Closed Cell Spray Foam Insulation

2018-01-19T20:52:32+00:00By |Categories: Insulation, Uncategorized|

Closed-cell spray foam insulation is renowned for being a superior material for both residential and commercial projects. Its unique application allows it to improve energy-efficiency while also enclosing conditioned air inside the structure, thus, reducing the amount of money spent on wasted energy. It’s also virtually impervious to moisture, preventing the loss of R-value, as [...]

Get Your Home Ready for Spring: Make Your Home Energy Efficient

2017-05-19T17:32:08+00:00By |Categories: Attic Insulation, Energy Efficiency, Insulation|

"Spring has sprung"...as they say. For many, this means great weather and finally being able to be outdoors more. For others, spring is the time of year for cleaning and home improvements, especially because the heat of summer is right around the corner. The more you get done when temperatures are mild, the less you'll have to [...]

Home Insulation FAQ’s

2017-05-19T17:33:03+00:00By |Categories: Insulation|

Q: What type of insulation do I need?A: The type of insulation you need actually depends on where it needs to be installed, what R-values are required, and your budget. The U.S. Department of Energy recommends different R-values for different zones.Q: What is loose-fill fiberglass?A: Loose-fill fiberglass insulation is usually blown into unfinished attics, nonconforming spaces and [...]

Ice Dam Repairs

2017-05-19T17:38:03+00:00By |Categories: Ice Dam, Insulation|

ICE DAMS: Call Rhode Island Retrofit An Ice Dam is a hump of ice that forms at the edge of a roof under certain wintertime conditions. An ice dam can damage both your roof and the inside of your home. It will put gutters and downspouts at risk too. Ice Dams are a common sight in Rhode [...]

Why Is Attic Insulation So Important?

2017-05-19T17:45:02+00:00By |Categories: Attic Insulation, Insulation|

Homeowners should already be well aware of the fact that heat within a home flows from the warmer areas to the cooler ones. If an attic is not properly insulated, this means warm air is able to seep in from the outdoors and disrupt your cool interior on hot summer days. It also means that [...]

Adding Attic Insulation Will Make Your Home More Comfortable

2017-05-19T17:46:53+00:00By |Categories: Insulation|

Did you notice you had a draft home with the recent weather? Did you know with a draft home you are costing yourself hundreds of dollars a year? By installing attic insulation, you give yourself the largest opportunities to save energy in your home, as well as maintain a comfortable temperature throughout the home. Whether [...]

What Is R Value?

2017-02-23T03:37:09+00:00By |Categories: Insulation|

R-value is a measure of thermal resistance, or the ability to prevent the transfer of heat. The larger the number, the harder that insulation is working at preventing heat conduction. The less heat loss, the lower your energy bills. Heat moves in three ways: conduction, convection or radiation. R-value addresses conduction: the transfer of heat through [...]