Attic Insulation: Faced or Unfaced

New Home Construction Valley Insulation

Air migrates from warmer spaces toward colder spaces, and insulation is designed to slow or stop that migration. Because attics reflect outside temperatures, attic insulation is essential to maintaining a comfortable temperature in your home year-round.  The experts at Valley Insulation explain attic insulation — specifically, batting attic insulation and facing materials. Whether you choose […]

Drilling Holes for Wall Insulation? How We Protect Your Home

Bag of Cellulose Insulation

Valley Insulation has more than 40 years of experience in the insulation industry in Greater Cincinnati. We can install high-quality wall insulation within a new or existing residence or business property. The drill and blow method may sound complicated, but we take great care to protect your home and leave it looking good as new. […]

Is Cellulose Insulation Flammable?

Valley Insulation installing cellulose insulation

  One of the things that we are most often asked regarding our cellulose insulation is how a product made out of recycled newspaper could not be a fire hazard. It is a question that makes sense — newspaper is combustible — so is cellulose insulation flammable? The answer is no. Federal regulations require insulation […]

Blow-In Insulation Explained: Frequently Asked Questions

Nu-Wool Insulation Cellulose Insulation

Valley Insulation is one of Cincinnati’s top insulation companies for installing blow-in insulation. We’ve been in business since 1977, and we know a thing or two about residential and commercial insulation. Our staff answers several FAQs about blow-in insulation.  What is blow-in insulation? Blow-in refers to a type of loose-fill insulation that is “blown-in” to […]

Why You Should Pick Cellulose Insulation Over Fiberglass

cellulose insulation

Are you in the market for new insulation for your home or business? If so, you may have come across two popular options: cellulose insulation vs fiberglass. While both have their advantages, there is one clear winner in terms of efficiency and effectiveness – cellulose insulation. From its eco-friendly properties to its superior performance in […]

No More Draft: Insulating Your Door for Winter

insulating a door

Winter is coming, and with it comes the dreaded cold drafts that seep through the cracks of your doors. Not only can this make your home feel chilly, but it can also lead to higher energy bills, even when the rest of your home is adequately insulated. But fear not because there is a simple […]

How Does Borate in Cellulose Insulation Prevent Pests?

Nu-Wool Wall spray blow in insulation

Are insects in your home a major concern? There are ways to kill or repel them, and some of the solutions may surprise you — like your home insulation.  Borate or borax in cellulose insulation can either kill bugs or work to repel them, helping to keep your home free from pesky pests. In today’s […]

How Long Does It Take to Install Blown-In Cellulose Insulation?

Two men spraying insulation onto wall cavities

If you need new insulation installed for your home, you’re probably wondering how long the process will take. Well, the amount of time it takes to install blown-in cellulose insulation varies from project to project due to the following factors: The size of the house or areas to be insulated Where the insulation is installed […]

Choosing the Right Insulation: Blown-In Insulation vs. Spray Foam

Blown-In Insulation vs Spray Foam

When it comes to choosing the proper insulation for your home, it can be a difficult decision. Two of the most popular options are spray foam and blown-in insulation. Both types of insulation have their advantages, and it’s essential to understand the differences between them before making a final decision.  Valley Insulation explores the pros […]