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Spray Foam Chemicals: Toxic or Totally Safe?

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Nowadays, more and more Americans are becoming leery of the chemical compounds used in everyday materials, and rightfully so. From dangerous lead paint to suspicious BPAs in water bottles, it’s no wonder individuals are taking the time to learn more about the substances used to produce common household goods. In our culture of increasing awareness, many homeowners and builders alike …

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A Delicate Balance: How Spray Insulation Can Help Manage Indoor Humidity

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More and more, Americans are realizing the importance of maintaining not only a warm home but a well-insulated home devoid of air leaks. In fact, HVAC (heating, ventilation, and air conditioning) employment rates are expected to rise 15% between 2016 and 2026 as individuals look for the best methods to create a comfortable and cost-effective living environment. When it comes …

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Can Spray Foam Protect Against Mold?

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No homeowner wants to deal with a mold problem. Significant mold presence can damage air quality and lead to health complications like asthma attacks and allergies. Mold can also cause unsightly wall stains and even lower your property value.   Once mold is present in a home, removal is often difficult. Scrubbing the growths with bleach proves ineffective, and even …

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3 More Spray Foam Insulation Myths You Shouldn’t Believe

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Spray foam insulation is an innovative technology that can produce incredible results. However, it’s not the only insulation option available. With competition comes comparison, and with comparison comes misinformation. Unfortunately, some major myths surround spray foam insulation equipment, chemicals, and applications.   If you’re thinking about choosing a spray foam insulation equipment rental for your next project, be sure you’ve …

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Essential Safety Gear for Spray Foam Installation

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Between 2016 and 2026, HVAC employment rates are expected to rise 15%. With more workers comes more bodies that need protection during various home heating, cooling, and ventilation projects. Spray foam insulation is one HVAC-related project that can be potentially dangerous without proper safety precautions. When installing spray foam, high pressures and various chemicals can make the job unsafe without …

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Does Spray Foam Insulation Deter Pests?

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Whether you’re a contractor or a homeowner, you likely want to know that your home improvement project is going to last, and do its job well. One common factor that can wreak havoc on any home project is pests, which can sometimes destroy a home. Insects like termites can bring in contaminates while weakening wooden structures, and rodent invaders can …

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High-Pressure Versus Low Pressure Spray Foam: What’s the Difference?

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In the world of spray foam insulation, there is a large variety of materials and systems that can get the job done. However, choosing the right equipment and methods for a particular project can be difficult. One major choice spray foam installers have to make, when starting a spray insulation project, is deciding between high-pressure and low-pressure equipment. Use this …

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Everything You Need to Know About Breaking Into the Insulation Industry

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The insulation industry might not be all that popular from afar, but it’s a very lucrative, as well as essential, sector. The combined yearly energy costs of all the industrial and commercial buildings across the United States is approximately $400 billion. Without proper insulation, all these structures would be uncomfortable and far less energy efficient, costing billions and billions of …

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Importance of Spray Foam Insulation Equipment: 5 Essential Items

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The combined yearly energy costs of all the industrial and commercial buildings in the United States is roughly $400 billion. Simply by boosting energy efficiencies across commercial structures approximately 10% would subsequently save roughly $40 billion. A great way to achieve improved energy efficiencies across a commercial business is to utilize spray foam kits for insulation purposes. When it comes …