There are varieties of insulation available in the market and you have to choose according to your needs. Fiberglass, foam insulation and cellulose are few to mention that has different R-value. The material of the insulation also differs in its thickness and density. The commonly used insulation which is usually found in the commercial and residential buildings is blanket insulation, rigid board insulation, spray foam insulation and loose fill insulation.
Types of insulation machines available
Firstly, the loose fill insulation is the most essential one that is made of the loose fibers and fiber pellets that can easily fill in the cavities or the attics that is being used in special machines. They are truly expensive, but have been considered to be an efficient one which can completely insulate the thing and also make it airtight. There are different types of loose fill insulation available which is known as cellulose and fiberglass and also there is the availability of Rockwool mixture.
In the category of insulation machines, green insulation is also available and the cellulose is actually composed of the recycled newspaper that can be chemically treated in order to make it a fire resistant product. The fiberglass and the Rockwool mixture can be used in the blow-in blanket system that can give complete coverage and also better insulation.
Blanket insulation is available
The blanket insulation is also available that is actually made of mineral fibers and they are available in the blanket rolls of different widths. They are actually used in order to insulate the floor, walls and ceilings and they can also be installed in between the wooden frames and rafters. They are actually quite affordable types and can require utmost precision and care. While installing the system you need to be careful and also it is highly effective.
Presence of spray foam insulation
The spray foam of the insulation blowers is actually composed of two different liquids, popularly known as the polymer agent and a foaming agent. They are actually sprayed into the cavities that can make things airtight. While applying the liquid foam it gets expand and turn into the solid plastic which actually comprise of countless air filled cells. They can be an expensive solution than any other forms of insulation available in the market. But, you can be rest assured that it is easy to install and can also be done without any professional help.
Insulation blowers in different insulation
The cellulose insulation is actually made from the recycled ground up newspaper. The material is actually treated with the flame retardant and it is then blown into the attics that are used with the help of a machine. It is actually available in the below form and not in the batt form like that of the fiberglass or cotton. Cellulose can actually be dusty and it is blown into applications that can settle nicely. Cellulose insulation derives its R value from the thickness. The higher the R value will actually decide the price of the insulation machine and this will influence your buying decision.