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Envirowool Insulation - James Carter

Envirowool Insulation - James Carter


B.J Carter are builders…started by Brian Carter in the early 1960's, that got into manufacturing wool insulation for a warmer Kiwi homes.

Ceiling, under-floor and wall insulation are their specialty products and if you’re in the Southland region, they’ll install it too without the need for renovation.

In this episode you’ll learn about the 100% natural wool ceiling insulation, Envirowool and what R rating you should insulate your home in.

Show notes:

01:24     The advantages of using Envirowool

07:22     Early Challenges

08:29     The science of heat loss and insulation

17:36     A competitive market

21:56     BJ Carter is primarily a construction business

22:47     Encouraging interest in a building career

25:44     The immediacy of the housing market

28:18     Taking pride in Southland

Show summary:

James talks about his company BJ Carter Builders and Insulators, their unique natural product Envirowool, the science of insulation, and the advantages of running a business out of Southland.

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