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How to avoid a spray foam insulation nightmare

How can you avoid a spray foam insulation nightmare? Start by ensuring that your spray foam contractor is licensed by the manufacturer, has been fully trained and has experience that you can quantify.

Exterior wall insulation application with Icynene spray foam insulation

The use of closed cell density spray foam insulation vs. rigid foam board in exterior continuous insulation applications provides architectural firms and commercial building contractors a great opportunity to positively impact their building schedules, budget and overall performance quality.

Curved exterior commercial building surface with Icynene closed cell spray foam

In reference to exterior continuous insulation applications, with its greater thermal resistance, the use of spray foam insulation can lead to reductions in overall wall thickness over foam board insulation designs.

Air escaping from the home via air leakage

Attics are one of the most common and largest contributors to air leakage. Air escaping through the attic can lead to higher than normal heating and cooling bills.