Green Attic Insulation cares about results!

  • We focus on improving air quality while reducing unintentional air leakage.
  • We target energy bill reduction by sealing common leaks, reducing wind effect, stack effect, and providing a protective thermal barrier around the home.
  • We specialize in building science based, whole house approach, performance based results when treating the conditioned space. We use green recycled materials whenever possible.
  • We are your partner and tool to help create a more energy efficient and comfortable home.
  • Insulating your home or commercial building saves energy (which economizes your money), keeps you warmer in the winter while cooler in the summer. Attic insulation is proven to be the most cost-effective way to reduce your home energy costs.

8 Causes and Locations of Moisture to Discover in Basements and Crawlspaces Prior To Installing Basement Insulation

Basement Insulation requires some extra thought due to the basement / crawl space reputation of dampness due to numerous causes. Explore what to solve and learn before proceeding to insulation.

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8 Causes and Locations of Moisture to Discover in Basements and Crawlspaces Prior To Installing Basement Insulation
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Attic Insulation and Ductwork in Unconditioned Attics

if your unconditioned attic contains a furnace for heating or cooling system, it is likely loosing a high percentage of its intended heating or cooling delivery temp before it reaches the conditioned room

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Attic Insulation and Ductwork in Unconditioned Attics
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10 questions to ask your insulation estimator.

Thinking about getting more insulation? Did your roofer or HVAC technician point out inadequate insulation? Did your inspection report recommend insulation. Stop. Read this first. Here are 10 questions to ask your estimator to take control of the process

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10 questions to ask your insulation estimator.
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What is a Home Energy Audit? 3 Ways to Benefit

An energy audit generally consists of air leakage detection and identification, insulation evaluation, house heating system evaluation, water heating evaluation, appliance evaluation, computer and electronics evaluation, doors and windows, evaluation, lighting evaluation, personal habits, blower door test for CFM and ACH, and a summary report. We focus on the customers concern, the reason for the call, so the general items listed on a typical audit may or may not take center stage during the audit. The homeowner relies on us to direct the conversation towards truth, fact based building science, and energy conservation.

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What is a Home Energy Audit? 3 Ways to Benefit
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How To Prevent Ice Dams in 3 Impactful Ways

An Icicle is simply a measuring stick of heat loss from the attic. Ice dams form when snow melts on the top, warmer part of a roof, water flows down to the colder eave overhang, where it refreezes. As the ice accumulates, it forms a blockage that prevents additional snowmelt from flowing off the roof. It can be prevented by adding insulation, proper air sealing and ventilation of the attic.

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8 Ways to Improve Indoor Air Quality

8 Ways to Improve Indoor Air Quality of Your Home While reducing energy costs, improving lifestyle and comfort.  Hint, our most effective recommendations are not on the…

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8 Ways to Improve Indoor Air Quality
Improve Indoor Air Quality of Your Home while reducing draftiness due to exterior air intake