If you’re looking to insulate a new home or retrofit an existing attic to increase energy efficiency and save money. The attic is a great place to start.
Current building code standards require a minimum value of R-50 in an attic. When considering insulating an attic it is best to have it done by a trained professional to ensure proper venting and vapour barrier are installed.
Special precautions should be taken for the attic hatches and eaves to minimize the amount of heat loss.