FAQ's

 

How do I know if my home would benefit from added insulation?

The following are good indicators if your home would benefit:

  • Your air conditioner works extra hard to cool your home and vice versa.
  • Your home heats up quickly after the air conditioner cycles off and vice versa.
  • You have comfort problems such as being too hot in the summer or too cold in the winter. 
 

How much does an install cost?

The cost of an install will vary from home to home based on the following factors:

  • Size
  • R-Value
  • Recommended upgrades to meet rebate requirements, i.e. air sealing.
 

What type of insulation is used?

We use Certainteed's InsulSafe SP Fiber Glass Blowing Insulation.  It is non-combustible, non-corrosive, and odor free.  To learn more about this product, click here.

CertainTeed is a premier manufacturer of insulation and other building materials.  This provider is well-trusted in the industry for producing high-quality products.  Check out the awards and certifications CertainTeed has received.

 

Who performs the install?

Eco Insulation has its own trained technician crews who perform the installations.  In case of surplus volume we have certified allied trade partners to meet customer demand.

 

Is it safe?

Yes, our products are 100% safe.  The Fiberglass blowing insulation is noncombustible, noncorrosive and odor free.  In addition, InsulSafe SP will not settle, contains no chemicals to cause mildew and fungus growth, contains no formaldehyde, provides no sustenance for vermin, contains no asbestos, will not rot or decay and will not absorb moisture.

 

How long does an inspection take?

An attic inspection, discussion of rebate qualifications, and your homes' upgrade needs can all be discussed in under 30 minutes.

 

How long does the installation take?

The average upgrade installation takes approximately 60-90 minutes to complete.

 

How do I know if I qualify for a rebate?

Rebate qualification requirements vary by location.  Contact us to find out how you can qualify in your area.

 

How much is my rebate?

Rebate terms and amounts vary by location.  Contact us to ask about the rebates in your area.

 

How much energy will I save?

90% of homes in the United States are under-insulated.  Most customers will see an energy savings of up to 30% on their heating and cooling costs by insulation and air sealing their home.  Ultimately, the energy you will save in your home will rely greatly on the upgrades you choose for your home.

 

Is Eco Insulation BPI-certified?

Yes.  Eco Insulation has BPI-certified professionals that are properly trained to effectively identify energy loss in a home through energy auditing.
 

Is Eco Insulation licensed, bonded and insured?

Yes.  Eco Insulation follows the state and local laws in each community it serves.  Proof of licensing, bonds, and insurance can be provided upon request.

How will Eco Insulation protect my privacy?

Your privacy is extremely important to us.  To read our privacy policy, click here.
 


R-Value Map 

Zone

Suggested R-Values by Region

Add Insulation to Attic

Uninsulated Attic

Existing 3–4 Inches of Insulation

1

R-30 to R-49

R-25 to R-30

2

R-30 to R-60

R-25 to R-38

3

R-30 to R-60

R-25 to R-38

4

R-38 to R-60

R-38

5 to 8

R-49 to R60

R-38 to R-49