Aerolite Insulation is one of the oldest forms of Roof Insulation. In fact, Think Pink Aerolite has been on the market for over 100 years. From humble beginnings, Aerolite has evolved over the years to the state of the art Insulation product that it is today.
In fact, Think Pink Aerolite has the best fire rating A/A 1/1 this means this Roof Insulation product will not burn. Considering that many home fires result in the roof space or from electrical wiring. It makes absolute sense to install a Roof Insulation product that will not burn. The potential for Aerolite Insulation to stop the flame is great.
Three Main Factors Selecting Aerolite Insulation
#1 Firstly the Insulation must have the best fire rating. As your home is a big investment. Aerolite has the highest Fire Rating A/1 Aerolite will not burn. No other Insulation carries this fire rating.
#2 All insulation being installed should be SANS compliant as well as SABS approved.
#3 Insulation should be a roll form so it does not get affected by the wind or absorb water.
Although the new Aerolite Insulation still has a slight itch factor when installing. This most certainly will not affect the homeowner. When Installed the Aerolite can be left alone for many years and this product requires no maintenance.
-Cool in Summer with Aerolite Thermal Insulation -Warmer in Winter with Aerolite Thermal Insulation -Great Acoustic and soundproofing benefits -Safe to use, in fact, this Insulation is approved for hospitals. -Save energy on heating and cooling -Fire Rating Class A/1 Aerolite Thermal Insulation will not burn –SABS approved All Aerolite Ceiling Insulation products are SABS approved -SANS compliant as per the new building legislation -Lifespan 25 to 30 years -Insulation products will reduce the Effects of mold in the home
Aerolite For a Cool Home In Summer
Aerolite Thermal Insulation will reduce the temperature in the home by as much as 4 to 8 degrees Celsius. In fact, this will reduce the need for costly cooling costs.
As we know energy whether this is for heating or cooling is expensive. Once the insulation is installed it is maintenance free. How Aerolite Insulation effects the temperature in summer is simple.
As the roof space warms up the heat pressure buildup increases with this. In fact in many homes on a hot summer day, we get readings of as much as 58 degrees on the ceiling.
This, unfortunately, this is like underfloor heating only this is above your head. Reducing this heat gain will reduce the temperature in the home substantially.
How Aerolite Insulation effects the temperature in summer is simple. As the roof space warms up the heat pressure buildup increases with this.
Aerolite For Warmer Home In Winter
In winter the Aerolite Thermal Insulation will reduce the heat flow out of the home. The Ceiling is very cold in winter and as all heat in the home rises, this is lost to the ceiling space. Installing Thermal Insulation for your roof will improve the winter chill substantially.
Installing Thermal Insulation for your roof will improve the winter chill substantially. In fact, more than 35% of all heat is lost through the ceiling into the roof space.
Installing SANS compliant Ceiling Insulation will reduce heat flow loss through the ceiling by as much as 90%.
Aerolite Sound Proofing Benefits
The 135mm Aerolite has a Noise Reduction Coefficient 1.1 NRC this is great for reducing noise in the home or office.
Roof Insulation Western Cape Pty Ltd installs this Insulation as soundproofing in clubs as well as pubs to reduce the impact of noise pollution in these establishments.
As a large percentage of noise pollution comes through the roof it is important to insulate these areas correctly to reduce the impact of noise.
Is Aerolite Safe To Use?
All tests done over many years have proved that there are no associated health risks with Think Pink Aerolite.
In fact, the modern Aerolite Insulation is the best in the world in my opinion. We Install all types of Insulation products and Aerolite is our product of choice.
In fact, the Aerolite products are approved for use in hospitals. This insulation product has the best fire rating of all insulation products. So for the safety of patients, 135mm Aerolite is Installed.
Save Energy And Money With Thermal Insulation
Thermal Insulation that is SANS compliant will reduce the need for costly heating or cooling. In fact, this is made possible as the Thermal Insulation will reduce heat loss or gain by as much as 90%.
The Thermal Insulation if installed correctly will pay for itself in two to three years. Thereafter giving many years of energy saving.
Aerolite Insulation has The Best Fire Rating
In fact, with the A/1 fire rating, Aerolite will not burn. There are no fire retardants with Aerolite Insulation, however, the insulation is naturally fire resistant.
The fire rating is so good on this insulation that a blowtorch can be pointed at the insulation with extreme flame and the insulation will not ignite.
In fact, this makes Aerolite Insulation one of the safest Ceiling Insulation products. Your home is always one of your best investments. Install Aerolite Insulation and don’t let your home go up in flames.
Aerolite is SABS Approved
All Aerolite Thermal Insulation Products are SABS approved. This means the product is manufactured to the highest standards.
In fact, the manufacturers Isover St Gobain are a massive Insulation company with manufacturing plants throughout the world.
Isover is one of the main producers of Roof Insulation as well as industrial insulation products in Europe.
Aerolite Roof Insulation is Sans Compliant
In fact, as of January 2013, all new homes that are built must comply with the SANS legislation. This is that all homes must install Roof Insulation with a specific R-value for the region that your home is in.
The country has been divided into Zones. The Western Cape must have an R-value of 3.70 when the Roof Insulation is installed. This R-value 3.70 is achieved with the 135mm Aerolite Insulation.
Aerolite Insulation Lifespan
The Insulation lifespan on Aerolite is 25 to 35 years. This Roof Insulation Product will outlast most homes.
Aerolite will not rot or collapse with time as the products are manufactured from recycled glass and naturally occurring silica sand. In fact, this insulation is regarded as eco-friendly.
Aerolite Insulation Reduces the Impact Of Mold
Installing Aerolite Ceiling Insulation on the ceiling of your home will help reduce the impact of mold in the home.
Mold is generally created in homes that are leaking cold air in winter and lack of insulation. Improving the temperature in the home in most cases will reduce mold considerably.
All our Aerolite Installers are well trained and are all permanent staff. All Ceiling Insulation work is covered by our 5-year guarantee. Workmanship fully supervised from start to finish. As Roof Insulation Installers we have fully comprehensive insurance for your peace of mind.
Aerolite Insulation Price Per Roll
For the best Aerolite prices visit our Aerolite Price List Page. We are confident our Aerolite prices are unmatched in South Africa.
Our price per roll for the DIY installer or the builder installer are the best in the Cape.
For homeowners or contractors who would like to self-install we offer a direct call service for people who have bought the Aerolite from Roof Insulation Western Cape.