Spray Foam Insulation
Spray foam insulation is a type of insulation that is sprayed onto surfaces as a liquid and then expands to fill the space. It is made up of two components, a polymer and a blowing agent, which are mixed and sprayed onto the surface. When the two components come into contact with each other, they react and expand to form a solid foam.
Spray foam insulation is usually installed by a professional insulation contractor using specialized equipment. The contractor will first prepare the surfaces to be insulated by removing any existing insulation and cleaning the surfaces. They will then mix the two components of the spray foam according to the manufacturer's instructions and spray it onto the surfaces using a spray gun. The foam will expand and harden within a few minutes, filling any gaps or cracks in the surfaces.
There are several reasons why it is generally recommended to use a professional insulation service rather than attempting to install spray foam insulation yourself:
Overall, using a professional insulation service can help ensure that your spray foam insulation is installed safely and correctly, resulting in improved energy efficiency and comfort in your home.