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Subject Question Response Category Subject Matter Expert
Acoustic Is ComfortTherm® acoustically efficient? Yes, ComfortTherm® Insulation reduces sound transmission through floor systems. ComfortTherm® M. Paul
Binder What is the binder used in ComfortTherm®? ComfortTherm® Insulation contains long, resilient glass fibers that are bonded with a bio-based binder made with rapidly renewable plant-based materials. ComfortTherm® M. Paul
ComfortTherm® Does Pest Control Insulation make ComfortTherm®? ComfortTherm® fiberglass insulation is manufactured by Johns-Manville. Pest Control Insulation is the preferred distributer of the ComfortTherm® Crawl Space program for pest control companies nationwide. ComfortTherm® M. Paul
ComfortTherm® What is ComfortTherm®? ComfortTherm® is part of the TAP® Crawl Space Insulation Program which provides thermal efficiency, acoustical efficiency, damage resistance, fire-resistance, moisture control, mold-resistance, and is formaldehyde-free. It is a wise insulation choice for any crawl space. Can I connect you with our Crawl Space Insulation Program specialist? ComfortTherm® M. Paul
ComfortTherm® When did Pest Control Insulation begin offering ComfortTherm® Insulation? Pest Control Insulation added the TAP® Crawl Space Program featuring ComfortTherm® Insulation in 2009. ComfortTherm® M. Paul
ComfortTherm® Where can I find more information on ComfortTherm®? Information regarding ComfortTherm® including the product data sheet, warranty, SDS, and a quick reference guide can be found on the Member Site at www.TAPinsulation.com. Once logged in, simply click on Product Literature on the left-hand menu. ComfortTherm® M. Paul
ComfortTherm® Where can I find the ComfortTherm® Warranty? The ComfortTherm® Warranty can be found and downloaded from the TAP® Member Site at www.TAPinsulation.com. Once logged in, click on Product Literature on the left-hand menu. (Pause) It should also be available in the documents section of Arriba. ComfortTherm® M. Paul
ComfortTherm® Where can I find the ComfortTherm® Product Data Sheet? The ComfortTherm® Product Data Sheet can be found and downloaded from the TAP® Member Site at www.TAPinsulation.com. Once logged in, click on Product Literature on the left-hand menu. (Pause) It should also be available in the documents section of Arriba. ComfortTherm® M. Paul
ComfortTherm® Where can I find the ComfortTherm® Safety Data Sheet (SDS)? The ComfortTherm® Safety Data Sheet can be found and downloaded from the TAP® Member Site at www.TAPinsulation.com. Once logged in, click on Product Literature on the left-hand menu. (Pause) It should also be available in the documents section of Arriba. ComfortTherm® M. Paul
Corrosive Does ComfortTherm® have corrosive properties? No, ComfortTherm® Insulation does not promote the corrosion of pipes, wiring, or metal studs. ComfortTherm® M. Paul
Crawl Space Program What is your TAP® Crawl Space Program? The TAP® Crawl Space Insulation Program featuring ComfortTherm® installs easily using just an ordinary utility knife and is sized perfectly to fit into standard cavities. It is a wonderful addition to any home or business. Can I connect you with our Crawl Space Insulation program specialist? ComfortTherm® M. Paul
Damage Resistant Is ComfortTherm® damage resistant? Yes, ComfortTherm®’s poly sheathing protects it in harsh underfloor environments. ComfortTherm® M. Paul
Fiberglass What is ComfortTherm®? ComfortTherm® is part of the TAP® Crawl Space Insulation Program which provides thermal efficiency, acoustical efficiency, damage resistance, fire-resistance, moisture control, mold-resistance, and is formaldehyde-free. It is a wise insulation choice for any crawl space. Can I connect you with our Crawl Space Insulation program specialist? ComfortTherm® M. Paul
Fire Resistant Is ComfortTherm® fire resistant? Yes, ComfortTherm® is fire-resistant and noncombustible. ComfortTherm® M. Paul
Food Source Is ComfortTherm® a food source for rodents (i.e., mice and rats)? ComfortTherm® is not a food source for rodents or insects. ComfortTherm® M. Paul
Formaldehyde Does ComfortTherm® contain formaldehyde? We are pleased to state that ComfortTherm® Insulation is formaldehyde-free! It also promotes better indoor air quality and is non-corrosive to pipes, wiring, or metal studs. ComfortTherm® M. Paul
Free Sample Can I get a free sample of your ComfortTherm® fiberglass insulation? We would be happy to provide you with a complimentary sample of ComfortTherm® Insulation. You can order the sample online at www.TAPinsulation.com or I could connect you with our ComfortTherm® Crawl Space Insulation specialist.(Forward to Vicki ext. 814) ComfortTherm® M. Paul
Insect Infestation Can ComfortTherm® insulation protect my home from insect or rodent infestation? ComfortTherm® Insulation is not a pest control insulation and is not intended to protect your home from insects or pests. ComfortTherm® M. Paul
Insects Is ComfortTherm® a food source for insects? ComfortTherm® is not a food source for insects or rodents. ComfortTherm® M. Paul
