Reduce your cooling bills with expertly installed attic insulation
If you’ve ever gotten into your car after it’s been sitting in the summer sun for an hour or so, you know firsthand just how hot the car can get. Leather seats can make you jump, and it can take your car’s air conditioning quite a while to make the space comfortable again.
Why would a car’s interior get so much hotter than the air outside? Because of radiant energy from the sun — solar heat that keeps building up inside of your car.
During the summer, the same principle applies in your attic, where the air can become super-heated just like the air in your car. As the temperatures shoot up to 120, 130, or 140 degrees or higher, your home heats up dramatically. This forces your cooling system to work harder than ever. Your electricity use spikes and you spend a lot more money.
Pipe Works Services installs radiant barriers in attics and are expert in saving energy through your attic, as well as many other parts of your home. For your free radiant barrier estimate, call or e-mail us today! We serve Madison, Chatham, Summit, and surrounding New Jersey areas.
- Reduce cooling costs by as much as 15%
- A radiant barrier can lower attic temperatures by as much as 30° F
- Items stored in the attic are less likely to be damaged by high temperatures with a radiant barrier installed
- A radiant barrier can improve the performance of attic ductwork
- During the heating season, an attic radiant barrier reflects warmth from the house back toward the living space
We can help you choose the right type of reflective insulation
Radiant barriers are sometimes referred to as “reflective insulation” and “radiant barrier insulation” because, similar to insulation, they can effectively slow the transfer of heat.
In an attic, the radiant barriers we use work by reflecting heat. When it’s hot, up to 97% of the sun’s heat can be reflected outside by a radiant barrier. This will reduce the heat gain and take a load off of your air conditioning. In the winter, this reflective effect works the other way, reflecting heat from the house back toward your living space.
Get an estimate for radiant barrier panels in New Jersey
As the local expert for home insulation, Pipe Works Services offers professional radiant barrier installation and specializes in a variety of insulation solutions. Our insulation services are available in Summit, Madison, Chatham, Florham Park, Basking Ridge, Union, Short Hills, Millburn, Somerset, Clifton, Nutley, Randolph, Maplewood, South Plainfield, Livingston, and Northern and Central NJ.