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Insulation: Who, What, When, Where, Why, How?

Insulation: who, what, when, where, why, how?

Post by Julia Dicconson

Okay so you know about insulation, but there’s still a whole lot about it that feels a bit confusing. We’re here to tell you the ins and outs of the trade. Where does it go? What does it do? What kind do I need? Keep reading to find out. WHAT?Insulation works by blocking out excess heat and is nece...

Insulation for Dummies: What is R-Value?

Insulation for dummies: what is r-value?

Post by Emma Dinakis

When it comes to insulation, R-value is very important and should not be overlooked. R-value is the materials’ resistance to conductive heat flow. There are many factors that will help you determine which R-value you need for your home or commercial project. The higher the R-value, the better th...

4 WAYS ROOF INSULATING CAN GO WRONG

4 ways roof insulating can go wrong

Post by No Gap

4 Ways Roof Insulating Can Go WrongHeat rises, so it makes sense that in the winter, homes lose the most heat through the roof. Because of this, adding insulation makes a lot of sense.Roof’s can be a bit tricky. Simply adding insulation to your roof won’t keep all the heat inside your home. If you’r...

Home Insulation Vs Commercial Insulation

Home insulation vs commercial insulation

Post by No Gap

Home Insulation Vs Commercial Insulation IntroductionWhat Is Insulation Insulation may refer to materials used to reduce the rate of heat transfer in a building or home setting. In major cities across Australia like Melbourne where it is the coastal capital of the southeastern Australian state ...

The best insulation batt for your house, Pink Batts vs Earthwool?

The best insulation batt for your house, pink batts vs earthwool?

Post by No Gap

Pink Batts vs Earthwool Confused about Pink Batts vs Earthwool? Well, this article will clarify all your questions and concerns. Both are top-class products, but depending on your insulation requirements; one can be better than the other. Still, Earthwool may be the best option after co...

Comparing Insulation Batts VS Rolls - Which Is Better?

Comparing insulation batts vs rolls - which is better?

Post by No Gap

Comparing Insulation Batts vs Rolls - Which Is Better?Undoubtedly, insulation is your savior from extreme winter cold and summer heat. All other short-term and DIY options such as turning on air conditioners and heaters including wearing a winter jacket even when you are at home are impractical...

What to know when buying insulation

What to know when buying insulation

Post by No Gap

What to know when buying insulationIf you’re currently in the process of renovating or constructing, you may wish to consider what insulation can do for your household. Here are some pointers to help you during this process.Insulation is measured in R valuesR values measure the heat resistance of in...

Understanding insulation – a quick guide

Understanding insulation – a quick guide

Post by No Gap

Understanding insulation – a quick guideInsulation is essential to any building or renovation project and it doesn’t need to be expensive – you just need to know what product is the best for your need. Ultimately, knowing how to buy the right insulation will save you money on your energy billsInsula...

3 questions to ask when choosing insulation

3 questions to ask when choosing insulation

Post by No Gap

3 questions to ask when choosing insulationYou have plenty of choice when it comes to brands of insulation in Australia – and at No Gap Insulation, we pride ourselves on only supplying insulation products from the finest brands.However, it’s important not to choose on brand alone – we always suggest...

Give your home some peace and quiet with acoustic insulation

Give your home some peace and quiet with acoustic insulation

Post by No Gap

Give your home some peace and quiet with acoustic insulationWhen it comes to insulation, most people immediately think of heat regulation and energy conservation. While this is certainly one of its main uses, did you know that insulation can also be a great way to minimise noise in the home? That’s ...

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