What is multifoil insulation?

SuperFOIL Insulation

Unlike most other insulation types which are made from a single material, such as foam, fibreglass wool, mineral wool or PIR. Multifoil insulation consists of layers of wadding sandwiched between aluminium foil sheeting. As a result, our standard multifoil combines the thermal insulation properties of foam wadding, with the added benefit of foil which serves…

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The tools you need to insulate a loft with multifoil

One of our customers, Paul, recently upgraded his loft with our multifoil insulation. Here, he gives a run-through of the most helpful tools and equipment he used to make his home more comfortable and efficient. For his project, Paul opted for a combination of our SF19+ and SF40 to achieve his target U-value and he…

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SuperFOIL now available from Travis Perkins

Travis Perkins store

We’re delighted to announce that a wide range of SuperFOIL products are now available from Travis Perkins: The UK’s largest distributor of building materials. Eight products, ranging from our highly popular SuperFOIL SF19+ to our high performance SF40BB breathable multifoil insulation, are now available to order across the country from Travis Perkins. A selection of…

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SuperFOIL Achieve BBA Agrément Approval

SuperFOIL Insulation is proud to announce after the rigorous assessment by the BBA, The British Board of Agrément, the UK leading assessment body, that Superfoil has been awarded Agrément approvals, for our multifoil range of products SF19, SF19+, SF40 & SF60.

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Got Chills? Finding and Dealing with Draughts in the Home

GOT CHILLS? FINDING AND DEALING WITH DRAUGHTS IN THE HOME

It’s great to cosy up at home during the winter months, but a rogue draught can leave you feeling uncomfortable. Draughts aren’t just annoying, they’re also expensive, as most people will simply turn up the heating to cover the chill, leading to higher energy bills. In Newark, in older properties such as Victorian terraced homes,…

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The Best Types of Roof Insulation for Self-Builders

roof insulation

Insulation is one of the main areas you need to take care of when building your home, in part because you have to comply with current building regulations. However, that’s just a part of the overall reason. How much insulation you decide to put in and what type you use can influence the result. According…

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Floor Insulation: What Type Does Your Home Need?

floor insulation

People nowadays don’t understand how floor insulation can benefit their homes. It’s not just a case of preventing cold feet while you’re walking around the house. About one-fourth of the heat in your home is lost because of poor insulation in the floor. But have you considered the consequences of that? In the following paragraphs, we will explain…

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5 Things You Need to Know before Insulating Your House

insulating your house

Insulating your house is a great way of cutting down on costs and keeping the room temperature comfortable. However, there are several things you need to know before going to work. Otherwise, you won’t get the intended results. Here are five crucial factors you have to think over: 1. INSULATING YOUR HOUSE ON YOUR OWN OR…

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Will Brexit Impact the Construction Industry?

construction industry

Since June, the United Kingdom has been in a continual stir. The vote itself was relatively close and there were going to be tensions regardless of the results. The question is if all this will affect the construction industry. The answer, sadly, is that it already has. July 2016 had the fastest overall decline in construction since June…

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