How safe are the insulation products used today?

Answer On One Hand: Only the Fumes Are DangerousAccording to Inspectapedia, a building and environmental inspection clearinghouse, the insulating materials being used today are toxic only if burned and th... Read More »

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Which products, used by few today, will be essential in five years?

Online Television. Not many people use it currently, mainly because it is just beginning to develop, but soon TV will be replaced by the internet. People will be able to just watch any show they wa... Read More »

High Temperature Insulation Products?

High temperature insulation products come in a variety of materials and forms depending upon what you need to insulate. Whether the application is wrapping a hot pipe, fire-proofing a wall, ceilin... Read More »

Are modern insulation products as dangerous as asbestos?

On One Hand: Not As Far As We KnowAccording to the Mayo Clinic, asbestos is so dangerous they named a disease after it: asbestosis, a condition similar to black lung. No modern insulating materials... Read More »

Are ceiling fans safe with insulation?

On One Hand: Insulation Isn't FlammableModern insulation is not flammable, and it should be safe near the ceiling fan as long as the fan is wired safely according to the municipal code. Electrical ... Read More »