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Homeowners and businesses throughout the Durham Region have long relied upon the expertise of Durham Insulation. From the installation of spray foam insulation to batt and blown insulation to mould and insulation removal services, we focus on providing energy-efficient solutions that help our customers save money on their monthly energy bills. 


On this page, you’ll find several informative insulation blog topics. Should you not find the specific topic you’d like more information about listed below, feel free to contact us with any questions or concerns you may have. Remember, we also provide free estimates for all your residential and commercial insulation needs in Oshawa and surrounding areas!

  • spray foam insulation
    17/11/2017
    5 Signs Your Home Insulation Needs Replacing

    Insulation plays a crucial role in the energy efficiency of a home by acting as a barrier between the exterior and the interior. Quality insulation keeps a home comfortable and makes it possible to trap cooled or heated air inside. Without proper insulation, more than half of the heating and cooling energy used in a home would simply escape through the roof, walls, or crawlspace. As an insulation company providing spray foam insulation in Bowmanville, the team at Durham Insulation believes that it's important for homeowners to be familiar with the signs that their insulation needs replacing.

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  • Mould remediation in Bowmanville
    31/08/2017
    Key Components of Mould Infestation and Remediation

    Not all mould is visible. Often it hides in attics and behind walls but once you’ve identified it in your home, it’s important to take immediate action. Mould spreads quickly and can penetrate deeply into surfaces, making it progressively more difficult to get rid of the longer it’s left untreated.

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  • Ice damming in Bowmanville
    10/08/2017
    5 Common Ice Damming Myths

    When snow starts to melt on your roof but then refreezes elsewhere on the surface, an ice dam forms. When melting commences again, the moisture collects under the ice dam and then has the potential to seep underneath the protective outer-layer of your roof. The worst-case scenario involves this water then penetrating the interior layers of your home. The central offender in ice damming? Uneven heating of the roof’s surface. This is why ice dams most commonly form at the edges of roofs and form those picturesque but less-than-ideal icicles. While most of us are well-versed to ice damming in Bowmanville and the potential hazards, many myths about their nature and how to deal with them prevail. Here are some of the more common ones.


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  • Products used by our insulation company in Oshawa
    25/07/2017
    3 Types of Insulation Used by Our Insulation Company in Oshawa

    Considering getting services from an insulation company in Oshawa or throughout the GTA for your home? Whether you’re in need of a complete insulation solution or are simply looking to add on to what already exists in your home, you have options. These are the most commonly used types of insulation and their attributes.


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  • Save money with blown insulation in Whitby
    25/07/2017
    How You Can Save Money on Heating with Blown Insulation in Whitby & Bowmanville

    Year after year, Ontarians spend big money on heating their homes. And if you heat with electricity, your heating costs have gone up more than 15 percent over the last year. Yet many homes lose heat through their roofs due to inadequate blown insulation in Whitby. While edifices in warmer climates can get away with insulation at an R-value of 38, us lucky folk living in the Great White North require R-49 to achieve adequate protection from our extreme winter temperatures.



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