Tropical Insulation, Inc.

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120 Claireville Drive Toronto ON M9W
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Mark Irvine from Toronto
Mark Irvine from Toronto
8 reviews Toronto, ON
10/10

Attic insulation--great price, great service

I recently had a very good experience with Tropical. I called a number of other companies for quotes to add to the blow-in insulation that I already had, and they all charged a minimum of $1000 plus tax regardless of the square footage of my attic (about 500 square feet). Tropical, however, gave me a much lower price ($700 plus tax) based on the size of my house.

What really sold me, besides the price, was the consultation. Gary was very thorough and polite when he came to inspect my house. I made him aware that I wanted my attic done as part of the Enbridge rebate. Gary double-checked his measurements to make sure that this job would qualify for the rebate, and he had me double-check with the energy auditor. It's all going to work out, but it was nice that Gary didn't just simply book the job without making sure that it was exactly what I wanted.

The work was done today. The Tropical team was on time, courteous, and clean, and now I have R-60 in my attic before winter comes. Great! I would definitely recommend Tropical.

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Company Response

Hello Mr. Irvine,
Thank you so much for taking the time to give us such useful feedback. We pride ourselves and providing quality service and that also means fair pricing. Gary is an excellent estimator and we're pleased he is part of our team. We're so happy we could give you a good experience with your home improvement project. Having enough attic insulation really is one of the most cost effective way to improve home efficiency.
Thanks again from Team Tropical!

Private User
Private User
Private User reviews Toronto, ON
10/10

Attic Insulation

I contacted Tropical Insulation to enhance the insulation in the attic of my home. They were efficient in responding to my request. The sales person came to first inspect the attic and determine if there was any issues to proceeding. They deterimined I needed to first replace some wiring before the job could proceed. I arranged to have an electrician make the upgrades to the potlights in the master bathroom. Tropical Insulation then re-inspected the work done by the electrician and then arranged for the insulation to be installed. All went smoothly, and the work completed to my satifaction. Great service all the way around.

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Private User
Private User
Private User reviews Toronto, ON
10/10

Attic Insulation

Attentive and professional service. Gary, our sales rep, took the time to answer all my questions and go over all the details of the project.
The installers arrived on time and treated my home with care.

You can tell the company is experienced since they went over all the aspects that needed to be prepped (parking arrangements, closing off spaces for pets, etc.).

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Matt in Markham
Matt in Markham
0 reviews Markham, ON
10/10

Attic insulation replacement

Great work and customer service. The employees were polite, careful, cleaned up after themselves and showed us the work that had been completed. They also explained everything and what had been done.

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Company Response

Good evening Mark,
Thank you kindly for providing us with your feedback. We're very happy we could provide you with good service while providing you with the information you needed to know that the job was done as it should be. We hope you enjoy the additional home comfort.
All the best,
Team Tropical

David
David
2 reviews Oakville, ON
10/10

attic insulation addition

I had multiple quotes for the attic, and Gary provided by far the most thorough assessment, including pointing out some electrical work that needed to be done prior to adding insulation, for safety reasons. This was missed by other companies and even though it was more effort for me, I appreciate the integrity of your company. You would not proceed with the work until Gary had personally verified the work. Marc was an excellent installer, and took care to keep the house clean. He took many pictures to show me the work, which was great as this type of work is harder to inspect than most projects!

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Company Response

Hello David, we are happy Gary was able to provide you with the information you needed including the electrical work. Certainly, even though there was more for you to do at the outset it's definitely worth have a safe and energy efficient home in the long run. We thank you for choosing us to perform your insulation work and wish you all the best.
Team Tropical

Private User
Private User
1 review Mississauga, ON
10/10

Attic Insulation

I needed insulation for My home is a back split and has 2 attics and called Tropical. Gary arrived on time a few days later and gave me a detailed written estimate and we talked about the job. He really help explain the situation. I agreed an nd a couple days later Mark and his helper{I didn't get his name} got to work and following completion showed me several pics of both attics installed insulation and I was very happy with the result along with detailed information. I"m so glad I stayed with Tropical since I had a job done way back in 2009. The office staff, Gary and Marc and assistant were top notch and I thank them all at Tropical for a smooth Insulation installation. Very Good Job Guys I thank you.

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Company Response

Hello and thank you kindly for sending us your feedback. We are happy you stuck with us too! And that your experience was positive all around. We have a team we are very proud of and our hope is always to meet expectations with quality product, and quality service. Cellulose in attic applications is an excellent choice. We are sure you will reap the benefits in your home comfort and efficiency.
Thanks again!
Team Tropical

Private User
Private User
Private User reviews Toronto, ON
10/10

Excellent Service All Around

I had three individuals come in and provide me with a quote. Out of the three in regards to the amount of work that was needed Gary, who assessed the work was by far the most professional and most detailed with his explanation.
The crew that consisted of two individuals with Mark being the lead were quick, clean, skillful and competent. Before looking for a quote I would recommend you ask Tropical for a quote and start with them as your benchmark. Thx.

