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“Rockassist” Calculation Program to the Rescue!

“Rockassist” Calculation Program to the Rescue!

These actions and measurements that precede the very installation process can take a lot of time and lead to additional costs, why it is good that people from Rockwool insulation have taken this issue seriously and have created Rockassist, an insulation calculation program which helps you determine which type of insulation would be most appropriate and which thickness of insulation would be optimal
New Breakthroughs In Insulation Technology

New Breakthroughs In Insulation Technology

All of you that have decided to add insulation to your suspended floor must have faced the difficulty of lifting the floorboards and adding insulation underneath. Although we all acknowledge the necessity of insulation, we often face some issues that not only make the installation more complicated but also increase the costs of adding insulation.
Improved Insulation is Fighting Fuel Poverty

Improved Insulation is Fighting Fuel Poverty

Keeping in mind the latest figures that show that over four million homes will have to be upgraded in terms of improved insulation in the years to come, it is very important to accentuate just how much proper insulation can help in fight against fuel poverty.
Renting or Owning - Loft Conversion is Always a Good Idea

Renting or Owning - Loft Conversion is Always a Good Idea

Regardless of whether you are a proud owner or only a landlord of a property in the UK, now could be the perfect time to consider expanding your property, without having to relocate, which is not only costly but can also be quite unpleasant. This is why you should consider some alternatives, such as loft conversion.
Should You Switch from Cavity to External Wall Insulation

Should You Switch from Cavity to External Wall Insulation

Namely, some complaints were raised by the people that had this type of insulation installed within their homes, referring to serious dampness, mold and condensation issues that were a result of added insulation.
Most Popular Soundproofing Techniques

Most Popular Soundproofing Techniques

In order of being able to enjoy the privacy, peace and calm within your home, we herewith present some of the most popular soundproofing techniques.
How Much Does the Climate Affect Choice of Insulation?

How Much Does the Climate Affect Choice of Insulation?

One factor that can be of great influence and should always be taken into account is the climate region your property is located in why you should consider just how much the climate affect choice of insulation.
Has UK Moved Forward in Fighting Fuel Poverty

Has UK Moved Forward in Fighting Fuel Poverty

This is still a significant number keeping in mind that energy efficiency and therewith connected fuel poverty and carbon emissions reduction have been among top priority goals in the UK, with efforts directed towards upgrading thermal performance of UK households through adding insulation and replacing old energy-consuming equipment with more energy efficient one.
How are We Dealing with Unsafe Rented Homes in England

How are We Dealing with Unsafe Rented Homes in England

The economic cryses all around the world has taken its toe and has resulted in less and less people being able to afford their own home, but are raising their families in a rented homes. This is somewhat troubling keeping in mind not only financial issues but also other potential health and safety issues with rented homes.
Should You Hire a Professional or DIY

Should You Hire a Professional or DIY

Should you hire a professional or install insulation yourself is a common question most of us have asked ourselves at least once. Namely, once we make that crucial decision on installing insulation and upgrading our home energy efficiency and comfort, this question arises.
How Sealing Air Leaks Contributes to Insulating your Home

How Sealing Air Leaks Contributes to Insulating your Home

We are talking about all the air leaks within and around your home that are letting all the warm air preserved by insulation freely leaving your home. In order of preventing this from happening, we will try to explain just how sealing air leaks contributes to insulating your home.
Know-How on Proper Floor Insulation

Know-How on Proper Floor Insulation

For those people who have respiratory problems, this further on means less germs and bacteria flying around, thus also protecting the air from potential pollutants. These are only some of the reasons we believe it is important to offer some know how on proper floor insulation.
Technical Guidance on Pitched Roof Insulation

Technical Guidance on Pitched Roof Insulation

The insulation will depend on the type of your roof but what we will discuss here is technical guidance on pitched roof insulation.
Can Proper Insulation Save the Countryside from “Too Much Energy Efficiency”

Can Proper Insulation Save the Countryside from “Too Much Energy Efficiency”

We have heard terms such as energy efficiency, carbon reduction, fuel poverty one too many times over the past few months and all due to the upcoming election and all the policies that political parties are dedicated to, whereas environmental and energy efficiency goals are a top priority.
What Does UK Have to Say about Insulation and Energy Efficiency

What Does UK Have to Say about Insulation and Energy Efficiency

Latest poll results regarding top priorities of UK citizen when considering moving into a new home show that proper insulation and therewith connected energy efficiency and reduction of carbon emissions are very highly ranked.
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