“Flash and batt” is a popular technique for insulating walls but if you are going to use this technique, make sure to start with at least 2 inches of closed cell foam first. A one inch “flash” is not enough to prevent condensation!
Last month The Green Cocoon was nominated for an award at the National Spray Foam Convention in Palm Springs. Dozens of companies enter their projects in hopes of winning an Industry Excellence Award, but only 5 are chosen to be publicly recognized at the awards luncheon, and we were proud to be one of the five. Although we did not win, we were in the top 5 for Commercial Wall Spray Foam category. In an industry with thousands of companies, being voted in the top 5 for the 233 Vaughan Street Project in Portsmouth, NH is a testament to our company’s passion for excellence, honesty and drive to be the best in our industry. To read more about this project click here. To see photos of the Vaughan Street project click here.
Insulation isn’t just for the winter months! Heating and cooling account for 50 to 70% of the energy used in the average American home. Inadequate (more…)