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Why insulate your ceiling?Insulating your home is essential for obtaining a comfortable temperature in summer and winter. It also makes it possible to achieve significant energy savings by eliminating as much as possible the thermal bridges and therefore the energy losses. The ceiling is naturally a space to consider because it will often insulate you from the attic and the roof or allow better comfort between the different floors of a house.
Step 1: choose the material for the insulation of your ceilingBefore embarking on the work, determine which material is most suitable for your needs. To do this, compare the technical performance and the price / quality ratio of the different types of insulation, namely mineral, synthetic or even natural insulation. The most economical? The mineral insulation such as rock wool or glass wool which are the most commonly used but you can also turn to synthetic insulation which has the quality of being more resistant to humidity for example and which offers better insulation than wool thanks to higher density.
Finally, natural insulators will be able to seduce for their fungicidal and antibacterial qualities and their ecological aspect. Also remember to check the acoustic qualities of your material if it is one of your problems.