Increasing attic insulation in manufactured housing has been a significant challenge due to cost, production, and transportation constraints. This 2014 Top Innovation highlights research conducted by the
The simplicity of this dense-pack solution to increasing attic insulation R-value promises real hope for industry adoption and is immediately applicable to the nearly 125,000 new manufactured homes built each year. With widespread adoption, this one measure could save home owners over 6 trillion Btus by 2030, equal to $190 million in savings that would go into the pockets of families with modest incomes. Read about this 2014 Top Innovation.