Sales of newly built, single-family homes rose 3.7 percent in January to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 555,000 units, according to newly released data by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and the U.S. Census Bureau.
ProSeal LE from Icynene allows contractors to achieve thicker layers in one pass, providing substantial savings in both time and money. A Greenguard Gold certified product, ProSeal LE also provides environmental savings as well. read more
The HERO program will enable property owners in Leon County to make energy efficiency, renewable energy and wind-hardening home improvements and to pay for them over time at a fixed interest rate through their property taxes. HERO financing payments may have tax benefits, and many property owners who use HERO to finance home improvements see immediate savings on their utility bills. read more
AirStop is sold in pails and can be applied with a standard airless sprayer or bulk-loaded sausage guns to cover gaps, penetrations and joints such as along headers and footers, and between exterior sheathing and studs. read more
In the recent episode, “Seven’s Company,” Demilec, one of North America’s largest manufacturers of spray foam insulation and polyurea products, provided spray foam insulation to outfit a 545-square-foot home that would accommodate seven people, a couple and their five sons. read more
The July / August 2016 issue of Spray Foam Magazine features articles on air barriers for commercial and residential applications, a special section on roofing highlights the versatility of foam and a focus on safety highlights the need to "spray it safe" and come home healthy at the end of each shift. read more