When to Remove Existing Insulation
Vermiculite ( with Asbestos)
Note : if vermiculite is discovered licensed testing must be done before proceeding with removal. If vermiculite tests positive, licensed remediation must be performed prior to Green Attic Energy Smart Attic Treatment Plan.
Infestation ( Animal Damage )
Common Illinois Critters found in attics. : Least Chipmunk, Plains Pocket Mouse, American Deer Mouse, Northern Grasshopper Mouse, Ground Squirrel, Raccoon
Fire / Water Damage
Fire damaged and water damaged insulation has significant to complete R-Value Reduction. Removal is recommended Prior to Green Attic Energy Smart Attic Treatment Plan.