Attic Insulation Check Ruler
Checking your attic insulation levels is an important step in figuring out just how energy efficient (or inefficient) your home may be. Affordable Comfort has designed an easy-to-use Attic Insulation Check Ruler to help you through the process.

We created a video that walks you through the process of using the ruler to check your insulation, you can watch it here:
1
Identify the type of attic insulation you have.
Cellulose Insulation
CELLULOSE
R-Value: 3.6 per in.
Fiberglass Insulation
FIBERGLASS
R-Value: 2.8 per in.
Rock Wool Insulation
ROCK WOOL
R-Value: 2.9 per in.
Vermiculite Insulation
VERMICULITE
R-Value: 1.8 per in.
2
Check the depth.
Attic Insulation Check Ruler
3
Multiply the R-value associated with your insulation type by the number of inches.
Here is an example:   Fiberglass - 2.8   x   6"   =   R-Value: R17  
4
Check the map to see how your insulation measures up to recommendations.
R Values MapR Values ChartEnergy Star
Build to recommended R-Value:   R49  
5
Use our Online Calculator to get a quote.
Or give us a call and we will come out and give you a free estimate. 314-884-0092