How to Insulate a Pitched Roof (Properly)

Homes can lose a lot of heat through their roofs. Head of Technical at Kingspan Insulation and Self Build Academy® expert, Tony Millichap, explains how to insulate to achieve the best possible performance.


One of the biggest areas of progress in insulation standards in recent years has been for pitched roofs. Warm air rises and more and more designers and energy-efficiency experts are understanding that creating a well-insulated roof structure is critical in reducing heat loss. Also, Building Regulations will now require that you insulate your new pitched roof to a certain standard.


Read the full article, as featured in April's issue of Homebuilding and Renovating here.



April 15