Author: Standard Insulating Co.

About Standard Insulating Co.

Standard Insulating Co. was founded in 1928 and is now the oldest and largest insulation company in the Mohawk Valley. Using state-of-the-art technology and the Energy Smart incentive programs from the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority, Standard Insulating can determine the causes of energy loss in your home and provide the solutions. They will also determine if a family or individual qualifies for incentives up to 50% (max. $5000) and low interest loans.

Standard Insulating proudly receives Century Club Award

The Department of Energy Century Club Award recognizes Home Performance with ENERGY STAR contractors that have improved the energy efficiency of more than 100 homes in the past year – demonstrating their dedication and outstanding contributions to the Home Performance with ENERGY STAR program. Standard Insulating Company is proud to work with the Home Performance with…

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Need an Insulation Contractor for Your Utica Home? We Can Help!

When your home is lacking insulation, there are many signs that will point to it. If you’re not warm in the winter, and not cool and comfortable in the summer, then the insulation in your home probably isn’t providing a good barrier. If you’re seeing higher than normal home heating and electric bills, that could…

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Need Help with Insulation Costs for Your Utica Home? EmPower New York Can Help.

Sometimes, having a comfortable home and saving energy seems out of reach. Adding new insulation and getting energy-efficient appliances costs money. For some, that can put making needed home improvements, like new insulation, out of reach. What if there was a program that could help you get the products and services you need to save energy…

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How to Choose a Reliable Spray Foam Insulation Contractor for Your Utica, NY Home

Have you been experiencing chilly conditions in your home in the winter, sweltering heat in the summer, uncomfortable drafts and exorbitant utility bills? Then chances are, your home isn’t as well-insulated as it should be. You may be considering having your home insulated, but you might be unsure of the right materials to use, and…

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Save Energy & Feel More Comfortable in Your Utica, NY Home with Spray Foam Insulation

Does your Utica, NY home feel drafty and chilly in the winter, and hot and uncomfortable in the summer? In spite of your discomfort, are your utility bills constantly high? Then it might be time for you to consider improving your home’s insulation. If you’re in the process of renovating an older home, spray foam…

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Beat the Utica, NY Cold With Spray Foam Insulation

It’s getting into the cold season for homes and businesses all throughout the Utica, NY area, and if memories of some chilly days last year have you considering moving south, a cheaper solution might just be the installation of spray foam insulation. Spray foam is quickly becoming one of the leading choices in insulation, and…

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Are you tripping over your own sidewalk?

Did you know that you are responsible for the sidewalk in front of your home?  If someone hurts themselves on your sidewalk you can be held liable.  If your sidewalk and/or pavement is uneven we have a solution for you!  Concrete Lifting!  This process is more cost effective and can be done in less time…

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Save Energy – and Money – When You Insulate Your Home With Standard Insulating Co.

In New York, winters can be rough, with below-zero temperatures and significant snowfall. And summers can be sweltering, with temperatures soaring into the 90s and humidity nearing tropical levels. How can you keep your home protected, no matter what the weather? Well, no matter what part of the state you live in – Rome, NY,…

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Save Energy in Your Syracuse, NY Home – Insulate with Standard Insulating Co.

If you’ve been considering improved insulation for your Syracuse, NY home, but you’ve been concerned about spray foam insulation costs, you really should consider contacting Standard Insulating Co. We can help you compare the costs of spray foam insulation and cellulose insulation, and can perform a free home energy audit to show you where you’re…

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R-Values 101

If your thoughts in the fall turn to trying to find ways to save on your heating bills during the winter months, you’ve probably looked into the possibility of adding more insulation. And then you were likely confronted by a confusing set of numbers called an “R-value.” At Standard Insulating Co. we feel that pain,…

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Cellulose – How This Super Insulation Can Help Your Home

Cellulose insulation, commonly referred to as “blown-in insulation“, is a green, plant-based insulating material used in wall and roof cavities to separate the inside and outside of your home thermally and acoustically. Cellulose insulation is effective, safe, cost-effective, and environmentally sound. There are many ways using cellulose insulation can help your home, which include: Thermal…

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How Does Fiberglass Insulation Work

Fiberglass insulation was created in the early 1930s by a scientist at Owens Corning as an alternative to the highly-combustible materials used to insulate homes in those days. It is non-conductive, conveniently available in either roll or batt form, and has gone on to become the most popular insulating material currently available. There’s magic in…

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Ways You Can Discover If You Need More Insulation

Wondering if the addition of new insulation might save money on your heating and cooling bills? There are some pretty easy ways to find out right away, and right from the privacy of your own home. Unless you live in a brand-new home that has been recently constructed to the most current energy efficient recommendations,…

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Insulating your home is a great way to save money on energy costs

Installing insulation in your home is like money in the bank, because, well, it can literally put more money in your bank. (Or in your tank, as the case might be with recent gas prices, but that’s beside the point.) It’s a year-round benefit that not only keeps you warm in the winter but cool…

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