Conserve Energy and use nontoxic materials. Compared to fiberglass insulation, our natural fiber insulation: * Doesn't require a warning label * Has mostly recycled content * Non-toxic; no respiratory or other safety equipment recommended * Retains R-value in colder conditions because it is denser * Has superior acoustical properties; controls airborne noise such as airplanes * Requires less energy to manufacturer * Does not contain formaldehyde
Polish Modern Architecture - Plastic House in Lodz, Poland
Polish architecture practice moomoo architects have designed a house that will be clad entirely in a plastic insulating material normally used for roofing. To be located in Łódź, Poland, the design is based on that of traditional Polish houses but the roof rises steeply towards one end of the building. One wall will protrude from More
The Best Window Insulating Material For Older Windows
A few months ago when we started talking about winterizing your home, there weren't many snowflakes on the ground and we definitely hadn't seen any sub-zero temperatures yet. But the world has since turned cold and all winter long we've been keeping toasty with what we consider to be one of the best insulation products on the market. Forget that plastic sheeting stuff—this is where it's at!