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Soundproof your home with Acoustic Insulation

Sound transfer through your home’s walls can be a big problem for many New Zealanders. There are two main issues that may lead you to soundproof your home. These include noise entering the home from external sources like a neighbours social gathering, traffic or machinery operating outside the home. The other issue is internal noise...

Is your home prepared for Winter?

Winter is fast approaching and now is the time many Kiwi families start planning for the cold and wet winters New Zealand is typically known for. With that in mind, is your home prepared for Winter? Here’s our tips to help you get your home prepared for winter Preparing in advance helps you to tackle...

Why is CosyWall Insulation the best retrofit insulation for your existing walls?

CosyWall Is the perfect solution for your existing walls as it creates a healthier and safer home environment. CosyWall Insulation is distributed nationally through authorised resellers like Insultech Insulation. It’s a special dry fiber glass wool insulation, manufactured as a high-performance wall insulation product. CosyWall Insulation is CodeMark certified a with 50-year guarantee which provides...

5 ways to stay cool this summer

It’s a new year, summer is upon us and it’s heating up fast. Here are 5 tips to reduce the heat and keep cool this summer. 1. Air circulation is a great way to keep your home cool this summer. Opening the house, doors and windows will allow any breeze to circulate through your home....

Improve your home’s thermal envelope

Your home’s thermal envelope includes any structures and materials that separate the interior and exterior air flow.  Having an airtight thermal envelope will reduce the power bills and keep your home comfortable year-round. Keeping the outside air out, and the inside air in.  Your home’s thermal envelope is made up from:  Insulation  Windows  Floors  Roofs  Foundations  Outer walls  Doors To put it simply your home’s thermal envelop is your heat flow control. The...