Cellulose insulation is made of recycled newspaper along with borate which provides many benefits as listed below. Cellulose works hand and hand with whole house Air Sealing. These two together make a home much more energy efficient, comfortable, healthy, safe and add value to your home. Learn more from one of our Home Efficiency Experts. Let’s turn your home into a green home!
Benefits of Cellulose Insulation
- Cellulose is fire retardant
- Insects and critters can’t build nests inside your walls or in your attic
- It controls moisture
- It dampens outside noise
- It also is not a known carcinogen by the EPA
- Cellulose has a 50+ year durability factor in which it will not breakdown or shrink like fiberglass insulation.
Cellulose insulation is by far one of the best insulators on the market. Cellulose is blown into the attic and dense packed in exterior walls. The dense packing is done outside of the homes exterior which is less messy and doesn’t require drywall repair or painting.
Check out this short video to learn more about the benefits of using cellulose from Dr. Energy Savers. It truly is amazing with what cellulose provides to a home for energy efficiency and so much more!
Cellulose can also give your family more time to escape a home fire because cellulose is fire retardant. It truly provides so much value!