Insulation is an important element of Canadian living but one that receives little attention because it’s behind walls and hidden away in attics and crawl spaces – and it came that ways when we bought it.
O’Reilly Brothers, Ottawa, has provided a collection of informative articles about all things insulation for our valued clients. Be sure to check back often, as we will be posting frequently!
With the recent wave of home renovation celebrities like Mike Holmes promoting the value of spray foam insulation, more and more Canadians are asking – is this right for my home or business and what its benefits are. For over 45 years, the team at O’Reilly Brothers has expanded its knowledge and skills to provide you with the best products and installation methods specifically adapted to your needs – including spray foam insulation in Ottawa.
If your house’s insulation system contains vermiculite minerals, you might want to think twice about carrying out any major maintenance, renovation or demolition work before consulting a qualified vermiculite removal contractor in Ottawa—it might just spare you a health scare in the long run.
If you’re thinking of renovating, repairing or demolishing a structure built prior to 1990, you may want to consult a qualified abatement contractor to ensure the safe detection and removal of asbestos.
Ottawa residences are all looking to make a huge difference in home energy bills each winter. For many, this means installing energy efficient light bulbs. While that smaller effort can be beneficial, if you live in a draft home, having well insulated and properly ventilated house can both save money and add comfort. Most homes already have insulation, but homes with moisture in the basement or poor ventilation often have failing insulation.