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When Your Habitat Becomes Uninhabitable: A Lesson in Building Science, Equipment Sizing, Ventilation & Insulation
I got a call yesterday from someone, we’ll call him “Bob”, who attended IDI’s regional insulation class in MN this year. It’s his first year in the insulation industry so he bought a spray foam rig, started learning building science, and is doing quite well. He called because he knows someone who: Moved into a […]Learn More
Don’t Throw Away That Mixing Chamber.
Mixing chambers can last forever… okay that’s a stretch, but the truth is too many get thrown away when new life can be given to them. As a spray foam tech, I always recommend keeping spare parts for your foam gun (new chambers, new seals, new o-rings, etc.) and resurfacing your mixing chambers. Through trial […]Learn More
Tips to Apply Spray Foam Insulation in Cold Temperatures + Winter Weather
Baby, It’s Cold Outside! Tips for Applying Spray Foam Insulation in Cold Weather With temperatures dipping down below freezing for weeks at a time through most of the country, spraying foam insulation in winter is a lot tougher than in the warmer months. Jobs take longer, foam starts popping and shrinking, and breakdowns seem to […]Learn More