Attic Insulation

Attic Insulation Near Wilmington, Bear, Dover

Why Homeowners Choose Us For Their Attic Insulation

  • SuperAttic™ system keeps attic cool in summer, warm in winter
  • warrantied installation and professional service
  • Many solutions: rigid foam, blown in cellulose and fiberglass

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What Our Customers Say About Us!

The professional manner that the energy audit was handled - all matters were explained completely. The office staff was courteous and helpful. The installation crews arrived on time and were courteous. After the job was completed the crew performed an excellent job with cleanup.
- Cindy in Wilmington, DE

Recent Testimonials
  • "I wanted to pass this along in case anyone was interested in having their home checked through this special..." Read Full Testimonial

    Tina S. of Centreville, MD

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              Hello everyone! I wanted to pass this along in case anyone was interested in having their home checked through this special incentive. Since we moved in, we have had challenges with high propane bills, drafty rooms, air leakage, etc and wanted to get a professional audit so I could figure out ways to conserve and be more comfortable. We had our audit done today. Our Energy Consultant was Kevin Knowles from "Dr. Energy Saver." He did an extremely thorough audit of the whole house which included an evaluation of the crawl space, attic, blower door test (to test for actual percentage of air leakage), and he used thermal imaging to detect areas of missing/low insulation and leakage in walls and around base boards. He was extremely knowlegeable, and I could tell he took his job seriously and cared about giving us great customer service. Generous tax credits and rebates from Delmarva are anticipated for 2012, so any work you may want to have done will become more affordable as well as increase comfort and allow the potential to save on monthly energy bills. If you call, please ask for Kevin and tell them Tina and Brandon Squibb sent you! Good luck, Tina :0)
    Tina S.
    Centreville, MD
  • "Ron A. first learned about Dr. Energy Saver Delmarva and everything we do when visiting our booth at a local..." Read Full Testimonial

    Ron A. of Newark, DE

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              Ron A. first learned about Dr. Energy Saver Delmarva and everything we do when visiting our booth at a local health fair. A few months later he was ready to call us in to get his Newark. DE home evaluated and solve some comfort issues they have been experienced. During the inspection, our technicians found some insulation deficiencies in the garage, the attic and the crawl space. There was also mold in the crawl space, something that Ron didn't know before the inspection. The garage was insulated and the attic received 25 extra inches of blown cellulose to bring it up to the recommended R-Value for the region. The crawl space was insulated, sealed and a dehumidifier now controls humidity in the area to keep mold from coming back.
    Ron A.
    Newark, DE
  • "Reasonable Price for Quality Work." Read Full Testimonial

    Carolyn & Tony D. of Dover, DE

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              Dr. Energy Saver provides great service for a reasonable price. The crew (Jim & Thomas) were courteous, hardworking, and answered all my questions about what they were doing and why.
    Carolyn & Tony D.
    Dover, DE
  • "Innovative products with the technical knowledge to back it up." Read Full Testimonial

    Susan K. of Seaford, DE

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              Just two of the reasons we chose Dr. Energy Saver was the innovative products that they offer and the knowledge they demostrated about home performance and how they could fix the issues we were having.
    Susan K.
    Seaford, DE
  • "Cathy received a survey from Dr. Energy Saver Delmarva about our company and services. This is what she had..." Read Full Testimonial

    Cathy R. of Hockessin, DE

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              Mike was very easy to work with. I feel he listened to all of our questions and concerns and that he welcomes them. I appreciate all of your aids (videos, booklet, etc.) and meters to educate your clients and see the situation as it is. It leaves me feeling like I am making an informed decision and the structure of your policies is outstanding! Thank you!
    Cathy R.
    Hockessin, DE
  • "John was asked about out company's services by a phone survey and this was his response." Read Full Testimonial

    John B. of Salisbury, MD

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              The production crew came in, got right to it and certainly didn't fool around. The one man that does the actual blow in of the insulation went above and beyond the call of duty on some of the areas he had to get too. They didn't mess around which is exactly the way I like it. I'm very pleased with the work.
    John B.
    Salisbury, MD
  • ""You're crew were very mannerly"." Read Full Testimonial

    Mary Jo K. of Wilmington, DE

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              You're whole crew were very mannerly and had excellent workmanship.
    Mary Jo K.
    Wilmington, DE

What An Attic Insulation Upgrade Can Do For You & Your Home's Energy Efficiency

Attic insulation installation is a VERY popular energy-saving improvement in Delaware & E. Shore Maryland. That's because more energy (and money!) is lost through the attic than through any other part of the house.

What makes matters worse is that most homes have attic insulation that's inadequate and/or poorly installed. Existing attic insulation in many homes may be as minimal as R-19.

Increasing Attic Insulation In the Winter

In greater Delmarva, Delaware & E. Shore Maryland for your home to go through a cold winter with so little insulation is like you wearing a t-shirt in a snowstorm.

What your house really needs is the equivalent of a thick down-filled parka.

More specifically, the U.S. Department of Energy recommends between R-49 and R-60 of attic insulation for homes in Delaware & E. Shore Maryland. That's at least a 16-in.-thick blanket of fiberglass insulation!

Lawson Home Services is an expert attic insulation installer and proudly installs attic insulation in Wilmington, Bear, Dover, Delaware & E. Shore Maryland, and the surrounding areas including Salisbury, Newark, Easton, Middletown, Claymont, Berlin, Hockessin, Seaford, Stevensville, Millsboro, Grasonville, Georgetown, Lewes, Centreville.

Insulating your attic to recommended levels can cut heating and cooling costs by 20% or more.

If your attic is costing you money because of inadequate insulation,
Dr. Energy Saver can help.

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Importance of Air Sealing and Insulating Attics

Larry Janesky explains that insulation is also needed in warmer areas. Insulation prevents heat transfer. It prevents hot air from being transferred to the outside in the wintertime, and prevents the attic's scorching heat from being transferred into the living areas of your home during the summer.

Combining Attic Insulation & Sealing Air Leaks For Ample Energy Conservation 

New Insulation installed in Salisbury attic

Baffles keep ventilation channels open. Plastic spacers are installed between rafters in the attic to maintain a vent space beneath the roof surface after new insulation is installed.

Air-sealing is a critical step because it stops conditioned interior air from leaking into the attic. Dr. Energy Saver uses a variety of materials and techniques to stop this energy-wasting air leakage.

Installing baffles ensures proper attic ventilation. Sized to fit between the rafters in the attic, plastic baffles maintain a ventilation space between the attic's soffit vents (located along the eaves) and the ridge vent. Installing baffles before adding more attic insulation helps avoid damage from ice dams and excess moisture.

Old insulation can be reused most of the time. As long as the existing insulation is not wet, moldy or overly compressed, it can usually be put back into place after the attic has been air-sealed and before new insulation is installed.

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Sealing air leaks and maintaining a comfortable roof temperature means you'll be preventing and removing ice damming too!

Lawson Home Services is an expert attic insulation installer in Wilmington, Dover, Bear, Salisbury, Newark, Easton, Middletown, Claymont, Berlin, Hockessin, Grasonville, Seaford, Stevensville, Centreville, Georgetown, Lewes, Millsboro, and surrounding areas.

Start Saving Energy and Money With An Attic Insulation Upgrade.

Call 1-833-397-0163 or contact us online to schedule a home inspection and estimate for home insulation in Delaware & E. Shore Maryland.

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