Think Pink Aerolite Insulation

Getting think pink aerolite installed at home is a wise choice. It has been installed in homes throughout the world for many years. Over 75 years to be exact. Once installed you will notice a big difference in indoor temperatures at home.

It's going to considerably control the temperature. If you have your own house effectively insulated, you will always cut down on the electricity usage essential to keep a comfortable living area.

It features an investment recovery within 2 years. When the property is insulated correctly with qualified personnel. It will continuously save you money afterwards.

  • 25% to 30 percent of wintertime heating achieved
  • 25 percent to 30% of summertime coolness obtained

Aerolite insulating material together with the seasonal change

Usually, the changes in the weather conditions have a huge impact on your working environment and your household. Investing in a product like think pink aerolite insulating material helps compensate regarding the climate change in temperature range and won't raise your utility bill created by overusing air-conditioners and heaters to keep your house cooler as well as snug based on which time of year it is.

Aerolite insulation is non-combustible

Fiber Glass is non-flammable! It is impossible to burn the actual product. Of all of the insulations available to buy, this particular one contains the very best fire record. Used within furnaces, boilers, as well as ovens, just about anywhere that extreme temperature conditions are would have to be established and maintained! Glass fiber insulation, is considered the best product with regards to fire immunity and in contact with significant temperatures.

Aerolite fiberglass insulation is asbestos free

Often individuals get confused with asbestos and fibreglass. Glass fiber insulation contains Absolutely no asbestos in any way! It is an eco-friendly product and creates no hazard to health! It's just a fiber glass product made from close to 80 percent reusable glass along with a combination of sand. For almost seventy years glassfiber insulation has been used as the recommended choice of insulation and is also the most documented and analyzed product on the market. The installed life span of think pink aerolite is approximately 50 years.

Climate zones and think pink insulation

Based on where you are situated, local weather would certainly have an affect on what density will have to be placed in your household and place of work. For instance, an area with a cool local climate will need a thicker layer of pink aerolite insulating material installed in order to achieve the targeted insulating result you will want.

Additionally, you need to take aspects such as money and price along with product personal preference. Even though a particular product width is accepted in your own climate zone, you might also decide you should go thicker for an improved insulating effect.

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Fiberglass insulation and noise proofing

Think pink aerolite insulation is a good product for acoustics. It provides exceptional noise retention qualities and is considered the perfect insulation designed for thermal as well as acoustic soundproofing.

If you are looking for a way to minimize noise levels from outside your household or building or possibly in the house among rooms, this kind of material is a great product to take care of your soundproofing needs. You will find that there won't be any more noisy echo’s bouncing throughout the room or space plus your house or office will likely to be quiet when compared!

Retrofit fibreglass insulation

Having a retrofit aerolite insulation install is definitely the most efficient option to greatly reduce energy usage and keep your hard earned money! Many projects can be quite complicated when you're thinking of pulling off a retrofit project with factorylite, isofoil and all the reflective insulations such as sisalation, spunsulation and alububble. There are few companies which can retrofit insulation correctly so ensure that you pick the best company for your retrofit insulation product.

We have found that eighty percent of houses which may have previously been insulated, do not meet the criteria associated with the building legislation. You will find there's solution to this problem, you may need a top up covering of insulation to get the required density designated for your climate zone.

Why you should be using think pink aerolite:

  • Fiberglass doesn't burn, it really is non-flammable
  • Soundproofing properties
  • 50 year expected life
  • Zero maintenance required
  • Energy usage reduction
  • Continuous financial savings
  • Hot air reduction by eighty seven percent
  • Fully Guaranteed for 30 years
  • Maintains a constant temperature range (year-round)
  • SABS authorized roof insulation
  • Lightweight
  • Environmentally - friendly
  • Does not attract rats
  • Cool in Summer months
  • Warm and comfy during winter

Roof Insulation

Take a look at the diagram on the left-hand side of this page. You will see exactly how your home loses heat.

If you are generating heat inside your house without a home insulation product installed like think pink aerolite or isotherm insulation.

You will find that all that heat will escape through your ceiling.

In the summertime, the heat that builds up inside your roof gets forced into your home and makes it really uncomfortable!

Save energy with home insulation

Having your home insulated with ceiling insulation will not only keep you warmer in winter and cooler in summer but will help you reduce your electricity use and will save you lot of money in the long run.

Does roof insulation cost a lot?

The initial cost of having professionals install roof insulation in your home does cost a fair price but you will make that money you spent back in under two years!

You will continue to save power with the ceiling insulation you have had installed and you will put less strain on our power grid in South Africa. We have already been having problems with eskom and load shedding. If we all think green and insulate our homes, we can be part of the solution, not the problem.

Insulation Experts

Are you looking for ways to reduce your carbon footprint and be more eco-friendly? A good way to start is by getting an insulation expert to install ceiling insulation like think pink aerolite or isotherm in your home or office. This will drastically reduce the power consumption of your building and in turn save you a lot of money.

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Choosing the right insulation experts

Once you have made the decision to insulate your home or business to reduce power consumption. The next important thing is to choose the right insulation experts to install think pink aerolite, isotherm or think green insulation in your home.

