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Adding loose-fill insulation to an under-insulated attic is a great way to cut heat loss and use less energy.

Installing Loose-Fill Insulation | Home Depot Canada

Mesh Loose Fill Insulation Bags - 18" x 22" (Bundle of 100)

Used for containing blown cellulose or fiberglass in an open cavity.

DIY TIP: Make a plywood rake to help you install insulation in your attic. Cut the plywood to fit in between rafters to create an even and smooth layer.

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Install baffles to keep loose fill insulation from spilling onto intake vents and blocking them.

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7 Insulation Tips to Save Money & Energy

7 Insulation Tips to Save Money & Energy | Old House Online - use loose fill insulation treated w/ borates rather than sulfates.

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Types of Loose-Fill Insulation The most common types of materials used for loose-fill insulation include cellulose, fiberglass, and mineral (rock or slag) wool. All of these materials are produced using recycled waste materials. Cellulose is primarily made from recycled newsprint. Most fiberglass contains 20%–30% recycled glass. Mineral wool is usually produced from 75% post-industrial recycled content.