Home Insulation


Knauf Insulation makes ambitious sustainability commitments

Knauf Insulation has unveiled ambitious commitments for 2025 as part of its new global sustainability strategy ‘For A Better World’. The strategy outlines the company’s long-term goals of ‘Putting People First’, ‘Creating Better Buildings’, ‘Achieving Carbon Zero’ and ‘Delivering a Circular Economy’.

IMA releases ‘Insulation for Sustainability’ guide

The ‘Insulation for Sustainability’ document, produced by XCO2 and released by the Insulation Manufacturers Association, looks at how to achieve an effective thermal insulation strategy.

Soprema urges specifiers to consider the sustainability of the materials they...

The insulation and waterproofing specialist, Soprema, is urging specifiers to upgrade from greener to greenest with the government’s Green Homes Grant scheme.

Ravatherm XPS X 200 SB offers an alternative to PIR for...

Have you considered XPS as an affordable and effective alternative for residential floor insulation as opposed to traditional PIR products?

Green Homes Grant scheme must be backed by strong supply chain

Following the £2 billion Green Homes Grant scheme to upgrade the energy efficiency of homes across England, the provision of high-quality insulation building products will need to be guaranteed to meet demand, says CCF.

Knauf Insulation launches non-combustible Soffit Linerboard

Knauf Insulation has enhanced its Earthwool Soffit Linerboard range, achieving best-in-class thermal performance, and adding rigidity to make installation even easier.

Green Homes Grant scheme presents an opportunity to tackle hard to...

The new £2 billion Green Homes Grant scheme announced by the government, provides an opportunity to tackle hard to treat homes which require more expensive insulation measures. This is according to Neil Marshall, an independent consultant.

Kingspan Insulation proposes council tax incentives and green mortgages to cut...

The ‘Energy Efficiency in Able to Pay Homes: Meeting Climate Change Goals’ paper from Kingspan Insulation offers clear policy recommendations to raise the energy efficiency of UK homes as part of the country’s net-zero carbon commitments.

An introduction to the Ravatherm XPS X e-learning module

The free e-learning module provides an overview of Ravago Building Solutions; applications for the company’s range of insulation products; and key information about the order and delivery process.

Insulating concrete block walls: What is the best way to do...

If you want a home to remain at acceptable temperatures throughout the year by blocking the airflow through the concrete blocks, you have to insulate the walls. Fortunately, there are lots of different ways you can do this.