Can You Remove Cavity Wall Insulation?

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In this post we discuss the reasonings as to why you may want to remove Cavity Wall Insulation from your home, looking at the possible problems that some homeowners may face after they have had it fitted. What is Cavity Wall Insulation? Cavity Wall Insulation is the number one way of reducing heat loss from […]

6 Amazing Alternatives to Dodgy Cavity Wall Insulation.

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A Brief Outline of Cavity Wall Insulation A Cavity is the gap / empty space, in this case its between two layers of a brickwork wall – interior and exterior. Cavity Wall Insulation (CWI) is the process of filling this gap with insulative material, usually blown mineral fibre, Polystyrene beads / granules or Urea Formaldehyde […]

Cavity Wall Insulation, Are All Homes Suitable for Installation?

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What is Cavity Wall Insulation? Cavity Wall Insulation is the filling of the gap between the internal wall and external wall of your home with insulative material, usually a polystyrene or wool based filling. Houses built in the last 10 years will have been built with insulation, similar to the insulation in your attic, big […]

Positives and Negatives Of Cavity Wall Insulation

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What is Cavity Wall Insulation? Cavity Wall Insulation (CWI) is the process of filling the ‘gap’ or cavity between two layers of brickwork with an insulative material, sometimes a foam board or sometimes a material made up of beads is injected into the wall. The material used depends on whether the building was built with […]

Cavity Wall Insulation Claims – Why, What & How

large damp patches on white wall

Why this has happened Cavity Wall Insulation is the insulation between the wall inside your home and the wall outside. Houses built in the last 10 years will have been built with insulation, similar to the insulation in your attic. Older houses were built with a solid wall, however, houses built after the 1920s were […]

Removing Cavity Wall Insulation – Is It A Good Idea or Not?

cavity wall insulation by injecting microbead pearls in the cavity wall

What Are The Benefits of Cavity Wall Insulation? After loft insulation, cavity wall insulation (CWI) is the next best thing in terms of cost effectiveness; it can help to lower your energy bills. It keeps the heat in and stops the cold getting in making your home more energy efficient. So, why would you want […]

Easy Fixes for Damp Walls | Causes, Prevention & Treatments

Shocked young man looking at mouldy wall due to cavity wall problem

Damp spots, condensation and mouldy walls are the bane of all homeowners’ lives. Whether it’s the faint smell of damp, or the lovely black mould spots that keep popping up on your freshly painted white walls. It’s a pain to get rid of and quite frankly you’re baffled as to why they keep coming back. […]