Angie's List Super Service Award in Insulation Denver
Insulation and air sealing your home is one of the best ways to weatherize your home and reduce the cost of your utility bills. Every home has specific requirements that need to be taken into consideration when insulating and air sealing. Stellar is a certified insulation contractor and we work directly with the local utility companies and the GEO to make sure you receive utility rebates when you make the decision to weatherize your home.
The process of insulating your home can be time consuming and difficult. By using Stellar as your certified insulation contractor you not only save through utility rebates, but you save a lot of time which is very valuable to you. We have the expertise and knowledge needed to properly insulate your home and ensure that you get the performance you want for years. Weatherizing means air sealing, proper moisture control, adequate ventilation, and choosing the proper insulation for your specific needs. We've outlined the typical process of insulating your attic below.
Preparation of Attic Insulation
Air seal penetrations from leaving space into attic
Install baffles at eaves
Install depth rulers
Install intake and exhaust ventilation as needed
Ventilate bathroom and kitchen fans if needed
Weatherize attic access hatch
Installation of Attic Insulation
Blow in loose fiberglass or cellulose inside attic to achieve appropriate R Value. We generally recommend cellulose over fiberglass for its air sealing capabilities but both fiberglass and cellulose are excellent products for insulation.
Post insulation certificate documenting company name, areas insulated and insulation type. This is very helpful if your home is ever inspected for energy efficiency or home sale.