The end of the year brings the inevitable reviews and “Best Of” lists in all kinds of categories. This year, we decided to join in on the fun and post our reviews on spray foam insulation, or the best articles from our 2017 archives. These topics cover everything from energy efficiency to insulating different parts of your home to comparisons with other types of insulation. Read on for our top spray foam articles of 2017.
There are so many choices within the insulation industry, which can make it incredibly difficult to sort through the information available. Not only are the many different materials to choose from, there are many different brands of spray foam insulation. These articles can help you to sort through the facts.
This article explains the basic difference between the most common insulation materials and spray foam insulation like Icynene. It’s a great place to start for someone new to the world of insulation, like a first time home buyer.
If you’ve been unsure of the differences between the many brands within the spray foam insulation world, this article should help explain what separates Icynene from the pack.
Energy Efficient Home Solutions
It’s likely that everyone can agree that the phrase of the year in the realm of home ownership is energy efficiency. How can you make your home more energy efficient, though? It isn’t just spray foam insulation like Icynene that can make a difference in your monthly utility bills. Here are our top articles about all of the ways you can make your home more energy efficient.
The idea of having to start over with certain elements of your home, in order to make it more energy efficient, may seem expensive and overwhelming. Here’s an article that breaks down some of those costs.
As we mentioned, energy efficiency isn’t just about upgrading your home’s insulation. This article does a great job of outlining the many ways you can make your home greener and more energy efficient.
If you’re new to the green building concept, you may have lots of questions you want answered before you commit. This article is the perfect one to give you the peace of mind you’re looking for.
Earth Day is more than just a single date on the calendar. It’s about changing the way we live so that our children and grandchildren can enjoy the wonders of nature far into the future. Here’s an article that can help take you beyond that one day.
Have you ever heard of the NetZero concept? If you haven’t, this article is the perfect introduction, and it can help you understand how Icynene spray foam insulation can help you achieve a NetZero home.
If you’re looking to take your home’s energy efficiency to the next level, Passive House certification is definitely a route you should consider. This article can help explain some of the “ins” and “outs” of the Passive House Institute, and its role in your goal of achieving a Passive House.
Insulation, especially spray foam insulation, can help with a multitude of concerns that only affect your home seasonally, such as flooding, ice dams, and more. It can be difficult to hunt down an article explaining the important questions you have about a specific issue relating to the season. Here are some of our most popular seasonal posts.
If 2017 was any kind of indicator for how future hurricane seasons will go, the lengths to which homeowners will have to go in order to prepare in hurricane-prone regions are going to far exceed what we’ve seen up until this point. Take a read to understand how Icynene spray foam can help your home be more resilient in extreme weather.
It wasn’t just hurricanes that were more intense this year; the heat waves that some parts of the U.S. experienced were record-breaking. Believe it or not, spray foam insulation can help you beat the heat.
Many parts of the country experienced significant flooding this spring, as the huge volume of snow began to melt. Icynene spray foam can help to reduce the chances of flooding damage in your home. This article explains how.
Many homeowners don’t understand the truth about ice dams and the dangers they present. If you’re facing a cold winter and your home has a history of developing ice dams, take a look at this article to determine how you can help reduce the chances of them developing with Icynene spray foam insulation.
Talk to a licensed Icynene spray foam insulation contractor in your area, to find out more reasons why Icynene is the ideal choice to help create a more comfortable home. And Happy New Year!