Why Wool Insulation Is the Real Green Alternative

Green Living Guy

Growing up, one of my favorite gifts for college was clothing. Budgets back then were tight, so any contribution to the clothing fund was always appreciated. In particular, I looked forward to getting the wool sweater that my aunt and uncle would bring me every year when they returned from their annual trip to Ireland. These sweaters were always one of my favorite pieces of clothing. Why? Because they could be counted on to keep me warm in the cold winters in Albany, NY.


For thousands of years, sheep have been able to survive harsh summers and winters. Due to their crimped nature, wool fibers form millions of tiny air pockets that trap air, helping to provide a breathable thermal barrier – and thus keeping the sheep warm during winter and cool in the summer months. If nature so effectively uses “wool coats” to protect sheep from extreme cold and…

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