Categories for Insulation Installation

Why Insulation Is Important

March 6, 2023

How Insulation Works  Insulation slows down the flow of heat by blocking it from entering or escaping your home. This keeps your home more comfortable in both winter and summer and lowers your energy bills. Insulating your home also helps you stay healthier and prevents the buildup of mold indoors. Similarly, insulation also helps to keep outdoor contaminants out of your home, such as pollen and dust.  Energy Savings  Insulation keeps your home warmer during the winter and cooler during the summer, which can save you money on utility bills. It also decreases the number of times your heating system has... View Article

The Benefits of Insulating Your garage

January 23, 2023

The garage is no longer that extra structure that keeps our vehicle protected from the elements or an extra storage area for old clothes and seasonal decorations. Today, the garage is becoming a more versatile and optional living space. Those changes have also been the primary reasons why you should insulate your garage and questions regarding the right types of insulation for your garage (aka man cave, lady shack, workshop, etc.). It doesn’t matter if you spend time working on your vehicle in the garage, hold meetings or game nights, or use your garage as a workshop or crafting area. If you... View Article

Can Insulation Be Used for Soundproofing?

May 9, 2022

Can Insulation Be Used for Soundproofing? Are you wondering, can insulation help with sound dampening? The short answer is yes. The long answer? We’re going to get into that, but suffice to say, not all insulation is created equal, especially when it comes to sound reduction. Some types of insulation will perform much better than others. So let’s discuss the types of insulation that can help with soundproofing. When you think of insulation, you probably think about heating and cooling control. Insulation is great for keeping heat inside in the winter, and cold air too come summer. A well-insulated home... View Article

Insulation and Firestopping

November 24, 2020

Fire safety is one of the most important things for homeowners in Northern California to keep in mind, especially considering the severity of fire seasons in recent years. However, many homeowners aren’t sure what they can do to improve fire safety on their property. Thankfully, there are some simple steps for homeowners to take that can dramatically boost their fire safety over time. Keep reading to learn about keeping homes safer with insulation in Northern California. What does insulation have to do with fire? A lot of people don’t see the connection between insulation and fireproofing, but the reality is... View Article

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

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