Fibreglass Batts

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Fiberglass Batts are the most common material used for insulating the walls of homes in Ottawa today. Fiberglass batts are cost effective and efficient when installed properly with appropriate vapour and air barrier. The problem is that anybody can slap a batt in the wall and staple some plastic over it- This is not good […]

How’s Your Attic Insulation?

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Most people don’t realize the Ontario Building Code now calls for a minimum of R-60 attic insulation. To achieve R-60 with fibreglass insulation you need approximately 22″ of blown-in insulation. Improperly installed, insufficient, disturbed or damaged attic insulation can lead to many issues. Some of these include mold, fungus, drafts, condensation, soggy or discolored drywall […]