Attic Insulation Regulations?

Answer Adding attic insulation to a home can help reduce heating bills. A variety of factors influence how much insulation is necessary to meet the desired R-value for a given location. The homeowner and ... Read More »

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How to Add Blown Insulation to the Attic?

Insulating your attic is one way to help lower your energy bills. Some homeowners prefer to hire a contractor to perform insulation tasks, but you can do the job yourself by renting a blowing machi... Read More »

Can I put batt insulation in my attic?

The United States Department of Energy states that batt insulation is acceptable for attic use. However, they caution that batt insulation typically costs more and is not as effective as loose-fill... Read More »

How do I Use Batt Insulation in an Unvented Attic?

When insulating an unvented attic, you must insulate along the underside of the house's roof, not on the top of the ceiling, also known as the attic floor. When measuring and stapling, start at the... Read More »

How do I remove insulation from an attic?

Wear appropriate protection, such as dust mask, gloves, eye goggles and a long sleeve shirt. The particles from the insulation can be irritate the skin, eyes and lungs.Gently remove batt insulation... Read More »