Installation How is ComfortTherm® installed? ComfortTherm® Insulation batts cut easily with an ordinary utility knife and are sized to fit standard cavities. The batts are placed between joists and secured with wire hangers (tiger teeth) pressed between the floor joists and against the insulation. Once installed, ComfortTherm® Insulation should be in contact with the sub floor, leaving no gaps. ComfortTherm® M. Paul
Mice Is ComfortTherm® a food source for rodents (i.e., mice and rats)? ComfortTherm® is not a food source for insects or rodents. ComfortTherm® M. Paul
Moisture Does ComfortTherm® control moisture? Yes, ComfortTherm® Insulation does indeed control moisture. The plastic facing on ComfortTherm® is a vapor retarder that resists water vapor transmission. ComfortTherm® Insulation does not support mold or mildew either. In hot, humid areas, ComfortTherm® Insulation comes with a perforated plastic facing that does not act as a vapor-retarder. ComfortTherm® M. Paul
Mold Resistant Is ComfortTherm® mold resistant? ComfortTherm® does not support mold or mildew. ComfortTherm® M. Paul
Packaging How is ComfortTherm® packaged? ComfortTherm® Insulation is available in batt form. It is compression-packed in plastic bags for savings in storage and freight costs. Each batt is wrapped in a white plastic poly film, totally encapsulated with only the ends exposed, resulting in easier installation and very little itch or irritation. Available in pallet quantities (min. one pallet). But for best value, order a full truck load or a drop trailer (approximately 50,000 sq. ft.) delivered to your location. ComfortTherm® M. Paul
Pallet How many bags of ComfortTherm® per pallet? This is a great question. The 15 inch wide R-19 is sold in 5 bundles per pallet. Each of the 5 bundles covers 348.72 square feet. The 23 inch wide R-19 is sold in 3 bundles per pallet. Each of the 3 bundles covers 534.72 square feet. ComfortTherm® J. Mancin
Product Data Sheet Where can I find the ComfortTherm® Product Data Sheet? The ComfortTherm® Product Data Sheet can be found and downloaded from the TAP® Member Site at www.TAPinsulation.com. Once logged in, click on Product Literature on the left-hand menu. (Pause) It should also be available in the documents section of Arriba. ComfortTherm® M. Paul
Rats Is ComfortTherm® a food source for rodents (i.e., mice and rats)? ComfortTherm® is not a food source for rodents or insects ComfortTherm® M. Paul
Rodent Infestation Can ComfortTherm® insulation protect my home from insect or rodent infestation? ComfortTherm® Insulation is not a pest control insulation and is not intended to protect your home from insects or pests. ComfortTherm® M. Paul
Rodents Is ComfortTherm® a food source for rodents (i.e., mice or rats)? ComfortTherm® is not a food source for rodents or insects. ComfortTherm® M. Paul
R-Value What R-Value does ComfortTherm® offer? ComfortTherm® is available in R-19 and R-30. ComfortTherm® M. Paul
Safety Data Sheet Where can I find the ComfortTherm® Safety Data Sheet (SDS)? The ComfortTherm® Safety Data Sheet can be found and downloaded from the TAP® Member Site at www.TAPInsulation.com. Once logged in, click on Product Literature on the left-hand menu. (Pause) It should also be available in the documents section of Arriba. ComfortTherm® M. Paul
SDS Where can I find the ComfortTherm® Safety Data Sheet (SDS)? The ComfortTherm® Safety Data Sheet can be found and downloaded from the TAP® Member Site at www.TAPInsulation.com. Once logged in, click on Product Literature on the left-hand menu. (Pause) It should also be available in the documents section of Arriba. ComfortTherm® M. Paul
Square Footage of ComfortTherm® What is the square foot coverage of the 15″ wide R-19 ComfortTherm®? Each bundle of the 15″ ComfortTherm® R-19 covers approximately 348.72 square feet. ComfortTherm® J. Mancin
Square Footage of ComfortTherm® What is the square foot coverage of the 23″ wide R-19 ComfortTherm®? Each bundle of the 23″ ComfortTherm® R-19 covers approximately 534.72 square feet. ComfortTherm® J. Mancin
Termites Does ComfortTherm® protect from termites? ComfortTherm® is not a deterrent for termites and has no effect on them. However, it is not a food source either. ComfortTherm® M. Paul
Thermal Efficient Is ComfortTherm® thermal efficient? Yes, ComfortTherm® provides effective resistance to heat or cold transfer with a variety of Resistance-Values or R-Values. ComfortTherm® M. Paul
Warranty Does ComfortTherm® come with any type of warranty? Yes, ComfortTherm® Insulation comes with a limited warranty from the Johns-Manville Insulation Group. ComfortTherm® M. Paul
Warranty Where can I find the ComfortTherm® Warranty? The ComfortTherm® Warranty can be found and downloaded from the TAP® Member Site at www.TAPinsulation.com. Once logged in, click on Product Literature on the left-hand menu. (Pause) It should also be available in the documents section of Arriba. ComfortTherm® M. Paul

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