Ceiling Insulation

Improve your home’s health with the right insulation solution

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Where the greatest heat loss occurs

 

Did you know that your home can lose as much as 30% of its warmth through the ceiling?  And up to 10% through the floor?  As registered installers, we can carry out home evaluations and subsequent insulation installations.

We guarantee our work and materials.  Our customers receive a compliance certificate on work completion.

We are based in Levin and install insulation from Wellington to Whanganui and surrounding areas.  Our business is insulation – and we know what we’re doing!

Common questions

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What insulation brands do you use?

We use Earthwool Glasswool and Mammoth.  The product used is dependant on your property’s location and other factors.  As registered installers, we select the right product for your home!

Why is insulating your ceiling so important?

Did you know you can lose up to a whopping 35% of heat through your ceiling? Having ceiling insulation helps to keep your home warm in winter, but also cooler in summer, how cool is that!  It also helps to make heating your home more cost effective.  Ceiling insulation can also help reduce noise and your power bill!

Contact us today to book your free, no obligation assessment. 

How much ceiling insulation will I need?

You need to meet the energy efficiency requirements set out in the Building Code, whether you are building a new home or making additions or alterations to an existing home.

The requirements vary for different parts of the country, to ensure New Zealand homes are fit for purpose. More insulation is needed for houses in colder climates.

  • Zone 1 – Northland, Auckland, Coromandel: R-Value 2.9
  • Zone 2 – Rest of the North Island except Central Plateau: R-Value 2.9
  • Zone 3 – North Island Central Plateau and all of the South Island: R-Value 3.3

Remember that these are the minimum levels of ceiling insulation when retrofitting to an existing house and it is often worthwhile to install at a level above the very minimum. We recommend asking for a quote on the minimum level plus a higher R-Value and then make a call for what your budget can afford.

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How do I meet ceiling insulation - healthy home standards for my rental property?

Ceiling and underfloor insulation has been compulsory in all rental homes since 1 July 2019. The healthy homes insulation standard builds on the current regulations and some existing insulation will need to be topped up or replaced.

All private rentals must comply with the healthy homes standards within 90 days of any new or renewed tenancy after 1 July 2021, with all private rentals complying by 1 July 2024. All boarding houses must comply by 1 July 2021. All houses rented by Kāinga Ora (formerly Housing New Zealand) and registered Community Housing Providers must comply by 1 July 2023.

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Do you offer financing or insulation grants?

Although we don’t offer financing options at this stage there may be finance options through your bank.  Click here for further information:

ANZ
Westpac

If you are with another bank, please enquire with them directly, as most major banks offer a ‘home loan top-up’ for insulation.

*You may also be eligible for the Warmer Kiwi Homes grant.  The easiest way to find out is to contact us here.

Our customer feedback!

“I highly recommend you guys you have been outstanding to work with, great workmanship and we cannot fault you”

Harcourts Property Management

“It’s been a pleasure working with you [Sandra] and Chris. You’re a dynamic team.”

Rob, Builderscrack 

I have been on the phone with Chris a couple of times concerning issues regarding the installation and he was really helpful, taking the time to explain what was the issue and what needs to be resolved before he can complete the job. It has been easy to reschedule jobs with you and I’m really thankful for your flexibility.

Quinovic property management Whitby

Complete this form now, to find out if you, or your home, qualifies for an insulation grant

Book a FREE assessment today!

Insulation Tech NZ are the smart choice.

Book your FREE insulation assessment and one of the Insulation Tech NZ team will visit your property, check what you need and discuss what insulation you require for your home. You will be provided a report on what is required in your home based on which assessment you have booked.  We are registered providers for the Warmer Kiwi Homes Programme.

Call us now and our friendly team will book your measure and quote at a time that suits you.

Chris: 027 767 1472
Sandra: 027 568 1765

Mon – Fri: 7.00am – 6.00pm

Closed Saturdays, Sundays and Public Holidays (mostly!).

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