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House Works: Canadian Spray Foam a Safe and Effective Insulation Option

The first time I saw spray foam insulation in action was in the winter of 1988, while working as a carpenter on a commercial construction site. I’ve been impressed with this stuff ever since.

Adding Insulation? Do This First.

I’ve recently had a home-energy audit sponsored through our local electricity supplier. They recommended additional insulation in my two attic areas (main and in an addition) — blown-in, loose-fill cellulose.

Inside a Handsome Tiny House With Solar Shingles

While most tiny houses seem to be made from wood, one tiny house that’s been traveling around the country is constructed of something a bit more unexpected: plastic.

Nine Ways Chemistry Contributes to High Performing Buildings

The choice of building materials is a key component in the construction of high-performing, or any, buildings.

Spray Foam Gives Energy Efficiency Boost to Award Winning Home Designs

Homebuilders consider many factors when designing new homes and one of the most important is choosing energy efficient materials to control heating and cooling use in the home

Using Spray Foam Insulation to Boost Durability and Efficiency of Mass Walls

Building energy codes and high-performance construction practices for commercial and public building projects continue to call for increased energy.

Spray Foam Coalition Sponsors Event to Inspire Next Generation of Architects, Builders and Entrepreneurs

Race to zero challenges students to design net zero energy homes.

Spray Foam Saves the Day in 70+ Year Old Maryland Homes

The community was looking for an upgrade to the overall quality of their homes within the larger Maryland county community they shared.

Polyurethane Highlighted on Home Improvement Radio Show

Whether we listen for today’s hit music, the most up-to-date news coverage or to make our commutes more bearable, many of us spend time each day tuning into our favorite radio stations.

This Tiny House Is A Big Deal