Monthly Archives: November 2013

Should I Spray the Attic Floor, or the Underside of the Roof?

Insulating your attic with spray foam is one of the best ways to quickly reduce energy bills and increase home comfort, because 40% of the air leaks in your home are through the attic.  The most common question people as for this project is “Should I spray the underside of the roof or the floor [...]

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What Makes Foam it Green, Green?

Q:  “What makes Foam It Green…Green? A:  Several things! 1.  We’ve balanced our entire carbon footprint by sponsoring Clean Energy and Carbon Reduction projects through our donations to Terra Pass. 2.  Foam It Green is actually green in color when it’s properly applied, giving you that visual confirmation that you’ve sprayed good foam. 3.  Foam It Green [...]

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Is Foam it Green a Vapor Barrier?

Q:  Is Foam It Green a Vapor Barrier? A:  Foam It Green closed cell foam, like all 2# polyurethane spray foams, is a Class III Vapor Retarder.  Whether a Class III Vapor Retarder is classified as a Vapor Barrier in your area is determined by your local building code, based on climate zones.  If your [...]

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Should I Spray the Underside of the Roof, or the Floor of the Attic?

Q:  Do I spray the underside of the roof or the floor of the attic?” A:  This will depend upon how you answer the following: 1) Will you be finishing the attic to create a living space? 2) Do you need a conditioned storage area? If you’ve answered “yes” to either of these questions, then [...]

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