Why Is Insulation So Important in the Summer Season?

A lot of people tend to immediately associate insulation with cold weather, when we insulate ourselves from the chill of the winter air. If you think that insulation only plays a vital role during the winter months, though, you could not be more wrong. The truth of the matter is that the insulation in your home serves your comfort every bit as much during the summer season as it does during the winter. If you hope to enjoy great comfort with great efficiency this summer, be sure that you have sufficient insulation in Phoenix, AZ, and in all of the right places throughout your home. 

Heat Transfer Works Both Ways

It is true that insulation benefits homeowners in the winter by preventing heat from transferring out of their homes and into the air outdoors. It is important to remember, though, that heat transfer works both ways. Because of our climate, there is an argument to be made that the ability to prevent the unwanted transfer of heat into our homes is even more important that preventing it from going out. Either way, if you do not have sufficient and appropriate insulation throughout your home, there is no way that you can hope to stop heat from the air outside from making its way into the cooler environment within your home.

There Are Many Different Insulation Applications to Consider

The installation of insulation is more complex than you may realize. Yes, you can have rigid boards installed in your walls, or batt insulation rolled into your ceiling spaces. What about existing areas, or hard to reach spaces in your home, though? Did you know that attic insulation, or even a radiant barrier, can help to prevent issues with temperatures spiking due to the intense raise of the sun around here? If you are serious about insulating your home as successfully as possible, contact a member of our staff to schedule service.

Goettl Air Conditioning is here to handle your insulation service needs.