Attic Insulation Photo Album: Cleaned and Upgraded Attic in Ann Arbor, MI
The homeowner explained that the upstairs is always warmer in the summer and cooler in the winter than the rest of the house. The symptoms of the problem were an 8-10 degree difference from the upstairs to downstairs. The problem was caused by the attic floor lacking insulation to meet the standards for Michigan's thermal zone.
Wind washed Insulation
The unfaced batt insulation is dirty for this attic has air intrusion from conditioned space
Mold on slat roofing & trusses
Inadequate ventilation will help mold growth contained in attic space
After remediation we add all new duel baffles for proper ventilation
17'" of Fresh Blown in Cellulose for a resistance of R60