Johns Manville R13 Insulation 16 x 48 Unfaced Fiberglass Batt (10 Bags)
JM Unfaced Formaldehyde-free ™ fiberglass insulation is prefect for efficient thermal as well as sound control. Our unfaced insulation is offered in pre-cut batts to fit common wall surface areas. Increase the total comfort of your home with fiberglass wall insulation. It’s thermal efficiency assists to maintain temperatures, decreasing energy loss and also power expenses while also lowering room-to-room noise transmission.
- Pre-Cut & Easy to Install for standard size wall cavities
- Formaldehyde-free: Greenguard GOLD certified & SCS Certified to be formaldehyde free
- Sound Control: Reduces sound transmission through exterior and interior walls, floor and ceiling assemblies.
- Thermally Efficient: Effective resistance to heat transfer
- 117.33 Square Feet per Bag
- Fiberglass Insulation Batt 15 in. x 96 in. x 3.5 in. thick
- Unfaced – Easier to install as its easier to cut and doesn’t bunch
- Easy Installation – These batts are easy to handle and friction fit in cavities.
- 5 bags per Master Pack
- 11 Pieces per bag
R 13 16 Uses
R 13 16 is typically used for metal Studs. The metal studs are thinner than wood studs so a wider batt is required. however. R 13 16 is also good for ceilings and floors.
R13 can be used in ceilings for sheds, warehouses and other ceilings that only have a 4inch space. Having the wider material will fit snugly into studs that are 16 inches on center.
In addition R 13 16 is good for floors and subfloors. The wider batt will help stick into a wood bay that is 14.5 inches wide. It will offer great insulating properties and also offer good sound dampening.
R 13 16 will also work in srtandard wood stud bays that are 16 inches on center. some contractors actually prefer 16 inch over the 15 inch insulation to get that extra snug fit. Sometime the 16 inch on center stud configuration is irregular and and having the extra width helps fill some of those gaps caused by studs that might a little more than 16 inches on center.
In summary the uses for a 16 inch batt or wide and can be used in many applications.
About Johns Manville
Johns Manville Unfaced Fiberglass Batt insulation is Made in the USA. All batts are precut to tightly suit standard cavities. Established in 1858, Johns Manville is among the best quality and also most offered fiberglass insulation product in the United States.
Johns Manville makes eco-freindly formaldehyde free fiberglass. They make fiberglass insulation for the residence as well as commercial applications from R11,R13,R15,R19,R21,R25,R30,R38 and R49. JM offers high quality insulation for sound, thermal and power saving remedies for todays homes.
A considerable quantity of heat is lost via the roofing system, which makes the attic room a vital location to shield. Based on the United States Department of Energy advised R value you should insulation your ceiling with R 30 or R38.
JM insulation is sold in big box stores and also can be purchased through distributors like Pacific Insulation. Pacific Insulation supplies a special possibility to acquire the very same products at retails stores at wholesale rates. Property owner and also service providers have the opportunity to purchase tiny or large quantities straight kind the representative. By getting straight we have the ability to use reduced prices do to lower operating expense. Customers can pick up from one of our 70 places or we can provide straight to job websites.
Rates can vary by area in the United States. Its always best to text or call us to get a precise quote fo the specific amount of fiberglass insulation that you require.
2008 U.S. Department of Energy
R-Value Recommendations for New and Existing Homes
The following 2008 Department of Energy zone recommendations are based on comparing estimated future energy savings to the current cost of installing insulation. The DOE gives a range for many locations for the following reasons:
- Energy costs vary greatly over each zone
- Installed insulation costs vary greatly over each zone
- Heating and cooling equipment efficiency varies from house to house
- Best estimate of future energy costs may not be exact.
- Reference : Department of Energy Insulation Fact Sheet
(DOE/CE-0180 2008 update) DOE/CE-0180 2008, Insulation Fact Sheet.