Does My Home Have Enough Attic Insulation?
You can assess existing insulation to determine if you have enough in your attic. If it’s less than 7” deep, your Saint Charles home lacks enough insulation. Depending on where you live, between 13-14″ of insulation to as much as as 16-18″ of insulation will be what’s recommended. In addition, if your home is older than 10 years, you’ll most likely need more attic insulation in your Saint Charles home.
Enhancing your insulation levels could positively impact your energy bills, saving you up to 20 percent.** It can act as a vapor barrier against humidity, minimize air leaks, and may limit wear and tear on your HVAC system.
**Savings may vary.