Category: News + Updates

IDI Named a Top 20 Graco Distributor in North America

IDI has again been named a Top 20 Graco Distributor in North America for Foam and Polyurea equipment. IDI is a leading supplier of insulation materials, including genuine parts and equipment from Graco. We are proud to call Graco a partner and look forward to continued growth with their support. Take advantage of our local […]

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The MOST Important Element of Survival in Contracting Today

It’s Never Been More Important. The least fun things in contracting have now become the most important element of survival. That’s right, job costing, constantly focusing on account- receivable, eliminating waste, tightening productivity, cutting back on crews, and squeezing everything you can get out of everything you find. No doubt, a few of the competitors, […]

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IDI Insulation Training Classes are back! – Safety First

IDI is happy to announce that we are opening spray foam and insulation classes back up and already have 6 on the schedule for 2021. Not only that, but we will be expanding the Three-Day Hands-On Trainings to some new areas of the country. Since these three-day events cover everything from installing and production to […]

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Section 25C Stimulus: Advocating for an Insulation Tax Credit in Stimulus Package

ICAA Needs Your Participation.  The following information comes directly from, Michael Kwart. The Executive Director of the Insulation Contractors Association of America. Congress is about to consider legislation to help restart the U.S. economy. The energy efficiency industry is advocating for a super-charged 25C tax credit of $2,400 to spur homeowner investment in energy efficiency. […]

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IDI: Making a Difference During Covid-19

They say a picture is worth a thousand words….and in this case, this picture is one of saving lives. My son, Brett, is a clinical pharmacist at Jessie Brown VA in downtown Chicago. He works closely with Doctors on the frontline treating patients, dispensing meds in the ER, drawing meds in ICU intubations, etc. In […]

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An Update From Our CEO On COVID-19

The global spread of COVID-19 is affecting all of us, and I wanted to take a moment to let you know how IDI is managing the situation. IDI remains committed to providing our customers with insulation products, accessories, continued sales and technical support. IDI has been closely monitoring the situation and preparing for all possible […]

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Introducing IDI’s R-Value Podcast!

Are you a business owner who’s wondering where the next lead or customer is going to come from? A business owner who’s tired of losing to the competition? Maybe you’re trying to navigate the sometimes murky waters of product development, code changes and building science? Want to learn about the newest products and latest trends […]

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3 Important National Safety Month Tips to Use All Year Round

When it comes to the field of construction, the saying “Built on Blood, Sweat & Tears” is a way of life. It’s no surprise that safety should be a top priority during insulation and construction work, but sometimes proper safety measures can fall through the cracks or get overlooked. Since June is National Safety Month, […]

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