Tight Homes Equal Less Drafts

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Have you ever sat if your home, with the heat on, and felt a blast of cold air? Well, there is a good chance that your home may not be as tight as it could be. Fear not, there is a method to determine how tight your home is, and if it’s not as tight as you’d like, you can …

Choosing Between Insulation Types: Spray Foam vs. Fiberglass

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Insulation plays an important role in homes and buildings. In fact, the EPA estimates that with the right insulation, energy bills could be decreased by up to 20%. This is why it’s crucial to make sure you’re using the right type of insulation for the job. There are two common types of insulation: spray foam and fiberglass. This article is …

Best Practices Of Operating Spray Foam Equipment

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Building and construction industry is one of the few sectors that has witnessed constant growth over the years. With technology now playing a major role in everything we do, it has enabled this sector to remain vibrant as new building techniques keep on coming up making the housing more energy efficient, safer, cheaper, and more comfortable. This is a big …

What to Consider When You’re Buying a Spray Foam Rig

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Spray foam insulation is used by home builders, HVAC contractors, and other people who are looking to improve the energy efficiency of a building or home. With up to 40% of a building’s energy loss being caused by poor air filtration, air circulation and insulation is crucial to keeping the air inside the home. So if you’re interested in improving …

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Spray Foam Equipment Maintenance Tips

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The need for building insulation is undeniable. Although combined annual energy costs of all industrial and commercial buildings in the U.S. amounts to $400 billion, prioritizing proper insulation can reduce unnecessary energy waste and associated costs. Of course, spray foam insulation has become one of the most popular installation methods in recent years. But if you want to keep your …

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Spray Foam Insulation Becoming an Industry Standard

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Spray foam insulation is an energy efficient solution to any and all HVAC needs. As an alternative to traditional fiberglass insulation, this approach can save in terms of energy costs and consumption. By keeping more heat in or limiting cool air from escaping, the right insulation is essential for homes and businesses that want to spend less without compromising quality. …

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4 Myths About Spray Foam Insulation: Busted!

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The U.S. Department of Energy has stated that approximately 56% of the energy used in homes goes toward heating and cooling; given the extreme seasons our country has been facing lately, that makes a heck of a lot of sense. However, all that money and energy spent means nothing if your home isn’t properly insulated.   Although the most well-known …

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The Evolution of Spray Foam Insulation

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As anyone in the industry is aware, spray foam insulation products have been instrumental in improving the energy efficiency of buildings, sealing out moisture and preventing mold, and even strengthening structural integrity. The miracle product is prized for its environmental benefits — through research by their Energy Star Program, the Environmental Protection Agency has concluded that adding insulation and properly …

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Tips for Maintaining Your Spray Foam Equipment

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Since up to 40% of a building’s energy usage can be lost due to poor air filtration systems, it is no wonder that many are investing in materials and services from spray foam businesses. Spray foam insulation fills in the gaps in walls, floors, and ceilings, ensuring as little heat as possible is lost throughout the cooler months. If you …