Categories for Insulation Installation

You Cannot DIY Insulation

September 4, 2020

All of us at Ace Insulation Inc. like to fancy ourselves DIY-ers around our own homes—hanging medicine cabinets, fixing squeaky doors and even installing ceiling fans are all within our skillsets. We encourage this can-do spirit among our customers, too, but we also want to make it clear that there are some jobs that you just shouldn’t tackle on your own. Doing DIY home insulation in Northern California is at the top of that list for a number of reasons. While you might be imagining that it’s just a matter of rolling out those nice pink batts and considering it... View Article

Signs You Need to Replace Your Insulation

May 4, 2020

Insulation is designed to last a long time, but all insulation must be replaced eventually. Regardless of what kind of insulation you have or how old it is, it’s important to be on the lookout for signs you need to replace your insulation in Northern California. Old, outdated insulation leads to energy waste and reduces comfort in your home—not to mention the fact that it can take a toll on your home’s value. With that in mind, make sure you’re aware of some of the most common indicators that you need insulation replacement. Investing in insulation can be expensive, so... View Article

Three Reasons to Invest in Springtime Home Insulation

February 27, 2020

Spring is regarded as a season of new beginnings, and it’s the perfect time to invest in some new changes to your home. Remodeling and renovation projects can improve your home’s value, curb appeal, comfort and efficiency. One of the most beneficial springtime projects is insulation installation in Northern California. There are lots of reasons why it’s worth it to invest in insulation installation for your home this spring. Read on to learn more! Why invest in insulation? There are lots of reasons why homeowners should consider investing in new insulation. For starters, insulation is essential when it comes to... View Article

With Wildfires Becoming More Common, Reconsider Your Home’s Insulation

January 25, 2020

Northern California has suffered a spate of severe wildfires over the last few years, destroying millions of acres and tens of thousands of residences. Experts say that grass fire season could start even earlier than usual this year thanks to offshore wind and weather patterns, meaning that if you live in a fire-prone area, it might be time to reconsider what kind of insulation you use in your home. Fire-resistant insulation At Ace Insulation Inc., we use Roxul batt insulation to help safeguard homes against fires. This type of insulation is also called mineral wool, rock wool or slag wool... View Article

Helpful Ideas to Draft-Proof Residential Doors and Windows

January 4, 2020

Homeowners choose to install insulation in their Northern California homes for one main reason: to protect their living spaces from outside air. You might be thinking to yourself that your walls and attic are already insulated, so you don’t need to install insulation. However, this may not be the case. Keep in mind that many older homes can actually benefit from new or additional insulation material, while the owners of newly-built homes need to carefully consider their options during the design phase. However, poor insulation is not the only cause of cold drafts in the winter. Drafts can be found... View Article

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