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What Is Air Sealing an Attic?

An efficient home can save you from high utility bills and create a more comfortable environment. In addition to using insulation, attic air sealing is a process to seal every possible opening or gap in your home’s attic. Opting for attic sealing services may provide your home with numerous benefits. However, to get the best […]

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What Is an Attic Insulation Calculator?

An energy-efficient home doesn’t just reduce your energy bills: It can increase your comfort levels during the summer and winter months. One of the best ways to make your home energy-efficient is to install attic insulation or beef up your existing insulation. The cost of attic insulation will vary from one property to the other. […]

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Difference Between Cellulose and Asbestos Insulation

If your home’s construction occurred within or after the late 1970s, the material you see seeping out from your attic walls is most likely non-toxic. After Congress passed the 1976 Toxic Substances Control Act, the EPA swapped out asbestos and other harmful building products for materials like cellulose that don’t jeopardize human health or the […]

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Problems With Spray Foam Insulation in Attics

Every home requires insulation to ensure an energy-efficient home. Without proper insulation, you can put your home at risk for drafts, mold growth, and higher energy bills. Certain areas in your home, like attics and crawl spaces, require extra insulation attention. For open areas like crawl spaces and attics, spray foam insulation works great for […]

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How to Install Radiant Barrier Plywood?

Insulation is vital to your home’s comfort and energy efficiency. Proper insulation allows your home to maintain an ideal temperature and helps you spend less money to keep your home comfortable. If you live in a hot climate, you likely want your insulation to prevent hot air from flowing into your home, retain cool air, […]

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How to Insulate Attic Pipes

Cold weather can take a toll on your residential pipes. The chilly temperatures can freeze the pipes and cause them to burst, damaging your home’s structure and the piping system. However, insulation piping can protect your home’s pipes and prevent them from freezing, bursting, and more. That’s why Attic Projects put together a guide to […]

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How to Install Insulation Batts?

When you’re a homeowner, keeping the house insulated is crucial. Your home’s insulation keeps you and your loved ones comfortable during the harsh winters and blistering summers while maintaining the house’s energy efficiency. Without proper insulation, your HVAC system has to work much harder to cool your home in hot weather and maintain heat when […]

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How to Get Fiberglass Insulation Out of Your Skin

Fiberglass is a thin, synthetic material made of glass fibers and is common in insulation and many household appliances. Upon exposure to fiberglass insulation, these fibers can cut the skin and cause irritation and other issues. It’s essential to know how to get fiberglass insulation out of your skin to prevent long-term risks. Understanding the […]

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How to Keep a Poorly Insulated House Warm

A poorly insulated house will feel comfortable in warmer weather, but when winter temperatures arrive, it’s easy to notice your house doesn’t have adequate insulation. Poorly insulated homes can wreak havoc on your utility bills and HVAC system. You should know how to keep a poorly insulated house warm to stay healthy and comfortable during […]

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How Long Does Insulation Last

Does insulation go bad? How long does insulation last? What should I do if my insulation needs repair or replacement? The answers to these questions depend on many factors only an experienced professional can evaluate. Considering insulation’s complicated nature, may we humbly recommend that you leave replacing insulation to Attic Projects. By opting to go […]

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