RADIANT BARRIER FOIL - A SOLUTION TO MAKE YOUR HOMES EFFICIENT To make your home energy efficient, one of the common options usually considered is insulation. Insulation exists in different types like spray foam insulation, fiberglass insulation, batt insulation, etc. Depending upon various factors like the construction and makeover of your house a particular type of insulation is chosen.
Information about Radiant barrier foil and Radiant barrier spray. Radiant Barrier Foil reduces 97% of the sun’s radiant heat, reflecting it away from your attic and reducing your attic temperature.
A typical 2,000 sq. foot home would take around 2,500 sq. feet of radiant barrier for the attic at a cost of $0.75 to $1.00 per. sq. foot installed ( $1,850.00 to $2,500.00 ).
DIY Installation: Adding Radiant Barrier Insulation
Last week I posted that my husband and I were embarking on a huge weekend insulation DIY for the Fourth. Thanks to all the great comments and advice we got from everyone in the Apartment Therapy community, we were able to narrow down our insulation options and gain a general idea of their installation parameters.