Compared to traditional insulation types, spray foam savings for homeowners are both immediate and long-term. You clients can potentially save up to 50% in their heating and cooling costs by having spray foam insulation in their homes. Icynene spray foam insulation not only help reduce heating and cooling costs but also:
- Air-seals the building envelope to fill in all the gaps and cracks that other insulation types leave behind
- Doubles as an insulation and air-barrier
Leaks Can Fill Two Blimps a Day!
As much as 40% of the energy lost in a typical family home is caused by air leakage. With traditional insulation types, all the gaps and cracks that are not properly filled can equate to the size of a basketball. These gaps can leak enough air to fill two air blimps every day
This infographic shows where air leakage can occur within the typical family home.
Show Your Clients Significant Cost Savings
Icynene expands up to 100 times its size to fit perfectly around all detailing within the building envelope for a complete air-seal. This significantly reduces the amount of air leakage resulting in a healthier and more energy efficient home.
While the initial investment in spray foam seems large, the immediate and long-term savings on heating and cooling costs means your clients will see a real return on investment – often in as little as three to four years.
Here is an example of the cost and savings your clients see with Icynene: