Using Home Insulation to Improve Energy Efficiency

Almost everyone knows the basic purpose of insulation, and if you were to ask anyone why they chose to have their home insulated, they would likely tell you something about keeping out the cold, keeping the house warm, etc. It’s a common answer, and it’s correct, of course. But, we’re now living in a world where insulation means so much more than just keeping your house comfortable, and people are beginning to take notice.
Affordable Insulation of Oklahoma
At Affordable Insulation of Oklahoma, we’ve been taking notice, too, and that’s why we’re proud to offer high quality insulation in many different forms that not only do their initial job of making your home more comfortable, but do it in a responsible way! Many types of insulation today are extremely energy-efficient, which is not only good for your home and family, but good for the future!

What does energy-efficient insulation mean for your home? For starters, you can expect lower utility bills, and more evenly-distributed results when it comes to keeping out the cold and the outdoor elements.

Energy-efficient types of insulation also help to reduce your carbon footprint, as many are made from recycled materials that stand the test of time. By making responsible insulation choices, you’re automatically creating a better future for many generations to come!

At Affordable Insulation, our services include a variety of insulation types, and a quick, professional, and efficient manner of installing them as effectively as possible, so you and your family receive all of the energy-saving benefits. Let’s take a closer look at a few of our insulation services, and how they can help you to have a more energy-efficient home.

Spray Foam Insulation in Tulsa

Foam insulation has an incredibly high R-value, which means it’s resistant to practically any element, and one of the strongest insulations you can have installed in your home. Because it is able to be sprayed, instead of cut-and-fit, it can get into just about every nook and cranny of your home. This makes it a perfect solution for tricky areas like attic insulation, ceilings, corners, etc.

Spray foam insulation starts out as a liquid, and hardens quickly for form a tight seal inside your house. The strength of the insulation is exactly what will help to keep your utility bills low, since no heat will escape, and no cold air will be seeping in.

Blown-In Insulation in Tulsa

Cellulose insulation that is sprayed in offers similar benefits as foam insulation. Since it does not have to be cut to fit any particular space, it can go into the nooks and crannies of the home easily. Plus, cellulose is a healthy, green choice when it comes to blown-in insulation. Fiberglass insulation can also be used when it comes to blown-in insulation, as an eco-friendly choice that is not only affordable, but dependable.

These types of insulation can either stand on their own, or be use as an extra ‘barrier’ between the elements of the outside world, and your home. However you decide to use blown-in insulation to your advantage, know that you’re making your house more energy-efficient, and helping to keep the entire planet just a little bit more eco-friendly in the process. It’s a smart, responsible choice!

Fiberglass Insulation in Tulsa

Fiberglass insulation, or fiberglass batt insulation, is probably what most people tend to think of when insulation first pops into their mind. While this type of insulation has to be cut-and-fit for more jobs, it has remained one of the most versatile types of insulation on the market for many years, and it continues to be popular in many homes not only because of its affordability, but its durability, and reliability. If you’re looking for an affordable solution to stay ‘green,’ and make your home more energy-efficient, fiberglass insulation is a great place to start!

There are so many quality insulation solutions that can provide your home with more energy-efficiency than ever before. Not only will your family live in cool comfort, but your utility bills will see a dramatic drop, and you won’t have to keep adjusting the thermostat up and down every single day.

Insulation is a consistent barrier between the outside elements (extreme heat, cold, wind, rain, etc.) and your home. Heating and cooling can account for up to 70% of all the energy used in a home, so imagine how much a consistent barrier like high-quality insulation could bring those numbers down! Don’t play a guessing game with your utility bills, and the comfort of your home, when having insulation installed is an affordable and effective solution you can trust.

If you have any questions about getting insulation installed in your home, we’re always happy to help! Let us show you how insulation is one of the most energy-saving things you can add to your home. Your utility costs will prove it almost immediately!

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