You may have heard the terms “new construction insulation” and “retrofit insulation,” especially if you’re building a new home, remodeling or looking for ways to make your home more energy-efficient. An insulation company like ThermaSeal / Lakeside Insulation will be able to set you straight on the difference between new construction insulation and retrofit insulation.
Are you building a new home? You’ve probably thought of all the exciting things such as countertops, furniture, windows, etc. Insulation, while not as exciting, is one of the most important parts of building a new home.
Do you know if you need to re-insulate your home? You probably answered “no,” which is normal—most homeowners don’t have the necessary tools and expertise to figure out their insulation needs. This is where professional insulation companies like ThermaSeal / Lakeside Insulation can help!
You’ve probably heard of both fiberglass and cellulose insulation, especially if you’re getting ready to insulate a new home or re-insulate your home. Many people aren’t sure what makes these two types of insulation different. Fiberglass and cellulose insulation both can be blown into wall cavities, and they have similar characteristics (soundproof, environmentally friendly, etc.). However, they also have a few major differences
Has your Chicago area home been properly insulated, or have you recently had it re-insulated to become more energy efficient? That’s great, but there are still a number of things you can do to maximize energy savings. No more having …
If you’ve determined that your energy bills are higher than normal and think you may need more home insulation, that’s the first step. It’s great, but you still need to figure out where to insulate! Fortunately, this isn’t hard at …
Installing more insulation is one of the best ways to ensure your home stays as energy-efficient and comfortable as possible all year long. Although the upfront cost of insulation can be high, it offers long-term value and more than pays for itself in a few short years
Welcome to ThermaSeal / Lakeside Insulation’s Blog! We want to provide you with the best home improvement services in Chicagoland – even when we aren’t on the job. This is why we’ve created a blog! We hope it will help you no matter what your insulation needs!