About Roof Insulation?

Answer Heating and cooling your home takes a large portion of your energy budget. Roof insulation can help keep your energy costs down. While it's easiest to install insulation in a new home, there are a ... Read More »

Top Q&A For: About Roof Insulation

Advantages of Foam Spray Roof Deck Insulation?

One way for homeowners to reduce their energy bill and energy use is to properly insulate their homes. One type of insulation for this purpose is spray foam insulation. This type of insulation is c... Read More »

What is the life expectancy of the insulation used in flat roof construction of a high rise condo?

You can find your answer in the documentation for the brand of insulation used in your condominium building. The builder should be able to provide this detail. As well, your Reserve Study may indi... Read More »

How do I Install Insulation Baffles Above the Exterior Wall to Protect the Insulation From Air?

Insulation baffles keep attic insulation from contacting the underside of the roof, and provide for a free flow of air from the soffit vents to the ridge vent. This prevents the buildup of condensa... Read More »

Can a metal roof be installed over an existing shingled roof?

It is possible to install a metal roof over existing shingles. The old shingles will help to insulate the roof. This option also eliminates the labor involved in tearing off the old roof to replace... Read More »