Underfloor Insulation Batts provide a cost-effective thermal and acoustic barrier for energy-efficient construction. just-rite installed underfloor insulation in Canberra homes since 1977 Under floor insulation is an area of insulation that can be installed after a home is built. By insulating the under floor area of your home you are reducing the amount of winter heat loss through the floor by up to 20%.
Insulation also keeps the cold draught out of your home increasing your comfort. There's nothing like HAPPY FEET!!!
Homes with timber floors will benefit from under floor insulation. Although heat transfer by convection rises, heat transfer by conduction and radiation travels in all directions. If you monitor the temperature under your home in winter it will get down to 6 - 8 degrees.
If you feel your carpet is quite cold to touch, installing insulation under the floor held up by a special mesh will significantly reduce this heat loss. Not only will you save on heating costs but your feet will feel warmer too.