Category: News + Updates

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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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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Why You Should Bring Your Rig to an IDIREV Event

Have you ever signed up for one of our IDIREV events? IDI’s goal has always been to provide superior service to our customers. We’ve been able to help our customers beat their competition by educating, training and providing local expertise and support to our customers. About IDIREV: One training and support opportunity we offer is our […]

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The Accella Spray Foam Brands You Use Everyday Are Now SealTite PRO

Same great products. Same fast, quality service from IDI Distributors. Accella Spray Foam brands are now SealTite PRO! The Bayseal, QuadFoam and Premium spray foam brands will now live under the brand name SealTite PRO. Carlisle Spray Foam Insulation created one brand name for their various levels of quality foam to make selection and usage […]

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IDI Distributors Announces Acquisition of Insulation Materials

CHANHASSEN, Minn., March 13, 2019 — IDI Distributors, a national leader in residential and commercial insulation distribution based in Chanhassen, Minn., announces the acquisition of Peoria, Ill. based Insulation Materials. Insulation Materials, a thermal, moisture and sound control distributor, will operate as a division of IDI now offering full lines of fiberglass, spray foam, equipment, […]

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IDI Distributors Celebrates 40th Anniversary

IDI Distributors Names Chris Novogratz President   CHANHASSEN, Minn., Tuesday, March 12, 2019 — IDI Distributors, a national leader in residential and commercial insulation distribution based in Chanhassen, Minn., is celebrating its 40th year in business. IDI is pleased to announce that Chris Novogratz – son of IDI founder Joseph Novogratz – has formally assumed […]

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Top Plate Gasket Applications – What You Need to Know to Meet Code Updates

Comparing Top Plate Gasket Application Options to Meet Code Updates Having performance problems? Trouble in the bedroom? Try installing a top plate gasket. Whether your leakage is in the bedroom or another location, a top plate gasket application may be exactly what you need to take care of those nasty cracks or gaps causing you […]

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New DC315 Coverage Rates Will Positively Impact Your Bottom Line

Good news becomes great news when it benefits everyone involved financially. Most of the time, product innovations are small changes that make life easier, give you back time, or provide financial benefits like savings. In business, innovations that gain even 2-3% back in one of these categories can provide huge benefits that can immediately impact […]

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