Setting up to install blown in insulation in Covina, California.
Setting up for another attic insulation project.

Preparing Your Attic for Blown-In Insulation

One of the most effective ways to insulate your home is to install blown-in insulation in your attic. This type of insulation provides an extra layer of protection against extreme temperatures and reduces energy costs. Preparing your attic for blown-in insulation is a fairly straightforward process, and with the help of a professional insulation installer, the job can be completed in no time.

Preparing the Attic

Before installing blown-in insulation in your attic, you’ll need to prepare the space. Start by clearing the attic of any debris, such as old furniture, boxes, and other items. It’s also important to inspect the attic for any signs of water damage, such as mold, mildew, and warped wood. If any of these issues are present, they must be addressed before insulation can be installed.

It’s also important to inspect the attic’s ventilation system. Proper airflow is essential for maintaining the temperature and humidity of your attic and preventing the growth of mold and mildew.

If the ventilation system is not working properly, it should be repaired or replaced before insulation is installed.

Hiring a Professional Insulation Installer

When it comes to preparing your attic for blown-in insulation, it’s best to hire a professional insulation installer. Professional installers have the necessary experience and tools to ensure that the insulation is installed properly and that it will last. Blown Insulation Pros is a trusted Southern California attic insulation installer offering a wide range of services, including blown-in insulation. The company has over 30 years of experience in the industry and provides high-quality insulation installation at an affordable price.

Blown Insulation on an attic insulation project in Covina.
installing blown in insulation over exisitng attic insulation.

Installing Blown-In Insulation

Once the attic is prepared, the insulation installer can begin the installation process. Blown-in insulation is made of tiny particles of fiberglass or cellulose that are blown into the attic using a machine. The insulation is installed in layers, and the depth of the insulation depends on the climate and the type of attic. The installer will also inspect the attic for any areas that need additional insulation, such as around windows, vents, and electrical wiring.

Once the installation is complete, the installer will inspect the attic to ensure that the insulation is installed properly. They will also provide you with a final report outlining the insulation’s R-value, which is a measure of its thermal resistance.

Conclusion

Preparing your attic for blown-in insulation is a relatively straightforward process. With the help of a professional insulation installer, such as Blown Insulation Pros, the job can be completed in no time. The insulation installer will inspect the attic and install the insulation in layers to ensure that it lasts. Once the installation is complete, the installer will provide you with a final report outlining the insulation’s R-value.

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