New Construction Insulation

Posted by ARC Insulation May 24th, 2024

When building a new home, it’s important to think about energy efficiency early on in the process. While it’s possible to make retrofit upgrades, it’s often much more costly and difficult to complete once a home is already built. It’s also important to work with a contractor that is knowledgeable and experienced with current energy codes and insulation for all types of new builds. 

ARC Insulation is more than an insulation company, we’re building scientists that have been in business for over 31 years and specialize in comprehensive energy services throughout Chicagoland. We work with builders, contractors, and architects to provide high-quality insulation that stays on schedule, minimizes call backs,  and meets budgets.  

Why Choose ARC Insulation? 

Whether you’re building a single-family or multi-family project, our team of insulation experts can help ensure it’s compliant with all residential building codes and meets your energy-saving goals. As building insulation specialists, we always provide:

  • Expertise From consultations on energy efficiency to ensuring the right types of insulation are installed, ARC Insulation will make sure your home build is protected from the outdoor elements with long-lasting results. 
  • Experience – Our insulation technicians are trained on the best industry standards and average over 10 years of experience insulating homes to ensure your new construction project is air-tight and insulated properly. In our decades of experience, we’ve insulated over 30,000 homes throughout Chicagoland!
  • Honesty – Our team never uses pushy sales tactics and will only make recommendations for services that will lead to a healthy, efficient, and comfortable home.
  • Premium Products – At ARC Insulation, we only install premium insulation products, like spray foam and cellulose. We’ll never use fiberglass, which is known to be ineffective and toxic.
  • IECC and Permit Paperwork – Not only do we provide comprehensive insulation services, we can also provide the necessary permit paperwork and perform all the required testing to get your occupancy.  Let ARC be your one stop to keep your project streamlined and at the forefront of energy efficiency. 
  • Firewall – When developing a multi-family project, take advantage of our innovative 2 hour firewall that can save money and provide a superior product for fire protection and sound! We work on all types of multi-family projects, including townhomes, duplexes, and apartments.
  • Excellent Customer Service – We’re known throughout Chicagoland for our high-quality work, communication, and cleanliness. By working with our team, you can trust that your insulation will be installed with minimal disturbance to other contractors on-site and may even leave your home cleaner than when we arrived.  

Ensure Code-Compliance with ARC Energy Services 

We specialize in code compliance and ensure that every new construction project we work on meets or exceeds Chicagoland energy codes. In addition to our insulation and air sealing services, we can help with:

  • Performance Modeling for Cost-Effective Construction
  • IECC Performance Permit Submittals
  • Manual J or Manual S Permit Submittals
  • Blower Door Testing
  • Duct Tightness Testing
  • Reducing Lumber Costs
  • Reducing HVAC Loads
  • AeroBarrier and Aeroseal

Energy-Efficient Insulation for New Construction

When you build an energy efficient home that’s equipped with properly insulated and air sealing, your clients will experience numerous whole-home benefits, such as:

  • Optimized home comfort
  • Healthy indoor air 
  • Mold prevention
  • Durable building structure
  • Peak HVAC performance 

Get started with a free quote from ARC Insulation today. Call 815-293-1250 or contact us for more information.

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