At Building Supplies Online we stock a range of Insulation products from Rockwool Insulation.
The Rockwool insulation products are in high demand across the world and combine a unique combination of outstanding fire, acoustic and thermal insulation properties into their products which are used in Roof Insulation, Wall insulation and floor insulation for domestic, industrial and commercial buildings making the Rockwool insulation product range a great choice.
Choosing your Rockwool Insulation
The Rockwool Insulation RW Slab range is used for thermal, acoustic and fire insulation in general building applications and is certified to EN 13162. The Rockwool Insulation range consists of high-quality resin bonded slabs in a variety of thicknesses and densities. Rockwool Insulation RW Slabs offer excellent thermal, acoustic & fire insulation, is water repellent, durable, cost-effective, easy to handle and install. Rockwool RWA45 is available in 100mm, 75mm and 50mm thicknesses.
Rockwool Cavity Wall Insulation delivers an extremely cost-effective and reliable method of insulating new masonry cavity walls. The lightweight Rockwool insulation batts considerably reduce heat loss without permitting water transmission from the outer to the inner leaf. The risk of condensation is also reduced and intermittent heating systems will be more effective.
The Rockwool Fire Barrier is designed to prevent smoke and fire spreading within a roof space or ceiling void, the Rockwool Fire Barrier not only helps insulate an area as well as preventing excess noise but also prevents the spread of fire and smoke. The Rockwool Fire Barrier is 50mm thick and comes in a 1-meter x 4-meter roll. It is NOT foil faced. The Rockwool Fire Barrier can give 60 minutes of fire protection and will not break down for up to 240 minutes. It is extremely easy to install and is used throughout the construction industry.
Rockwool insulation panels function as a most successful absorbent of heat and sound. It's a good conductor of heat. It's a type of insulation that contains genuine stones and minerals. Stone wool is the basis of the Rockwool insulation business. Stone wool is made from the volcanic rock so supply and sustainability is not an issue. All Rockwool insulation products provide excellent thermal, acoustic and fire products.
How long does Rockwool Insulation last?
Insulation in general lasts a lot longer than many home owners think. Typically, Rockwool Insulation has a lifespan of around 70 years, but before you dismiss the need to replace your Rockwool Insulation, this lifespan is for ideal conditions only. There are a number of factors that could damage the lifespan of your Rockwool Insulation such as water damage from roof leaks or condensation, this can also lead to mould forming. Additionally, Rockwool Insulation that has been punctured can render it's effectiveness as over time the gaps become dirty and logged with dust. Rockwool Insulation has advantages against regular insulation degradation due to its density and rot proof material.