E-Z Hatch Attic Access Door

E-Z Hatch Attic Access Door

Credit: Battic Door Energy Conservation Products

What makes this product green?

  • Reduces heating and cooling loads

Description

For new construction or retrofits, the E-Z Hatch is a highly insulated overhead attic access door system that installs with a utility knife and a screwdriver to provide sealed, energy-efficient attic access. The gasketed, 22-inch by 30-inch, single-piece unit has a wood frame, interior trim, and an R-42 door with a ten-inch EPSExpanded polystyrene. Type of rigid foam insulation that, unlike extruded polystyrene (XPS), does not contain ozone-depleting HCFCs. EPS frequently has a high recycled content. Its vapor permeability is higher and its R-value lower than XPS insulation. EPS insulation is classified by type: Type I is lowest in density and strength and Type X is highest. core that exceeds the new Energy StarLabeling system sponsored by the Environmental Protection Agency and the US Department of Energy for labeling the most energy-efficient products on the market; applies to a wide range of products, from computers and office equipment to refrigerators and air conditioners. thermal bypass requirements. The 12-inch-tall wood frame holds the insulation back from the opening­ - no more insulation “snowstorms” when the attic hatch is opened.

Manufacturer Information

Battic Door Energy Conservation Products
P.O. Box 15
Mansfield, MA 02048
Phone: 508-320-9082
Fax: 508-339-4571
www.batticdoor.com

Listed in: Air Barriers, Interior Doors