Proper Insulation Installation

Cottage Country Connection

Hearth appliance installers are well aware that venting system requires specific clearances to combustible materials. Many homeowners and contractors that decide to add more attic insulation don’t consider the clearances. Many times the additional insulation is blown in or installed right up to the venting system.  The heat transfers to the surrounding combustibles and then there may be problems. If you would like a copy of the Hearth, Patio & BBQ association’s simple one page technical bulletin regarding this send me an email at



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