Categories for Insulation Installation

The Basics of Firestopping Insulation

July 26, 2019

Whether you’re in the insulation business or a building owner getting ready for renovations, you may have heard of firestopping insulation. But what is it, and what do you need to know about it? Read on for some details regarding the use of firestopping insulation. When you’re ready to invest in insulation installation in Northern California, this may prove to be a good option! What is firestopping insulation? Firestopping insulation is designed to stop fire from spreading. Even in the most extreme temperatures, this material can resist heat and melting. A unique characteristic of this particular firestopping insulation is that... View Article

The Differences Between Spray Foam Insulation and Traditional Insulation Installation in Northern California

June 11, 2019

You probably know you have several building insulation material options to choose from. But which one is best for your home or commercial building? After all, there are many significant benefits to some of the available options, while others can leave you wishing for more. Here’s a look at some of the key differences between spray foam insulation and other forms of traditional insulation installation in Northern California. The main difference Spray foam insulation differs from more traditional types, like fiberglass and cellulose, in that it’s an air barrier and thermal barrier all rolled into one. Traditional forms of insulation... View Article

DIY Tips for Insulating Your Home

May 6, 2019

If you have a home that isn’t well insulated, you can expect to have to pay more money on your monthly energy bills. This happens not only because a poorly insulated home forces the furnace and air conditioning to run more frequently, but also because it could necessitate the use of additional space heaters or window air conditioners if the interior temperature isn’t regulated well enough. Upgrading your insulation is a project that provides a great return on investment. While it’s always best to consult and work with a professional to install insulation in northern California, there are some DIY... View Article

How Much Money Can I Save by Insulating My Home?

February 7, 2019

If you own your own home, costs for electricity, natural gas, water and sewer add, on average, 25 percent to your monthly housing expenses. If you want to try and keep your energy bills down, you may want to consider investing in home insulation installation in Petaluma, CA. Reinsulating or adding insulation to your home can amount to significant monthly savings. How much can you save? Let’s take a look. What type of insulated home do you have? Before we talk about how much you can save by insulating your home, we need to first determine what type of insulated... View Article

Spray Foam vs. Fiberglass Insulation: A Homeowner’s Guide

December 6, 2018

No matter where you live, every homeowner knows that insulation is an essential element of every home. Insulation helps improve the integrity of your walls, keeps moisture out, reduces noise and keeps warm air in during the winter and cold air in during the summer. What most homeowners are less certain of is what type of insulation they should get. Spray foam and fiberglass are two of the most common forms of insulation, and they both have certain pros and cons. At Ace Insulation Inc., your local source for insulation installation in Petaluma, CA, we’ve often discussed with our customers... View Article

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