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Budget-Friendly, Money-Saving Ways to Maximize Your Small Home

There’s no denying the recent trend toward tiny living. Small houses appreciate in value more than larger homes. They’re also energy efficient, easier to clean and maintain, and help reduce your carbon footprint, making them better for the planet. With city housing skyrocketing in recent years, many people — especially Millennials — have been turning to smaller homes, from tiny houses to two-bedroom condos, as a pathway to comfortable yet [...]

Subfloor Sprayed with Closed Cell Spray Foam – Video

This is a video of Green Apple Insulation applying closed cell spray foam insulation to the underside of a home in New Orleans, La. Closed cell spray foam is the best product available to eliminate cold and drafty floors during the winter time. The foam seals up and the gabs and cracks that allow air to enter or leave your home year round.

Cold Floor Solution

If it's an uphill battle every year to keep your floors warm during the colder seasons we completely understand your situation. We have solutions that can completely end the nightmare once and for all with spray foam insulation. Your crawl spray under your home gets almost no sunlight and the damp ground underneath can remain fridge until things warm back up. This is the main reason your floors stay so [...]

Cold Floors, Open Cell vs Closed Cell Foam?

Every home is different and in some case climate plays a big factor in which product is best for the project at hand. We typically use closed cell about nine times out of ten since we service most of the southeast region of the untied states. Sub tropic regions such as mid or south Louisiana generally require closed cell due to average ground moisture content and humidity level typically ranging [...]

The Best Way to Warm up Your Cold Floors!

Cold floors equal cold feet! This has to be the most common complaint from customers in the colder months. Wether it's you, your significant other, children, elders or even pets nobody likes cold feet from ice cold floors. Yes you can put on thick socks or slippers but that does't solve the constant draft throughout the house or having to constantly run your heater just to compensate for the frigid [...]

3 Reasons to Spray Foam Your Floors

The first step to getting out of bed doesn't have to be a cold one. Cold floors can make getting around your home miserable during the colder months. Luckliy with spray foam solving this issue is simple compared to older alternatives with fiberglass insulation. Lets be honest that stuff is a thing of the past. No matter how well you stuffed batts underneath your home it just didn't keep the [...]

5 New Orleans Myths: Debunked

New Orleans has found itself at the center of quite a few news stories over the centuries, most recently the devastation following Hurricane Katrina. As a major tourist destination and frequently featured community in media, there have been some different myths that have popped up over the years. We’re here to set the record straight and debunk these different misconceptions once and for all. As a local foam spraying company, [...]

5 Ways to Invest in Your Home

When we buy property, we are hoping that some day, the investment will pay off when we finally sell it to move into a condo or downgrade after the kids have moved out. Appreciation is somewhat guaranteed when it comes to housing, but only if you take the time to invest back into that home. No one ever said homeownership was going to be a walk through the park; however, [...]

Insulating a Metal Building With Closed Cell Spray Foam

When it comes to insulating a metal building, closed cell spray foam should by your number one choice. Here a few of the main reasons why; Closed cell spray foam is extremely dense and can help reinforce the sheet metal that covers the exterior walls and roof by 275%. This virtually makes it storm proof. Another reason is closed cell is so dense it is waterproof and acts as a [...]

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Applying Closed Cell Spray Foam Underside a Raised New Construction Home

Closed cell spray foam is the number one product you should be using when insulating the underside of your home. In the picture you can see the foam is sprayed directly into the floor joint cavities by a spray foam installer. Once the foam is sprayed in place it will expand, dry and finally harden to the underside of the home. Once the foam has cured, usually over the course [...]