Category Archives: Cellulose Insulation

Insulation: A Father’s Day Gift That Keeps Giving

Father’s Day is a holiday not without its special traditions. And as much as we all love a steak dinner or a new tie or set of wrenches, maybe it’s time to rethink the typical Father’s Day gift. When it … Continue reading

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Why Cellulose Insulation Fits Well With Earth Day

Cellulose Insulation Makes Sense Earth Day & Every Day With fears of global warming and climate change fast approaching a tipping point, the intent of Earth Day has never been more relevant. Conceived in 1969 at a UNESCO conference held … Continue reading

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Made In USA – It’s Harder Than It Sounds

Made in America is much harder to do that to say. The advent of globalization has clouded the “Made in the USA” tag for much of the manufacturing in the nation. Cellulose Insulation Manufacturers Association producer member companies and their … Continue reading

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Spring Weather Best For Insulating Home Attics

Weather and timing play a factor for homeowners considering replacing or upgrading insulation in the attic. Homeowners with attic insulation problems begin to notice discomfort in their homes and increasing energy bills as seasonal temperature extremes exceed attic insulation capabilities. … Continue reading

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Causes of Damp Cellulose Insulation In Attic

Cellulose Answer Man: Your Source For Information John  S asks: I’ve never gone up in my attic right in the spring before and this year I did to install some new lighting. I am noticing that my cellulose insulation feels … Continue reading

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Proper Ventilation For Home Attics

Cellulose Answer Man: Your Source For Information Ray asks: When my house was built in 1978, blown in insulation was used. Out at the end of the roof rafters where it meets the soffit, a 10 inch piece of faced … Continue reading

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Inaccurate Cellulose Insulation Information Persists Online

Misinformation On Moisture And Cellulose Insulation A quick scan online of recent articles listing the pros and cons of cellulose insulation show how pervasive inaccurate myths persist about one of the most popular types of building insulation. Cellulose insulation is … Continue reading

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Sound Dampening With Insulation Between Floors Explained

Cellulose Answer Man: Your Source For Information Kelvin D asks: In order to achieve the best sound dampen through installation of cellulose between my basement and first floor, should I dense pack the material to the tune of 3.5 lb/ft^3. … Continue reading

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Cellulose Insulation Adhesive Properties Explained

Cellulose Answer Man: Your Source For Information Jason A asks: I have a question about the adhesive properties of wet spray cellulose insulation. Specifically, does wet spray cellulose insulation permanently self-adhere to the substrate? And can wet spray cellulose insulation … Continue reading

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CIMA Salutes National Recycle Day 2021

Cellulose Insulation Perfect Fit For National Recycle Day Cellulose Insulation is the leader in recycled building products and the perfect fit for participating in National Recycling Day…and every day! No other building insulation (or just about any other building product) … Continue reading

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