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northern 12-25-2009 09:31 PM

synthetic or natural insulation??
 
Hey guys, Almost ready to install my insulation, and we were just wondering what kind of pros and cons or benefits of using synthetic insulation(the pink stuff) over natural(wool mix style) insulation for my home? Any pros and cons for either one? Thanks!

GBR 12-28-2009 02:39 PM

Welcome To Home Energy Magazine Online

Cellulose vs. Fiberglass attic insulation: Which is better?

http://www.cellulose.org/userdocs/TechnicalSpecifications/ConsumerUpdate02-InsulationEffectiveness.pdf

BuildingGreen.com - EBN: 18:10 - Mineral Wool Residential and Commercial Insulation

BuildingGreen.com - EBN: 14:1 - Insulation: Thermal Performance is Just the Beginning

Be safe, Gary


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