Attic Insulation Calculator

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Many older homes lack sufficient attic insulation to retain heat, however it is also one of the easiest places in a home to properly insulate.  As shown in the map below, different regions of the country have different R-Values for the types of insulation required in their particular climates.  The folks over at The Home Depot have put together a handy attic insulation calculator to help determine your area’s recommended R-value and estimate how much insulation is needed to help keep your property warm in the winter.   Simply enter your information for a quick estimate of the attic insulation you’ll need.

Click here to determine your attic insulation requirements.

 

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