Whether finished or lost, the attic is the first place where heat escapes in a house. 30% of heat loss occurs through the roof. To improve the energy performance of the house, good insulation of the attic is therefore essential. Insulation specialist for over 10 years, BT Concept Eco supports individuals by helping them reduce their energy consumption. The company offers several solutions and services to prevent heat loss in a home, including roof insulation. In this article, find out what benefits you can get from attic insulation and why you should choose BT Concept Eco to do so.
Why insulate the roof space with BT Concept Eco?
Studies have shown that the roof is responsible for 25 to 30% of heat loss in a home. Heat loss through the roof is a basic physical principle. The warm, lighter air rises towards the attic. This is why heat leaks are the most important and the most frequent in this area. However, it is also the insulation of the attic is often neglected by the owners. Converted or lost attic, it is possible to achieve more than 30% energy savings with good insulation. Insulating the attic has many advantages.
There are many factors that can make a home uncomfortable, including drafts and heat loss. By overcoming these problems, that is to say by providing a friendly interior temperature thanks to the elimination of heat losses and by guaranteeing the airtightness of the roof, the insulation of the attic improves the thermal comfort inside a house.
It is not only thermal comfort that is improved by the insulation of the attic. By choosing insulating materials, such as blown wool or roller wool, the acoustic comfort is also optimized. Noise pollution is reduced.
Choosing BT Concept Eco is doing something for the environment
Today, improving the insulation of your roof also makes it possible to make an ecological gesture thanks to the reduction of the energies used. Insulating the attic offers a gain in energy performance for the home. Who says less energy expenditure, says less greenhouse gas emissions.
This action can be continued by using materials of natural or recycled origin such as cellulose wadding. As a specialist in insulation and energy savings, BT Concept Eco is qualified for insulation work in the attic with cellulose wadding.
Reduce the energy bill
Insulating the attic reduces energy bills by up to 30%. Indeed, heat losses are the cause of overconsumption of energy. By blocking the heat so that it stays inside the house, the insulation of the attic saves between 1 and 3 ° C. By changing the settings of your thermostat, you can lower your energy consumption while continuing to benefit from the same thermal comfort.
Insulating the attic not only helps conserve heat in winter. It also protects the home from the hot summer heat. The warm outside air is blocked by the insulation. Its action can be combined with closing shutters and curtains during the day and opening them at night, as well as by ventilating the attic during the night thanks to air circulation.
If you plan to resell your home later, the insulation of the attic can enhance your property. If the attic can be converted, the insulation allows to enlarge the living space. In the event of lost attics, it reduces energy costs.
Insulate the attic with cellulose wadding
Material from the recycling of old newsprint, cellulose wadding belongs to the family of ecological insulation and economical. This material is perfect for insulating roof spaces, especially lost roof spaces. It provides optimal thermal comfort in summer.
The cellulose wadding used to insulate the attic has many advantages.
- It is an ecological and natural material: cellulose wadding is a natural and biobased material. It is composed of 15% biodegradable fibers and 85% newsprint fibers. In addition, it is recyclable at will.
- It offers optimal thermal performance: cellulose wadding is more efficient than other insulators, such as glass wool. Its resistance coefficient is 7 m²K / W for a thickness of 30 cm.
- Cellulose wadding does not present a health risk: it is a sound insulation that does not contain brittle fibers, asbestos, aldehyde or other toxic substances. The treatment he received further prevents the growth of mold.
- It is an insulator that guarantees your well-being and your safety: newspaper is treated to resist fire and repel rodents and vermin.
- It is economical: in addition to being less expensive, cellulose wadding also reduces the heating bill by up to 30%. In addition, carrying out insulation work in the attic by blowing cellulose wadding allows you to benefit from the CITE or energy transition tax credit.
Why entrust your attic insulation work to BT Concept Eco?
Created by two specialists in insulation and energy savings, BT Concept Eco has become a benchmark for renovation in the West of France. The company is present on 6 sites and over 28 departments. The combined experience of its two founders has enabled it to offer solutions that are relevant to individuals in terms of energy savings.
The company offers several services in this direction. In the field of insulation, it offers, among other things, attic insulation with cellulose wadding, thermal reflection insulation and low floor insulation. BT Concept Eco is also specialized in facade renovation work. She supports the owners of individual houses in their facade renovation and waterproofing projects.
Always to contribute to a better protection and better insulation of the housing, the company is also qualified for the installation of closures and ventilation.