Top 5 reasons why your house is cold and how to fix it!

Is your home always cold? Are you always the first one to put the heating on when winter rolls round? Do you feel a chill even with the heating on full blast? Not only is this a miserable way to live, it’s also likely costing you a fair whack in energy cost. Australian homes built […]

Why is my home so cold?? Ways to keep your house warm

There may be many reasons as to why your house is always cold… but the fastest, cheapest and easiest is a lesser-known solution called insulation. Not only is there a wide variety to custom fit your home specifically but insulation will keep your house warmer in winter and cooler in summer. With Knauf’s Earthwool 50-year […]

Insulation types and sizes

What are R-values? R-value is basically the measurement in terms of thickness that determines sizing for types of insulation. For example, an R6.0 is thicker than R5.0. The thicker the insulation batt, the better the thermal properties. If you’d like to find out more information on R-valued insulation, please click here. Residential insulation For existing […]

COVID Safe Plan

At No Gap Insulation, we’re committed to the safety of all our staff and installers as we work through this uncertain and trying time. Here’s our plan on how we’re staying COVID safe.   Hygiene At every entry point of the worksite – including the front glass door, warehouse entrance, kitchen, and bathroom – we […]

Everything you need to know about Underfloor insulation

What is underfloor insulation? You may understand the need for R valued ceiling and wall insulation, but why underfloor insulation? Installing insulation in all four corners of the room will not only keep your feet warm on those winter mornings but will also retain the heat being expelled from your heater. In turn, this will […]

Everything you need to know about Foilboard

What is Foilboard? Foilboard is a strong, rigid insulation panel that is installed within existing cavities in your home to sustain warmth in winter and keep the cool inside come summertime, all whilst reducing energy costs! One side of the Foilboard panel is coated in a green anti-glare layer for use where the sun may […]

What is insulation R-value? The difference between ceiling and wall insulation batts?

What is insulation R-value? In the context of home insulation, the thermal RESISTANCE rating, also known as the R-value is a measure of the insulation batts resistance to heat flow. The greater the R-value, the greater the resistance to heat, which in turn means a higher effectiveness of the thermal insulation. Having a high R-value […]

The right insulation for your home

Insulation comes in many different forms, from batts to wraps, and panels. Each type of insulation also comes in a variety of sizes and different thermal properties, making it hard to choose which type you need. Here is a list of different types of insulation that can help you choose which one is the right […]

Why is it necessary to insulate your home?

Whether you are considering investing in a green source of energy for your home, the first step you should take is to improve your home’s insulation. This will ensure that you maximize the use of natural resources and don’t waste energy. Why is it necessary to insulate your home? Well, if you skip right over […]

What is wall wrap and what is it used for?

No Gap Insulation Wall Wrap

What is wall wrap? It is the insulation that wraps around the outside of the home and it is also commonly referred to as Sisalation.   You’ve probably seen it hundreds of times before without realising what it is. If you’ve ever driven past a building site and seen a reflective material wrapped around the […]