Ask Your Question

Angie's List Answers is the trusted spot to ask home improvement and health questions and get answers from service companies, health providers and consumers. For ratings and reviews on companies in your area, search Angie's List.

 
 
or
Submit
Top 30 Days Experts
Rank Leader Points*
1 gbafreview 510
2 kstreett 240
3 Guest_9020487 110
4 Guest_9190926 105
5 GoldenKid 100
6 ahowell 95
7 KnowledgeBase 95
8 skbloom 80
9 Guest_98024861 70
10 Guest_9311297 70

*Updates every 4 hours

Browse Projects By Category

Question DetailsAsked on 1/14/2016

In measuring for insulation how is depth figured? Please give me an example for 500 sq ft.

you have a special for 500 sq ft of insulation. How is this calculated? 10x50 is 500 sq ft. But, what of depth? Or how many cubic ft are they talking about?

Do you have the same question? Follow this Question


3 Answers

0
Votes

Sounds like you are talking about a specific Deal - so you would have to contact the vendor about that, and of course get it clarified in writing if you contract with them.


If talking foam-in-place insulation, that is usually priced by the board foot (defined as a square foot an inch thick) so instead of 500 SF probably should have read 500BF = 500 SF an inch thick, or 250 SF two inches thick, 100 SF 5 inches thick, etc.

Answered 3 years ago by LCD

0
Votes

The question refers to cellulose blown in insulation.

Answered 3 years ago by Guest_9755265

0
Votes

Without a thickness specified, or a rated insulation "R" value, you would have no way of what you are getting.

Answered 3 years ago by LCD




Related Questions


Terms Of Use
|
Privacy Policy