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Insulation Contractors Mableton GA

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Hargrave Home Improvement
(404) 271-1918
3151 Bunker Hill Circle
Marietta, GA
Services
Doors, Basement remodeling, Decks & Porches, Drywall and Plaster, Additions, Painting, Handyman, Siding, Framing, Kitchen remodeling, Countertops, Tiling, Barns Sheds & Outbuildings, Bathroom remodeling, Garage & Carport, Flooring, Carpenters, Cabinets
Service Types
Residential
Company Information
Hours : 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM M,T,W,T,F,S
Years in Business : 8 Years
Licensing Information
General Liability Insurance : Yes
License # : Georgia State RBQA004302
Payment Options
Accepts Credit Cards

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E. L. Thompson Associates, LLC
(404) 872-4726
2255 Cumberland Parkway
Charlotte, NC
 
Center Bros Inc
(404) 494-9500
4076 Blanton Ave Sw
Atlanta, GA
 
Anning Johnson Company
(404) 816-2720
3344 Peachtree Rd Ne
Atlanta, GA
 
Atlanta/Pro-Serve Ceiling & Wall Repair
(404) 378-7050
2142 Memorial Dr Se
Atlanta, GA
 
The Siding Doctor
1880 West Oak Parkway #214
Marietta, GA
Services
Specialty Contractor, Remodeler

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LNJ Commerical Contracting
(404) 351-3645
1841 Marietta Blvd Nw
Atlanta, GA
 
Broadcast Technology Group
(404) 817-3575
1050 Techwood Dr Nw
Atlanta, GA
 
Interstate Drywall
(404) 327-4720
1750 Briarwood Rd Ne
Atlanta, GA
 
Interior Construction Services
(770) 454-0325
3150 Oakcliff Industrial St
Atlanta, GA
 
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HandymanWire -Miscellaneous Insulation Questions and Answers



Noise Reduction

Noise reduction


I have a problem with noise from outside in the house. I have hard wood floors. My house is old and has plaster walls and wood exterior. I've upgraded the windows and have insulated attic, but that has not helped. I'm thinking of having insulation shot in the walls but I've been warned that can be a nightmare down the road. Are the any inexpensive fixes you can suggest, or any sites I should be looking at.

The insulation in the walls will certainly help. Where do you live? Insulation is usually a good idea anyway(except where you don't need heat or air conditioning) I do not know what the nightmare down the road will be...... what have you heard??

Amount Needed

Insulation

We are currently having a house built in Southern New Jersey. It was recommended to increase the
insulation in the ceiling from R30 to R38 and in the walls from R13 to R15. The builder came back
with an additional cost of $650 for the walls and $400 for the ceiling. The house is 2 stories with
approximately 2100 square feet. I am looking for a recommendation as to the validity in what we are
doing and what you think of the cost. Would we save enough in our heat and cooling bills to justify the cost?

Without crunching the numbers considering surface area etc., I would bet that the increase in 2 R on the wall is NOT worth it. The ceiling most likely is. How did he propose going to 15R from 13R??

ALL insulation is worth it. It just becomes a question of how long to recover initial cost. If you plan to stay in you house a few years, you will see the recovery in your heating bills tough you may not even recognize it. Though 60% of heat loss is through attics and floors,the other 40% is through walls. Any increase is helpful.
I was once a fanatic about this sort of thing....
Doing some rough figuring, using an 85% efficient furnace, I figure the savings of going from 13R to 15R is about 26 gallons of oil a year. That would be about a 25 year payback.... That isn't much... typically you would like to make your investment payback in 5 years.


Insulation

I recently bought a raised ranch. There are two bedrooms over the garage that are always cold. I removed the ceiling from the garage and I found that there was R-8 insulation installed with the paper side down (facing you from the garage). There are also heat ducts for the two aforementioned rooms that are uninsulated (forced hot air heat). The beams are 2 x 8. House was built in 1964, steel beam construction. My questions are as follows: 1. Obviously, the ceiling is not properly insulated.... What would be the best way to insulate the garage, which R-value would be correct? Should the ducts also be wrapped before the batts are installed? 2. Should the paper-faced side of the batt face the floor of the room above or face the garage? I'm confused about this. 3. Would it be o...

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