Always make sure you select an insulation expert that has the official installer status with the main suppliers. You don't want to be in a situation where the insulation expert is inexperienced and does not insulate your home properly.

Even worse, the so-called insulation expert damages your roof and is not insured and leaves you with a huge bill to repair the damage done.

Which ceiling insulation should you choose?

This is entirely up to you and your budget. Think pink aerolite has been around the longest and is the most tried and tested insulation on the market. We have think pink aerolite installers in Durban, Johannesburg, Pretoria and Western Cape.

Isotherm insulation is the Rolls Royce of insulation products, it is an eco-friendly polyester insulation material that has absolutely no health risks involved with it.

Many people have been leaning towards eco-friendly polyester insulation in the last few years. Isotherm insulation does come with a price tag though. It is more expensive than think pink aerolite but is most definitely worth it! We have isotherm installers in Durban, Johannesburg, Pretoria and Western Cape.

The third choice is a product called think green insulation made in Johannesburg. This is also an eco-friendly polyester insulation like isotherm and is also made from recycled PET bottles. It is made by a small company than isotherm so we can install think green insulation in Johannesburg for you at a cheaper rate than think pink aerolite or isotherm. Think green insulation in Johannesburg does have a slightly less R-value than both the other insulations, so again its up to you as to which insulation you choose based on budget and preference.

To sum things up

How effective insulation will be in your home or place of work is entirely up to the insulation experts you choose to do the insulation. If you choose a cheaper insulation price over one that comes from a preferred installer, it might not end to well with gaps being left in your roof. Always use the official insulation experts.

Aerolite Durban

Aerolite Durban Ceiling Insulation

If you are looking for aerolite in Durban, you have come to the right place. We are ceiling insulation specialists that install aerolite in Durban and surrounding areas. By choosing us as your installers of think pink aerolite in Durban, you will get fast and quality insulation installers in your roof.

Our super qualified team of aerolite and isotherm installers in Durban have over 25 years experience with ceiling insulation. We are also fully insured, so you have peace of mind while we install you aerolite in Durban.

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Cellulose fiber vs Aerolite Insulation

Cellulose fiber vs Aerolite Insulation

Almost seventy percent of the time consumers choose aerolite insulation over cellulose fiber as it is an excellent and economical insulator. Even though the two insulating materials have very similar R-values, the debate raises "cellulose vs aerolite" as to which is more beneficial to the health of consumers and the health of the building itself. Knowing the qualities of the materials can help you decide which is a better choice for your home, and also does not burden your pockets.

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Factorylite Ceiling Insulation

High caliber, adaptable glasswool that is non-burnable (think pink aerolite) with a dormant fastener is utilized to make factorylite insulation. The item is strong, lightweight and protected to utilize. A fortified foil is confronted on the one side of the item which expands its quality. It improves indoor natural quality and offers outstanding acoustic properties by retaining noise.

Where is Factorylite used?


Typical places that you would use this insulation product is in factories and warehouses. Just about anywhere there is no ceiling to install normal aerolite or isotherm insulation. The factorylite insulation product is retrofitted to the inside of the factory or warehouse roof, with the fiberglass material facing the underside of the roof, while the reflective foil is facing down. So if you were standing in your factory and looking up after the insulation, you would see the shiny foil surface from the bottom.

Retrofit Factorylite Insulation


There are not many companies in Johannesburg, Pretoria, Durban or Western Cape that will be able to install factorylite to an existing roof (which we call a retrofit job). Its not an easy task to take on. Having the insulation product installed before the roof is put on is easy and quick but a retrofit job is time consuming and extremely difficult.

What colours do factorylite insulation come in?


When selecting to insulated your building, warehouse or factory with this insulation product, there are two main colours you can choose from. You can either go with the shiny silver reflective foil face or the white colour. Both are equally effective, its really just a matter of preference here. The most common colour is silver, this is what most people go with. On the left hand side is a photo of the white factorylite installed in a garage without a ceiling.

Fire Properties of fiberglass factorylite insulation

Factorylite insulation is foil faced tested to SANS 10177 Part 5 [deemed non-combustible]
White metalized foil = A1, S1, D0 - tested to DIN EN 13823
A = general classification, S = smoke generation, D = droplets
Class 1 fire index rating - tested to SABS 0177 Part 3 [only foil faced]
Complies with ASTM E84 flame spread & fire index requirements

Why should you be using factorylite?

  • Factorylite is non-burnable and does not smolder! 
  • Fabulous acoustic and thermal properties from factorylite 
  • Does not require any support 
  • Factorylite keeps ticking up to 50 years 
  • Lessening energy utilization and returning cash in your pocket 
  • It gives you deep rooted energy investment funds 
  • Factorylite is lightweight 
  • It is safe to apply and utilization 
  • SABS approved ceiling insulation 
  • Lessens warm entrance by up to 87% 
  • Has an ensured for 30 years 
  • Keeps the temperature in your home steady lasting through the year 
  • It is Eco – Friendly Ceiling Insulation 
  • Does not pull in vermin