Zillow Advice: Home Improvement - Rock Wool or Mineral Wool Batts in the US? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Rock-Wool-or-Mineral-Wool-Batts-in-the-US/34629/ Zillow Advice | Zillow Real Estate Many hardware stores/home ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Rock-Wool-or-Mineral-Wool-Batts-in-the-US/34629/ Many hardware stores/home improvement stores do not carry rockwool.&nbsp; Your best bet is to go to the manufacturer websites, they have 'locators', where you can enter you ZIP code to find nearby suppliers. &nbsp;[hotlink removed by Zillow moderator.]&nbsp;You may have to make a special order to get the batts you need. Tue, 30 Oct 2012 02:22:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Rock-Wool-or-Mineral-Wool-Batts-in-the-US/34629/ 2012-10-30T02:22:00Z Look at a product from a ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Rock-Wool-or-Mineral-Wool-Batts-in-the-US/34629/ <p>Look at a product from a company in New Zealand called Terra Lana. Sound like you might be into the sustainable aspect of this insulation and if so, it's the best around. They have a web site, can't think of it but end in .nz&nbsp; Good luck.</p> Sat, 14 Jun 2008 00:12:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Rock-Wool-or-Mineral-Wool-Batts-in-the-US/34629/ 2008-06-14T00:12:00Z BTW:&nbsp;Check out this ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Rock-Wool-or-Mineral-Wool-Batts-in-the-US/34629/ <p>BTW:</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>Check out this <a href="http://www.roxul.com/graphics/RX-NA/Canada/products/flexibatt/roxul_Flexi_Revised.pdf" rel="nofollow">link</a>&nbsp;on installation.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 12 Jun 2008 01:49:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Rock-Wool-or-Mineral-Wool-Batts-in-the-US/34629/ 2008-06-12T01:49:00Z I want it for its sound deadening ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Rock-Wool-or-Mineral-Wool-Batts-in-the-US/34629/ <p>I want it for its sound deadening properties.&nbsp; We are in the process of building a house and I want the master bedroom to be very quiet.&nbsp; Since I work rotating 12-hour shifts, it can be very difficult to sleep during the day with children in the house.</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>Here are links to what I am interested in:</p><p>Roxul <a href="http://www.roxul.com/graphics/RX-NA/Canada/Product%20Literature/Tech%20Data/FlexibattR14R22-9-5-07.pdf" rel="nofollow">Flexibatt</a>&nbsp;&amp; <a href="http://www.roxul.com/graphics/RX-NA/Canada/products/safeandsound/S%20n%20S%20-English-12-21-05.pdf" rel="nofollow">Safe'n'Sound</a></p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>Home Depot in Canada sells this product!&nbsp;&nbsp; Anyone in Canada interested in driving some to Pennsylvania?&nbsp; :&gt;)</p> Thu, 12 Jun 2008 01:25:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Rock-Wool-or-Mineral-Wool-Batts-in-the-US/34629/ 2008-06-12T01:25:00Z you might try searching under ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Rock-Wool-or-Mineral-Wool-Batts-in-the-US/34629/ <p>you might try searching under mineral wool it seemed to return more accurate results on google</p><p>&nbsp;</p> Thu, 12 Jun 2008 00:58:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Rock-Wool-or-Mineral-Wool-Batts-in-the-US/34629/ 2008-06-12T00:58:00Z why would you want to use ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Rock-Wool-or-Mineral-Wool-Batts-in-the-US/34629/ <p>why would you want to use rockwool ?&nbsp;&nbsp; because of it's fire retardant ability?&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; You can buy it from wholesale supply houses&nbsp; that generally stock fireproofing materials.&nbsp; I personally cant stand the stuff because it makes me itch for days.</p> Thu, 12 Jun 2008 00:54:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Rock-Wool-or-Mineral-Wool-Batts-in-the-US/34629/ 2008-06-12T00:54:00Z