a space—everyone needs insulation. Wall insulation acts as a protective barrier to heat loss and gain. It’s a practical and effective way to make the house more energy efficient by keeping the space cool in the summer and warm in the winter. Each project will require a different type of insulation. Existing walls will need to be insulated differently than newly constructed ones. The insulation type will also vary for home remodeling projects. The key is to find the right insulation type best suited for... View Article

When to Replace Your Attic Insulation in Petaluma, CA

June 6, 2018

A well-insulated attic has a big effect on the rest of your home. You don’t want air to be able to escape or enter through your attic—otherwise you’ll have a harder time keeping your home warm during winter and cool during summer. Perhaps your attic is already insulated, but you’re still having issues with air retention in your home. When was the last time you actually checked the condition of the insulation in your attic? Here are some signs that it could be time to replace your attic insulation in Petaluma, CA. The air quality in your home has decreased... View Article

Signs Your Home Needs More Insulation

April 24, 2018

All homes should be insulated, but that doesn’t mean that your whole home is insulated to the extent it ought to be. Time and time again we find homes that are under-insulated and could use some more insulation to be more energy efficient and comfortable throughout the year. Thankfully, as long as you know what to look for, it’s not hard to tell if your home needs more insulation. Continue reading to find out if you need to schedule attic insulation installation in Petaluma, CA: Fluctuating temperatures: The fastest way to tell that your home is under-insulated is if your... View Article

The Most Energy- and Cost-Effective Options for Attic Insulation in Older Homes

September 7, 2017

If your attic is uninsulated, you’re simply letting heat and cool air pour out of your house. Attic insulation installation in Petaluma, CA can be a great way to make your home more energy efficient, and once you do it, you’ll notice the results on your energy bill right away. Perhaps you’re asking, though, “What is the most cost- and energy-effective way to insulate an old attic?” Here are some of the best options. Loose-fill spray insulation This is a great option for old attics, which often have irregular joist spacing (as batts are cut to fit regularly spaced joists).... View Article

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