Gate House, Dunbeath

Kishorn Insulations was asked to survey a Gate House in Dunbeath, an unusual building, with difficult roof make up and geometry, including a tower. The house is built into a bank, which gives a cellar under most of the house. Other insulation installers had look at it in the past and told the tenant that nothing could be done to improve the high energy demand of the property. We looking in the loft space and saw the usual sight of ill fitting glass wool insulation, our recommendation was to treat the roof to the underside of the sarking, creating a warm roof, and to insulate under the suspended ground floor to eliminate cold air being drawn up into to living areas of the house.

Following the Winter we asked the tenant how the house was performing and if he could provide a short testimonial-

Regarding the Icynene insulation, it has made a serious difference to this house, it is much easier to heat and it holds its temperature for much longer. During the winter I now have to occasionally open windows to let a little heat out, this is a complete novelty.

"I would highly recommend Icynene and have already done so on many occasions" – William Anderson

At Kishorn Insulations we can greatly improve any property, even when others say nothing can be done

ICYNENE® open cell and closed cell spray foam insulation products. Ideal for homes and commercial buildings - insulate and air seal in one step. Our spray foam insulation is guaranteed to perform as specified for the life of your home or commercial building. 


ICYNENE® open cell and closed cell spray foam insulation products both insulate and air seal homes and commercial buildings in one step.


ICYNENE® spray foam insulation provides an air barrier and helps protect against the introduction of pollutants, dust, mould, carbon monoxide, and pollen.


ICYNENE® has a global warming index of 1 – the lowest in its class. Making a healthy environment for the buildings occupants.


The ICYNENE® insulation system is the most accredited insulation available with worldwide acknowledgement of its exceptional performance.

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