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External Insulation (Part 2)

There is a lot of information to be told about external insulation which is why we broke it into two blog posts. Our last blog post (External Insulation Part 1) talked about what exactly external insulation is, when and why should you get it, which buildings it suits best and also costs and estimates of […]

External Insulation (Part 1)

Following some questions at the ideal homes show, we have decided to dedicate the upcoming weeks blogposts to the different types of insulation. If you have any questions you’d like to ask let us know in the comments below or connect with us on Facebook, Twitter or LinkedIn. What is External Insulation? External Insulation is […]

What is the Ideal Homes Show?

“Home is where love resides, memories are created, friends are always welcome and family is forever.” The Ideal Home Show, in association with Ireland AM runs from April 11th to the 13th in the RDS, Simmons Court, Dublin and is the largest exhibition for home owners in Ireland. It offers home owners the opportunity to […]

How to improve “Air Tightness” in a building

A major source of heat loss in buildings is through windows and doors. Often times, a lot of people feel the necessity to change their windows and doors completely in order to reduce this heat loss. ┬áThis can often be costly and unnecessary. Air tightness reduces the amount of heat loss via windows and doors. […]

What is the “best” type of insulation?

What is the best type of Insulation? Some people might tell you external insulation, some cavity wall pumping, others, internal dry lining. The honest answer? There is no single “best” type of insulation. It all depends on the house, the consumer and the budget. If you google “heat loss in homes?” a stock image usually […]