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  • Angies List Super Service Award 2015
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  • Insulation Removal on US Air Force Reserve Base
  • Attic Cleaning at Google offices
  • Insulation Removal at Toyota offices
  • Attic Cleaning at AAA offices
  • Attic Cleaning at State Farm offices
  • Insulation Removal at Wells Fargo branch
  • Attic Cleaning and Insulation Removal for Caltrans offices
  • Insulation Removal at off campus housing
  • Bird droppings cleanup in parking deck

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Small Space Attic Cleaning - San Diego
Small Space Attic Cleaning – San Diego
Small Space Attic Cleaning – San Diego
Attic Debris Cleanup - Rancho Santa Fe
Attic Debris Cleanup – Rancho Santa Fe
Attic Debris Cleanup – Rancho Santa Fe
Blown Insulation Removal – Napa
Blown Insulation Removal – Napa
Blown Insulation Removal – Napa

Recent Posts

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Blown Insulation Vs Batt Insulation
February 10, 2016 Attic Guys
Blown Insulation vs. Rolled or Batt Insulation

When installing insulation in your home, there are several important decisions to make. These decisions…

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September 16, 2015 Attic Guys
The Benefits of a Well-Insulated Attic

Most people know, as homeowners, that they should probably insulate their attic, but what are…

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Attic Condensation
May 1, 2014 Logan A
Causes and Solutions For Attic Condensation

Condensation in the attic is a serious problem that must be addressed by homeowners. If…

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The Benefits of a Well-Insulated Attic

Most people know, as homeowners, that they should probably insulate their attic, but what are the actual benefits of attic insulation? Most homeowners and contractors choose to insulate for multiple reasons, including the cost and energy savings. Below, we have listed some of the most talked-about potential attic-insulation benefits.

Benefit #1: Cost Savings

The vast majority of people will experience a high amount of energy savings as a result of significantly reduced heat loss. Also, insulation can help you keep in the cool air in times of hot weather. This can lead to savings of hundreds of dollars on your monthly electricity bill. The statistics vary, but some homeowners have reported as much as a 50% savings once their attic has been insulated. How much you save will depend on a multitude of factors, such as the shape of your house and attic, the type of heating in the house, and the climate of the area. On a grander scale, Americans have saved billions of dollars in energy costs just due to attic insulation. Benefits to a household budget can be great: This small investment can make a dramatic change in a home, especially in homes built earlier than the 1980s. Simply saving money can be one of the most appealing factors to many homeowners.

Benefit #2: Protecting the Environment

For those who care only about their wallets, the first benefit is enough. On the other hand, those motivated by helping the environment will be happy, too. Insulating your attic, according to the Department of Energy, is one of the most important energy-saving projects you can complete in your home. The energy saved with this means less need for energy creation, so power plants won’t need to produce said energy. This also reduces pollution, as the majority of plants, whether they use fossil fuels or nuclear energy, must harm the environment in some way with byproducts or waste. Reducing the amount of energy we consume can have a big effect on local ecosystems, and on a larger scale, it can help the entire country. Of course, it’s clear that the benefits of attic insulation are great; however, this should be just one step in a family’s overall energy-saving plan. One should also invest in temperature control and duct cleaning and replacement.

Benefit #3: Preventing Long-Term Damage from Moisture

When an attic is not properly insulated, the rising heat might lead to melting snow on a roof, which can then lead to ice dams. Moisture, ice dams, and condensation can slowly, steadily cause persistent damage in a home, especially on the roof, which can be very expensive to repair. Moisture can also seep inside, and wet insulation is much less effective at keeping in heat. This turns into a horrible cycle of long-term damage. By sealing, checking, and changing out your insulation, you can prevent quite a few headaches down the road. If you do have condensation or moisture inside your attic, it may be symptomatic of roofing issues or leakage; it’s important to call experts right away to have this checked out.

These are just a few of the many benefits of making sure your attic has clean and effective insulation. If your attic is leaking energy, causing you to lose money, and possibly wreaking havoc on other areas of your home, it’s time to call the best company for professional attic insulation services: Attic Guys. We handle everything, from pest prevention to commercial insulation. Contact us online today to get a free estimate.

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