Get Insulated

Last Updated: 8/22/2016


Attic insulation is one of the best ways to improve the comfort and energy efficiency of your home. If you have drafty rooms, hot or cold ceilings, uneven temperatures in your home or high heating and cooling bills, you may need more insulation.

Have a professional check your attic. If you see the joists, chances are you could use more insulation. In our region of the nation, you should have insulation measured at a rating of at least R-38.

Some attics have vermiculite insulation, which may contain asbestos - consult a professional before disturbing this type of insulation. As with any home upgrade project, check to see what rebates are available before you begin at