ARC Insulation Blog

Visit our blog for more information and the latest updates on how insulation can impact your home for the better in the Chicagoland area. Do you have questions about the different types of insulation? Are you trying to determine which areas of your home need attention? On the ARC Insulation blog, you’ll find some great information about how proper home insulation can impact you for the better in the Naperville, Illinois area. Take a look and let us know what you think!

What is the Best Insulation to Prevent Ice Dams?

What is the Best Insulation to Prevent Ice Dams?

As winter is in full swing here in Chicagoland, many homeowners are dealing with ice in their gutters, commonly referred to as ice dams. In the best case, ice dams are frustrating to remove, but in many, worst case scenarios they can cause severe damage to a home.  Ice dams are common in...
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7 Signs It’s Time to Replace Your Insulation

7 Signs It’s Time to Replace Your Insulation

Insulation plays a crucial role in your home’s comfort, health, and energy efficiency. However, over time, insulation materials become less effective, leading to a myriad of problems.  Are you wondering if it’s time to replace the insulation in your Chicagoland home? The building science experts...
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Nicor Gas Rebates 2024

Nicor Gas Rebates 2024

Insulation and air sealing upgrades can provide several benefits to your home health and comfort. Luckily, these home performance improvements are more affordable for Chicagoland homeowners with generous rebates from local utility companies, like Nicor Gas in 2024! With over 30,000 homes insulated...
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How to Insulate a Cold Room

How to Insulate a Cold Room

Do you have a room in your home that’s impossible to keep comfortable and is always stuffy in the summer or chilly in the winter? While this is a common problem for many homeowners throughout Chicagoland, insulating your home can help! By adding an extra layer of protection from the elements,...
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Can Mold Growth Still Happen in Winter?

Can Mold Growth Still Happen in Winter?

Mold may not be top of mind for many homeowners in the Chicagoland area during the winter, but that doesn’t mean that it’s not a problem. Melting ice, long bouts of rain, and snowstorms all lead to an increase in moisture both outside and in our homes—which help to create the perfect habitat for...
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Prepare for Winter with Insulation Services & Incentives

Prepare for Winter with Insulation Services & Incentives

Even though it’s still warm outside, any true Chicagoan knows that colder temperatures are just around the corner. Whether your house is prone to ice dams in the winter or you just can’t keep warm in certain areas of your home, ARC Insulation can help you find long-lasting solutions with our...
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