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  • Elevate's Successful Rebrand Fuels Continued Growth and Expansion

    • By Holcim
    • Added on Aug 30, 2023

    Elevate™, the premier provider of commercial roofing, wall and lining systems, is thriving and growing after its acquisition by Holcim and subsequent rebrand in June 2022. Through plant improvements, new manufacturing locations, capital investments, vertical integration and supply chain improvements, Elevate continues to expand its offerings while upholding the legacy Firestone brand’s commitment to the highest standards in the industry. read more

  • Weed Go Well Together

    • By Danielle Macdonald
    • Added on Jul 30, 2023

    Cultivation and manufacturing facilities are increasing in numbers as many states allow licenses to companies wanting to specialize in cannabis crops. read more

  • Harnessing Comfort & Efficiency

    • By Danielle Macdonald
    • Added on Jun 01, 2023

    When there is a strict deadline, there’s no time for horseplay! Located in Louisville, KY, the Churchill Downs Racetrack (CDRT), is one of most well-known horse racetracks in the world. Famous for hosting The Kentucky Derby, the annual horse racing event held in the United States since 1875, this grand track is situated on a striking 175 acres. read more

  • A Call of Duty

    • By William Bales
    • Added on Mar 31, 2023

    Halfway between Syracuse and Albany and just south of Utica is the small town of West Winfield, New York. This is the location of Upstate Spray Foam Insulation, co-owned by Billy Gibson and Jesse Christian. The company specializes in all types of insulation for homes and businesses. Company projects can range from small crawlspaces to multi-year projects, such as the one they’re working on at West Point, America’s oldest Military Academy. read more

  • Extreme Perseverance

    • By William Bales
    • Added on Mar 31, 2023

    Foametix Insulation is an established spray foam insulation company based out of Winnipeg, Canada that employs a staff of eight with two spray rigs. Foametix has been in business since 2009, but on June 1, 2022, Mark Kucel took over ownership of the company. read more

  • Foam on Tap

    • By Noelle Krevetski
    • Added on Mar 31, 2023

    The bond between brothers-in-law can be a unique and special one, often stemming from a shared love of family, adventure, and creativity. For two such brothers-in-law, their passion for turning ordinary objects into something extraordinary led them to embark on a unique project that would ultimately combine their skills and talents in unexpected ways. read more

  • Expanding into SPF

    • By Spray Foam Staff
    • Added on Mar 31, 2023

    BAHA Construction, Inc. of Pueblo, Colorado, started as a commercial construction company specializing in both commercial and residential buildings. Two years ago, they decided to add spray foam insulation to their repertoire and through hard work and perseverance, they recently added a third spray foam rig to their fleet. There is no stopping this aspiring company, who has created a demand in their local area. With their growth so impressive, they are now offering interstate spray foam work. read more

  • Stop & Smell the Roses

    • By Danielle Macdonald
    • Added on Feb 01, 2023

    When spraying a building or partaking in something a little more creative, all contractors appreciate that SPF is serious business. This was also the case when entering a float into the historic Pasadena Tournament of Roses, famous ‘Rose Parade.’ The pressure was on for SPF to perform at its best while millions of spectators watched the spectacle. read more

  • Foaming the American Dream

    • By Spray Foam Magazine Team
    • Added on Feb 01, 2023

    Many people have chosen to carve their future out of foam, but some journeys have been a tougher road to walk. The Spray Foam Magazine team (SFMT) spoke with Uriel Rodriguez, owner of New Generation Spray Foam, LLC, about his journey into foam and how it’s making his dreams, and others, come true. read more

  • Attic Rain

    • By Spray Foam Magazine Staff
    • Added on Feb 01, 2023

    To help homeowners safeguard against problems such as attic rain, spray foam installers first need to understand their mindset and how to push prevention as well as solving attic rain hazards after they occur. read more

  • SPF is on Target

    • By Spray Foam Magazine Team
    • Added on Feb 01, 2023

    The Spray Foam Magazine team (SFMT) loves hearing how people in the industry have used SPF for their extracurricular activities. read more

  • Simplify to Magnify

    • By Danielle Macdonald
    • Added on Nov 30, 2022

    During the last few months, the Spray Foam Magazine Team (SFMT) has been inundated with submissions for 2022 Contractor of the Year. Every year the SFMT goes through these submissions and asks the most crucial question, What makes someone a winner? This year, the competition was intense and, not to sound cliché, but from the entries we read, everyone’s a winner to some degree. read more