What Is Spray Foam Insulation?

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Efficiency Spray foam Insulation Ltd. is a type of insulation that is applied using a spray gun. It is made from two composite materials that are sprayed together and chemically react to expand and harden. This creates a dense, airtight seal to prevent heat and cold from escaping a home. This makes it a popular insulation option among energy-conscious homeowners.

Spray insulation is a great choice for residential homes and commercial buildings. It can be sprayed into wall cavities, crawl spaces, attics, and basement rim joists. It is also commonly used in new construction and remodeling projects. In addition to insulating, spray foam can also provide an airtight seal and reduce the amount of moisture that enters a building.

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The main reason that spray foam is so effective at insulating is because it contains tiny pockets of air. These pockets are what make it difficult for heat or sound to pass through the material. The air pockets also make it easy for the spray to fill nooks and crannies where traditional insulation would be difficult to reach.

Despite its many benefits, homeowners should note that the installation of spray foam requires specialized equipment. It should only be installed by a licensed and insured professional contractor. In addition, the process of spraying and curing emits a significant quantity of volatile organic compounds (VOCs). These chemicals can cause respiratory problems in some people.

Additionally, homeowners should know that more and more banks are refusing to lend or give mortgages on properties with spray foam insulation. This can make it more difficult for homeowners to sell their property or re-mortgage in the future. For this reason, homeowners should only consider installing spray foam if they are planning on staying in their property for a long period.

Efficiency Spray Foam Insulation Ltd.

2300 Yonge St Ste. 1600, Toronto, ON M4P 1E4, Canada
(647) 250-1484