As a licensed builder and professional insulation contractor, Ecotelligent Homes has helped families throughout Southeast Michigan improve the comfort and energy efficiency of their homes with cellulose blown in insulation. Our building science background will identify if cellulose is the correct solution for your home and our trained installation crews will install your insulation by following the Department of Energy’s latest standards.
DOES YOUR METRO DETROIT HOME NEED CELLULOSE INSULATION?
Professionally installing cellulose for attic insulation can help if your home suffers from any of the following:
- Cold rooms in the winter
- Icicles or ice dams
- Hot second floor in the summer
- Uneven temperatures from room to room
From historic homes in Detroit’s Indian Village to newly constructed homes in Troy, Ecotelligent Homes has installed cellulose insulation in a wide range of homes to help families enjoy year-round comfort and energy savings.
WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS OF CELLULOSE INSULATION?
Blown in cellulose insulation has several benefits. The specific product we proudly use at Ecotelligent Homes also has local roots and a reduced environmental impact. Some of the benefits of our cellulose insulation include:
- Made in Michigan
- Consists of 85% recycled newspaper
- More custom fit than rolled out or clumpy fiberglass
- Higher R-value (thermal resistance) than fiberglass
IS ECOTELLIGENT HOMES THE BEST INSULATION CONTRACTOR FOR YOU?
We specialize in identifying the root cause of your home’s unique concerns and installing customized energy efficiency improvements to solve your problems. Our proven process typically begins with a comprehensive home energy audit to help locate the source of your comfort concerns and to ensure the health and safety of your home.
When Ecotelligent Homes installs cellulose for attic insulation, we also air seal to help the insulation perform at optimal levels and to slow the movement of heat through both conduction and convection. Only adding blown in insulation to your home will reduce conduction losses, but you will continue to feel drafts and have heat loss through convection. Having an energy audit is the only way to zero in on the specific areas in your home that leak, allowing our team to then safely air seal and insulate your home.
Our award-winning technical expertise and customer service are a testament to the professional experience and improved home comfort you can expect when working with Ecotelligent Homes.
Call 248-291-7815 or contact us today to learn how cellulose insulation can improve your home's comfort.
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Jim & Louise
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THE ECOTELLIGENT DIFFERENCE
Ecotelligent Homes is a home performance contractor, which means we are a one-stop-shop and we manage the project from start to finish. We follow a three-step process when assessing and improving the comfort and energy efficiency of your home.