Insulation Installation

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Preparing Your Wall for Insulation

Consider the options for insulating the walls of your home.

Insulate Your Windows with Bubble Wrap

Bubble wrap is a great packing material but, it is also a great insulator. If you have windows that are

How to Remove Window Insulation

Using a window insulation kit is a great way to provide extra insulation without a lot of mess and fuss.

DIY Insulated Windows

DIY insulated windows are much easier than you might imagine. Using solar film applied to the windows

Cutting Pink Foam Insulation Board

Pink foam insulation board is a simple way to add to the R rating of your home. It's easy to use, inexpensive,

How to Use a Wood Router to Cut Foam Board Insulation

Foam insulation board is made out of coagulated foam and carries the appearance of condensed plywood.

How to Cut Blue Foam Insulation Board

Foam insulation board is an excellent insulation material with a high R-value. While it is not perfect

Installing Rigid Foam Insulation Over Wall Studs

The demand for rigid foam insulation has increased exponentially in the last couple of years. This is

3 Easy Ways To Shave Rigid Foam Insulation

You can easily install and remove rigid foam insulation yourself without the help of an expensive professional.

How to Use Spray Foam Insulation in Existing Wall Cavities

One of the most efficient and cost effective methods of insulating cavity walls is spray foam insulation.

Proper Safety Equipment When Using Spray Foam Insulation

Spray foam insulation is a great way to improve the energy efficiency of your home or other building.

How to Install Blown-In Cellulose Insulation

Having your house sufficiently insulated makes a remarkable difference to its energy efficiency and blown-in

How to Insulate a Cathedral Ceiling with Batt Insulation

Installing batt insulation onto a cathedral ceiling will prevent excessive heat loss through the ceiling

How to Retrofit Cathedral Ceiling Insulation

Retrofiting cathedral ceiling insulation can be a troublesome endeavor, but sometimes a necessary task

Installing Blown-In Insulation: 3 Tips

If you are installing insulation into your home, blown in insulation is an excellent option that you

Identifying Asbestos Insulation on Pipes in Old Homes

If you have an old home, then you may find that some of your pipes have asbestos insulation installed.

Installing Rigid Foam Insulation Sheathing

Rigid foam insulation is a much better insulator than Fiberglass but it's also much more costly. There's

Installing Retrofit Wall Insulation

Old homes either don't have insulation or don't have enough of it, this can be a major problem, but it

Determining the Correct Pipe Insulation Thickness

Heating water is very expensive and that's why pipe insulation is vital. Insulating your pipes correctly

Installing Duct Insulation Sleeves

Duct Insulation is very important for anyone trying to insulate their home the best that they possibly

Vaulted Ceiling Insulation Requirements

Vaulted ceiling insulation can take a very long time to do properly, however it's worth taking the time

Cavity Insulation vs Continuous Insulation

When considering the insulation you wish to apply to the walls inside your home you will need to consider

R-Value Codes for Unfaced Batts Insulation

R Value insulation batts can make the unfaced batts insulation much more efficient. The R rating value

Myths about Old House Walls and Insulation

The walls and insulation in older homes are notorious for being drafty and not retaining heat. Read on

Installing Rigid Foam Insulation Under Siding

Rigid foam insulation is one of the most important and efficient forms of insulation. It is designed

Do it Yourself Insulation with Recycled Products

Do it yourself insulation is a great way to insulate your home without needing to spend a fortune hiring

Common Roof Insulation Ventilation Problems

When installing roof insulation, there are some common problems which people experience with venting.

Installing Insulation Panels for Cold Rooms

A home that is cold is most likely one that does not have insulation panels installed. Insulation panels

How to Make a Fireproof Insulation Wrap

Installing a fireproof insulation wrap in the chimney enhances safe removal of combustion products from

Polyurethane Foam Insulation Dangers to Avoid

When installing polyurethane foam insulation there are some common dangers which are best to avoid. By

High R Factor Insulation or Low?

When choosing insulation for your home, it's important to consider the R Factor insulation. The R Factor

7 Alternative Uses for Sprayed Insulation

Sprayed insulation is a kind of retrofit insulation that is cost effective and one of the best types

Steel Building Insulation Mistakes to Avoid

When working with steel buildings there are a number of common steel building insulation mistakes which

Insulate a Finished Wall with Loose Fill Insulation Part 2

This article is the second and final part in a 2-part series on how to install loose fill insulation

How to Insulate Walls with Blanket Insulation Part 1

This is the first part of a two-part series on how to insulate walls with blanket insulation. (To move

Installing Rigid Insulation in the Attic

With the use of rigid insulation homeowners in the northern areas of the country are able to combat heat

Installing Reflective Insulation Behind Radiators

Reflective insulation is a great product that can be used to help save money on heating bills by placing

Needed Insulation Materials for Pipes

It’s a very good idea to have insulation materials on hand to use to insulate the pipes in your

3 Reasons Cellulose Insulation Does not Make Good Soundproofing Material

When you are considering whether to add cellulose insulation to your wall space, as well as the insulation

How to Install Fiberglass Pipe Insulation

Fiberglass pipe insulation, when fitted correctly, can help making a piping system more energy efficient