Why You Should Hire an Insulation Professional

Why You Should Hire an Insulation Professional

Insulation is essential to the comfort and energy efficiency of your home. It maintains the temperature of your living spaces and helps keep your home free from external loud noises and moisture. At Insulation Pros of Colorado, we are your premier source in the state for highly efficient insulation for homes and commercial buildings.

Knowledge and Experience

Professional insulation contractors are trained to handle insulation properly. Insulation professionals are licensed and understand the safety precautions that are necessary in order to safely install these materials. They are aware of the presence of electrical fixtures and wiring as well. They also know about the different types of insulation, their efficacy for certain applications, and their cost.

Prevent Damage to Your Home

If you skip hiring a professional insulation contractor and attempt the work on your own, you risk causing damage to your home in the process. If you place the insulation product in the wrong area, you could inadvertently block airflow from certain vents, which could lead to unwanted moisture accumulation and the development of mold. A mistake when installing attic insulation could potentially put a hole in your ceiling. You want to avoid these and other mistakes by using a professional.

Protect Health and Safety

It is important with any home improvement project or renovation that the health and safety of everyone involved is given top priority. Attempting to install insulation on your own could result in incorrect insulation, which could lead to health issues, such as respiratory issues if off-gassing from improperly installed foam insulation occurs.

It is also vital to install insulation properly around electrical wiring, which can pose an electrocution risk and fire hazard. Professionals will also wear the proper safety gear during installation, which a homeowner attempting a DIY installation may not do, either partially or completely.

Ensure Effective Insulation

An enthusiastic DIY homeowner may attempt to save money on energy bills by installing his or her own insulation, only to realize the effort was not as effective as desired. With a professional installer, you can have confidence that your insulation will be installed safely and effectively, maximizing the capabilities of the insulation material.

Professional insulation companies have the specialized equipment and tools to get the insulation project completed properly and they know the proper installation practices to follow.

For information about the blown-in insulation services we offer for residential and commercial customers, call us today at 970.980.6645 or complete our contact form.