Ladies and gentlemen, welcome to Home Logic’s bout of the century featuring two fantastic contenders for the title of ‘Best Insulating Material’. It’s spray foam insulation vs traditional insulation in today’s grudge match! In the red corner we have your traditional insulation method and in the blue corner we have the spray foam alternative. But before we begin, we must establish what we mean by ‘traditional’ insulation.
Traditional Fibreglass Insulation
Fibreglass insulation is found in most properties across the UK and is in fact the most commonly used product in our homes today. At one point in time, many would argue that this was the best choice or method available, hence why you will find it in millions of loft spaces all around the world. However, that perception and idea is changing. Fibreglass is becoming outdated and less effective in comparison with other alternatives and methods such as spraying foam, which is becoming more and more widespread. But which one is better in the spray foam insulation vs traditional insulation battle?
Let’s take a look at how they stack up against each other in each round…