How To Cool Off Your Attic With Radiant Barrier And Start Saving Money
July 4, 2018

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Table – The table has been expanded to include values for when the minimum R-Value of ceiling insulation pretoria required to satisfy is less than R2.5.

Don’t forget to also give consideration to the supplier. Will they be available for after sales support? This should give you piece of mind that somebody is there to answer questions you may have in the future. Or simply forgot to ask at the time of purchase.

By reducing temperatures in the attic, you are taking a lot of heat off the ductwork, which means your air conditioner won’t have to work as hard and you’ll save money on your electric bill. And, of course, you also need plenty of cellulose insulation in the attic to keep the heat from radiating into the living areas of the home. I’ll cover cellulose insulation in a future issue.

Make sure all vents are open and not blocked up. If the vent is near the ceiling, get on a ladder and check. You will not be able to see anything blocking it from below. For low vents, get on your hands and knees and check.

12.0 Explanatory Information – The explanatory information regarding the two options for complying with 3.12.1 to 3.12.4 has been amended to clarify the delineation between the Energy Rating and the Elemental Provisions options.

INSULATE THE BASEMENT. Insulating your basement can help to keep out cold air during the winter. If the basement walls are not already insulated, I recommend putting blanket insulation behind studs across the walls. Cover the studs and the insulation with sheet rock to give a more finished look. Keeping the basement door closed can also help to keep out drafts.