Zoran

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Company Response

Hello Zoran,

We're so pleased you had a good experience with our team!! Thank you for posting about this and providing us with the feedback we need to continue to provide excellent service to our customers. We hope you enjoy the benefits your new insulation will provide. All the best,
Team Tropical

Michael
Michael
2 reviews Toronto, ON
10/10

Attic Insulation

Gary was the only agent that provided a thourough and detailed quote. Pricing was fair and he also provided several recommendations. When the Tropical Insulation team arrived on site, they were professional, on time and kept the home clean. Pictures were provided showing the work done once completed. Very satisfied with their service and would highly recommend.

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Company Response

Hello Michael. Thank you for your excellent feedback. We are happy to hear you found our quoting process satisfactory. We want to ensure our customers know what is required and exactly how much that will cost to complete. No surprises! We thank you for choosing us and we're happy everything went so well. Enjoy the comfort of your home all year round!
Team Tropical

Private User
Private User
Private User reviews Toronto, ON
10/10

attic insulation

Just had Tropical top up the insulation in my attic.
They arrived on time,(with masks) got the job done quickly and professionally and cleaned up perfectly including the driveway.
I would recommend this company.

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Company Response

Good evening. Thanks so much for your feedback. We are so happy we could provide you with quality service and always appreciate any recommendations you provide to friends, family or neighbours.
Thank you again for choosing us to complete your project and all the best moving forward.
Team Tropical

Private User
Private User
Private User reviews Toronto, ON
10/10

Attic insulation upgrade

A very satisfying experience: a fast response to our request for assessment; a thorough and professional inspection; a fair and reasonable quote; and a quick follow through to complete the job. The the work was done very well, with care to not damage the work area and a full clean-up afterward, plus a review of what was done, accompanied by pictures.

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Company Response

Thank you for all the feedback! We're happy we could provide you great service across all the areas you mentioned. We really aim to please and ensure that each job is done professionally and with respect to our customer's home.
Thank you for choosing us,
Team Tropical

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More about Tropical Insulation, Inc.

For 35 years and counting, Tropical Insulation Inc., has been the best choice for blown in, loose fill cellulose insulation installations across Toronto, the GTA and Southern Ontario. Whether you are a Homeowner involved in remodeling, renovating or retrofitting your home, or an Industry Professional or Contractor looking for a reputable insulation contractor for your next project, we can deliver reliable and prompt service at a competitive price, using only the highest quality Canadian-manufactured cellulose insulation on the market today.
With the cost of living skyrocketing, saving money by saving energy has never been more important. Heating and cooling costs can account for 50-70% of a home or building’s yearly energy expense. When installed correctly, insulation is the simplest and most cost-effective means to lower this energy use. Remember, sealing and ventilating your home correctly will not only keep you warm in winter but will also cool you down in the summer months… Insulation is the perfect four season solution to saving you money.
If you are working on a “Green Building” project, or consider environmental sustainability a factor in your decision-making when selecting an insulation installer, please contact us. We choose to install Climatizer Plus™ cellulose insulation for its superior thermal and acoustical performance as well as its environmental benefits. Climatizer Plus loose-fill cellulose is certified by UL’s ECOLOGO program; indicating that this product has undergone rigorous scientific testing, auditing, or both, to prove its compliance with stringent, third party, environmental performance standards and may help you contribute to LEED credit categories.
Call us or “Get started today” on our website and allow us to provide you the information you need to make an informed choice for your home or building insulation needs. We offer free in-home assessments and quotes.

CATEGORIES
Insulation, Green Products & Services, and Home Additions
PRODUCTS
Cellulose loose-fill insulation
SERVICES
Installation providers of thermal and acoustical cellulose insulation in to attics and walls of new construction, custom, remodeled, or older homes (retrofits).
BRANDS
Climatizer Plus Cellulose Insulation
SPECIALITIES
Blown in Loose Fill Insulation Drill and Fill Wall Injection Sound Suppression
WEBSITE
http://www.tropicalinsulation.ca
YEAR ESTABLISHED
1983
PAYMENT METHOD
Visa, Mastercard, Cheque, e-transfer
MEMBERSHIPS
ISCA, Baeumler Approved, Homestars Verified
LIABILITY INSURANCE
Yes
WORKERS COMPENSATION
Yes
BONDED
Yes
WRITTEN CONTRACT
Yes
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