We’re committed to getting the best possible results for all of our clients, whether we’re installing for you or you’re taking the DIY underfloor insulation path. That’s why we provide detailed installation instructions to ensure a quality job every time.
If you’ve ever worked with materials like fibreglass before, you’ll know that it can really make you itch! Not only that but loose fibres can fly off into your eyes or even be breathed into your lungs!
At ecoMaster, we take the safety and well-being of our installers very seriously, and this extends to you if you’re taking on DIY underfloor insulation. Polyester is a safe, low-allergenic, non-irritant material that is safe to touch with you bare hands. Think about this – much of the soft furnishings in your home are made with polyester!
Many people choose to install DIY underfloor insulation to save themselves the cost of professional installation. Often this is so that they can put it towards the next phase of their ecoHome Retrofit Plan. This means that they can afford to do more things that will continue to benefit their comfort and bring down their energy bills.
For example, one client decided to take on the DIY underfloor insulation project with his dad and put the extra money aside to install his solar panels and some much-needed draught proofing.
Having the best quality insulation is one thing, but it all means nothing unless you install it to last! That’s why, when you order your insulation from ecoMaster, we provide you with everything you need to carry out a job we’ll both be proud of. Our instructions clearly demonstrate the best way to install your DIY underfloor insulation safely.
WARNING: Risk of Electrocution! There is live wiring under floors! Be aware of wiring and always use a double-insulated stapler and follow our instructions carefully to stay safe!
Want to learn how to install an ecoMaster quality DIY underfloor insulation job? Or perhaps you’re just curious about how we get such a fantastic result? Well, we’re happy to share our secrets.
Stapling insulation between the joists is the most effective way to install bulk insulation beneath the floor. It holds the material firmly against the floor and doesn’t allow any access for rodents. By virtue of its heat-bonded fibres, polyester is the only type of insulation that can be secured in this way.
Here’s a video showing how easy it is to install polyester insulation the ecoMaster way …