If you are working towards achieving a green home, you may be looking for sustainable materials that more directly reflect your preferences. While hardwood floors, repurposed items, and a composting system may be a good start, you may also be looking for insulating materials that will help you achieve a the home you know is green from the inside out. At 1° Temp Home, we can install many types of insulation and have provided a few recommendations for your sustainable home.
- Rockwool – Rockwool insulation is a heavier product than some other types of insulation because it is made of minerals and other natural materials. The benefits of Rockwool insulation include dust reduction and improved indoor air quality, as well as lower health risks associated with airborne hazards.
- Sheep Wool – Sheep wool insulation is an outstanding insulator that offers may benefits. In addition to purifying the air and regulating humidity, Sheep wool insulation is naturally fire resistant and a 100% natural, sustainable product.
- Cellulose – Cellulose insulation is perhaps one of the most popular types of insulation for homes because of its energy efficiency and high percentage of recycled content. Homeowners utilizing Cellulose insulation enjoy fewer health risks and cheaper installation costs.
If you would like more information about these types of insulation and the other insulating materials available for your home, contact us at 1° Temp Home today. We understand that creating a green home is important to you, and we will work to help you achieve this goal.