Are you tired of increasing energy bills? Are you looking for ways to make your home more energy-efficient? You do not have to break the bank to achieve this. One way to achieve proper energy efficiency in your home is by insulating your home correctly. It pays in the long run and is suitable for the environment.
Why Is Insulation Important?
Insulating your house helps keep the temperature stable. You will keep the heat in during winter and the cool air conditioning during summer when you have a properly insulated home. It reduces the strain on HVAC systems, ultimately reducing the energy you use to heat or cool your home.
What Type of Insulation Do I Need?
Different insulation materials include fiberglass, spray foam, blown-in, rigid foam, and reflective insulations. The most common type of insulation is fiberglass, but it's important to research to determine the best options for your home, depending on the climate you live in and your budget. Insulation must be in your home's attic, walls, floors, and basement. Insulation keeps you comfortable year-round. Double-glazed windows and doors can also keep your home energy efficient.
DIY vs. Hire a Professional?
Insulation is a task you can handle on your own if you are a handy person, but if not, it's best to hire a professional. Proper installation reduces the likelihood of fires, moisture problems, and health risks. Professional installers have the right equipment, experience, and training to deal with specific installation challenges. The insulation cost depends on your home's size, the type of insulation, and how much you require. Insulation pays for itself over the long term, potentially making energy savings as high as 50%.
Our experienced technicians at Air Treatment Company are ready to assist you with all your HVAC needs. Contact us today at (703) 270-0881 to schedule your appointment!