Blown-in Attic Insulation

Properly insulating your attic is one of the most powerful ways to reduce energy bills and improve the comfort of your home environment. Our attic insulation contractors will put hundreds back into your pocket this year!

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The Facts About Attic Insulation Improvements

Blown-in insulation consists of cellulose material made from recycled newspapers. It's installed using a machine that breaks it down and blows it through a long hose into your attic. Adding blown-in insulation to your attic provides plenty of benefits to homeowners. When done right, attic insulation hugs your home like a blanket to keep you comfortable with more consistent temperatures. It also reduces your impact on the environment by decreasing your energy use and can lower your energy bills. It’s not just blowing hot air—homeowners can earn up to 107% back by insulating their attic according to Remodeling Magazine’s Cost v. Value report.

Attic insulation is measured by an “R-value,” which indicates how insulation controls the flow of heat and cold through your home. The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) states that by combining proper equipment maintenance and upgrades with recommended insulation, you can cut your energy use for heating and cooling from 20% to 50%. In the Baltimore area, the DOE recommends R-49 attic insulation; however, building codes only require an R-38. With 60 million homes in the U.S. currently under-insulated, many homeowners are settling for less and missing out on the comfortable living space that upgrading your attic insulation provides.

Reasons to Choose Brothers for Attic Insulation

Maryland homeowners are used to the changing climates as the conditions outside can change rapidly. The weather is unpredictable, but one thing you can keep consistent is the temperature inside your home. For over 30 years, Brothers Services has helped homeowners stay cool in the summer and warm in the winter by adding blown-in insulation to attic spaces. You can trust us to do the job right and get it done in as little as a day, so you can quickly reap the rewards of a more comfortable home.

The Benefits of Blown-In Insulation

Adding blown-in insulation to your attic provides many benefits, including:

Comfortable living space

Due to less fluctuation in temperature inside the home. Insulation blocks excess heat and cold from entering your house, sealing it like an envelope

Quick & easy installation

Owens Corning high-performance blown-in insulation is mess-free and only takes a couple of hours to install so you can get back to your busy life

Decrease your energy use

Properly insulating your attic allows you to utilize heat and AC less, which earns back your investment through lowered utility bills

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Our blog will help get you started with energy efficiency tips, educational insights, and inspiration for your next project from other Maryland families. Dive in!

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