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Aerolite FAQ

Aerolite FAQ below a guide to most FAQ over the last few years.

Roof Insulation Pricing in Cape Town – How does Roof Insulation Installed save me money?

Contact us for a Free Quote.  Aerolite saves you money (Roof Insulation Pricing Available) by saving money on energy bills. It cuts down on cooling costs and heating costs by keeping the heat out.This will save energy in summer and keeping the cold out in winter.   Reduce the effect of the heat in the roof radiating into your home through a thin rhino board ceiling and you save the heat in your home in winter from rising and getting sucked through the ceiling into the cold roof. Roof Insulation Pricing is affordable as we buy our products in bulk so you benefit from the discounted rates.

How does Aerolite improve the temperature in my home in summer and winter?

In summer Aerolte insulation will stop the heat flow in the roof area from coming into the home via the Ceiling and in winter it will retain the warm energy in your home.

With the strong winds in Cape Town will Aerolite be blown around in my roof?

No Aerolite is roll insulation and it is cut wider than the beams to fit snugly between the beams. Aerolite is not like loose fibre type insulation.

How does Aerolite save me money?

Aerolite save you money by saving money on energy bills. Cut down on cooling costs and heating costs by keeping the heat out in summer and keeping the cold out in winter.  To reduce the effect of the heat in the roof radiating into your home through a thin rhino board ceiling and you save the heat in your home in winter from rising and getting sucked through the ceiling into the cold roof.

Will rats nest in my Aerolite Insulation?

No Aerolite is not made from paper or fabric it is a fibreglass insulation and is not a cosy product for rats and other vermin.

Is roof insulation compulsory?

Yes roof insulation is compulsory as of January 2013, however it is not compulsory on existing building or homes. It would be advisable to install Aerolite insulation as it will make your home SANS compliant if you install 135mm Aerolite R-value 3.70. And it will save money and energy.

Do you have to remove tiles on my roof to install Aerolite?

No all Aerolite rolls go through the trap door. We do not disturb your tiles or plastic underlay as this could cause problems for you in the future.

Does Aerolite insulation make a lot of dust in my home when installed?

No there is not a lot of dust as all Aerolite insulation is taken into your roof via the trap door. This is then closed and all work is then done in the roof.

Is Aerolite a health risk?

Aerolite and fibreglass insulation has been used for over 70 years worldwide. Glass wool (fibreglass) insulation products have been proved to be very popular throughout the world.  In fact in many movies one can clearly see fibreglass insulation in walls as well as roofs. It is a safe to use insulation is probably the most well documented and tested building materials in the world.

Can my geyser and pipes in my roof be insulated with Aerolite and will it save me money?

Yes your geyser in your roof can and must be insulated as well as your hot water pipes. This will retain the hot water in the geyser for longer. Also by wrapping the hot water pipes you will retain the hot water in the pipes for longer saving you running out loads of cold water to eventually get to the hot water. A correctly insulated geyser and pipes will pay for itself in 2 to 3 years on the money you save.

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