Insulation is given an R-value which represents the thermal resistance to conductive heat flow. If your home’s current insulation has a low R-value, then you are likely losing money each time you pay your energy bill. Improved insulation in your home is the best way to help save on energy costs.
The table below provides a look at the typical rating for specific types of insulation.
|Features||Open-Cell Spray Foam||Open-Cell Spray Foam||Fiberglass Batts||Cellulose||Blow-In Fiberglass|
|R-Value per inch||3.7||7.0||3.5||4.0||3.2|
|No Ozone-Depleting Chemicals|
|No Harmful Emissions|
|Allows Downsizing of HVAC|
|No Shrinking & Sagging|
|Reduces Airbornue Sound Transfer|
|Not Damaged by Water|
|Stops Airborne Moisture Transfer|
Contact the Crawl Space and Basement Insulation Experts
Saving money is usually at the forefront of most household budgets. Finding ways to reduce utility costs can be difficult unless you are willing to make improvements to your home’s existing structure. A great solution is to add spray foam insulation or completely encapsulating your basement or crawl space. You can save up to 40% on average household energy costs with improved insulation.