Applying Spray Foam Insulation from the Outside

Applying Spray Foam Insulation from the Outside

Sometimes it’s not as simple as just spraying foam to the underside of the roof deck.  If the ceiling is vaulted or a cathedral the only option is to open things up from one side or the other.  At this customer’s house the best option was to work from the outside and avoid the mess and disruption…

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How is Cellulose Insulation Added into Attics?

How is Cellulose Insulation Added into Attics?

Attic insulation is the hat that keeps you warm in the winter and cool in the summer.  It’s more than just a cost per square foot.  The attic needs to be properly prepared before the insulation can be blown-in. Detailing light fixtures, wire penetrations, pipe chases, stairwell openings, open interior soffits, access hatches, pull down…

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Cold House? Of Course It's an Insulation Problem!

Cold House? Of Course It’s an Insulation Problem!

Does your grandma usually tell you to zip your coat up? She probably yelled more than told but that’s good because she was right.  Running around without a coat is not good in the winter and living in a house without insulation is also uncomfortable.  Older homes were often uninsulated because back then the cost…

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