Our Home Energy knows that the primary part of a home that lets in outside air is your attic, which is why you need appropriate attic insulation. If you live in areas like Chicago, Naperville, or Palatine, Illinois, then you know better than most of how easy it is lose hot air in the winter and cold air in the summer. Our certified experts know every air pocket an attic can hold and work hard to eliminate the problem first hand. With our variety of insulation materials, rest assure that your home is in good hands.
Attics can also be the prime location where bugs and animals can infest without you noticing. The easiest way to protect against both of these problems is to have the appropriate sealing carried out with attic insulating materials and the proper expertise of Our Home Energy. If you need to save money, or even increase the living quarters for your family, contact us now. We make sure all aspects are account for, givin you the best alternatives for your home and your budget. We offer attic insulation installation services in the following locations: Chicago, Elmhurst, Arlington Heights, Palatine, Cicero, Wheaton, Schaumburg, Joliet, St. Charles, Berwyn, Oak Lawn, and in other nearby communities.
Foam insulation is an innovative kind of insulation that a lot of builders and homeowners alike are starting to make use of in replace of more standard kinds of insulation, such as fiberglass. Rather than stapling pieces of fiberglass-based traditional insulation, foam insulation is sprayed over the whole area for total coverage. This kind of home insulation is also useful when it comes to small areas which are difficult to get to.
Spray foam insulation will also help you with saving energy. It totally seals out air from the area after getting sprayed in, guaranteed. The spray foam adjusts to wherever it touches and will never slip out of place or need replacement. It is an extremely efficient way to seal a house.
Cellulose insulation is considered one of the most eco-friendly insulating materials on the market today. The installation of this insulation doesn't take very long and is not very complicated. However, a professional from Our Home Energy will need to take care of the work in your attic since special equipment is needed.
As a homeowner, you may be wondering what benefits this kind of insulation could provide for your home. Cellulose features exceptional thermal performance. When compared to other types of insulation, cellulose can reduce energy use by 20-30%. It's also a great sound barrier since it fully fills wall cavities. It's also a very dense insulating material.
Fiberglass insulation is a man-made fiber which can be manufactured using a wide assortment of materials, including sand and recycled glass. It's often pink, yellow, or white in appearance. As far as popularity goes, it's used in nearly 90% of homes across the country.
Our installers will be sure that your fiberglass attic insulation is put in properly using the appropriate tools and gear. Typical installations include either loose-fill or blown-in fiberglass applications.
Another advantage of this kind of home insulation is that it is less dangerous for the environment. There are some other kinds of insulation which can be hazardous for both an individual's health and the environment. With the eco-friendly movement in full effect and with energy costs soaring, you should consider replacing what you have already got with foam insulation. This insulating material will also make the temperatures and air much more manageable in your house.
Attic Insulation Installation
The attic insulation installation process itself is not very time-consuming at all. A hose attached to a device full of the spray foam insulation is brought up into the attic and is easily sprayed on all of the wall surfaces. There's little or no mess to take care of after the process is over, and there is no contact made with the insulating material itself.
Feel free to get in touch with Our Home Energy to learn more about our attic insulation installation services.