AEROLITE INSULATION

Aerolite is a fibreglass insulation product manufactured in South Africa. It’s thermal and acoustic properties will reduce the power consumption needed to maintain a comfortable living environment in a building without running up heating and cooling bills. It might be a large initial investment but will pay for itself very quickly.

In fact, in under 2 years aerolite would have paid itself off and will continue to save you money in the years to come. Furthermore,  think pink has thermal properties to keep you cool in summer and warm in winter. Additionally, it has brilliant acoustic/sound absorption properties. Most fibreglass products have excellent soundproofing properties.

ADVANTAGES OF AEROLITE

  • Save up to 45% of household power consumption
  • Cool in summer
  • Warm in winter
  • Reduce energy usage
  • Odourless, latent & works with all standard building materials & parts
  • Will Not promote erosion of steel, copper or aluminium
  • Won’t attract vermin
  • Doesn’t breed mould or micro-organisms
  • Non-hygroscopic
  • Dust settlement won’t hamper the insulation’s ability to preform

AEROLITE R-VALUE

50mm   – 1.25
75mm    – 1.88
100mm – 2.50
115mm  – 2.88
135mm  – 3.38

FIRE RESISTANT PROPERTIES

Aerolite is manufactured from post-consumer glass and sand. It will not burn or ignite in any way. In fact, it is without a doubt one of the safest ceiling insulation products to use in your roof or walls. Aerolite insulation is often used in boilers and furnaces as it is manufactured to withstand extreme temperatures. It has been around for over 75 years and is the most tried and tested insulation on the market today.

  • Tested to SANS 10177 Part 5 – Non-combustible
  • Class 1 fire rating – SANS 10177 Part 3
  • Class A1, s1, do according to EN 13823
  • EUROCLASS A1 as per EN 13501-1

SOUNDPROOFING PROPERTIES

Aerolite insulation has exceptional soundproofing properties. It reduces the noise levels coming in from outside a building and dampens the sound from within a building. Fibreglass insulation is used in many places for soundproofing. Some examples would be recording studios, office boardrooms and even in walls to prevent the noise from neighbours next door if you are living in a building. The denser the fibreglass insulation the more the soundproofing properties will be enhanced.

AEROLITE INSTALLERS JOHANNESBURG

This is another very important factor when it comes to having the installation done. Be aware of people offering cheap aerolite prices to install the material in your roof. There are many things to consider. For example, downlights and wiring, and who will cover the damage if the installation is not done properly?

Always use a professional company to do this kind of work in your roof. Moreover, it is not an easy job. If something were to go wrong you want to know your installer is insured. They must cover the cost to repair the damages. Remember just because the aerolite price is cheaper, DOES NOT mean you getting a better deal!

DOES AEROLITE CONTAIN ASBESTOS?

Aerolite insulation does NOT contain any asbestos. Additionally, there are also no health risks involved with think pink and the product is bio-soluble. If ingested, it will dissolve in bodily fluid. Think pink is actually safer than some of the most commonly used products today. Furthermore, it has been given a class 111 rating by the world health organisation. When installing aerolite, a mask is required as not to breathe in the fibreglass pieces.

Source: Fibreglass