(Pun totally intended, just in case you were wondering.) Just when you’ve finally decided to take the plunge and invest in spray foam insulation, you realize that there are two different types. And, look at you…doing it so early! It’s a good thing because you still have time to do a little research before temperatures begin rising. What’s even better is that we’ve already done that research for you. Here [...]
If you read yesterday’s post, you know that attic temperatures in these hot, Louisiana summers can get up to 160 degrees. That’s even hotter than an ideal greenhouse temperature, which is still pretty hot at about 85 degrees. The good thing is, it’s still relatively cool right now. There’s still time to improve your home’s energy efficiency. Spray foam insulation can reduce your energy costs by 60% in the summer. [...]
Is Spray Foam Insulation worth it and does it actually help you in saving money? Many residential homes in New Orleans are insulated using old techniques and even older materials. You may feel like your getting a pretty good deal with some of these cheaper materials but in the long run, it’s costing you way more. In reality, outdated materials and old techniques of insulating your Residential Homes in New [...]
Sometimes when you hear how great something is usually the first thing that comes to mind is, "It must be to good to be true." Well spray foam is definitely been a topic for discussion as it becomes more and more popular over the years. Most people don't realize that the product has been around since the 1940's and was used by the military for varies reason. Just recently in [...]
This New Orleans home was sprayed with 5 inches of closed cell spray foam insulation in the roof, and 3 inches of open cell spray foam insulation in the walls. Along with 2 inches of closed cell spray foam insulation applied to the underside of the sub-floor to assure a quality seal from top to bottom.