Icynene expands up to 100 times its size to fit perfectly around detailing within the building envelope to air-seal. This significantly reduces the amount of air leakage resulting in a healthier and more energy efficient home.
While the initial investment in spray foam seems large, the immediate and long-term savings^ on heating and cooling costs means your clients will see a real return on investment – often in as little as three to four years.
Here is an example of the cost and savings your clients see with Icynene:
Compared to traditional insulation types, spray foam savings for homeowners are both immediate and long-term. You clients can potentially save up to 50%^ in their heating and cooling costs by having spray foam insulation in their homes. Icynene spray foam insulation not only help reduce heating and cooling costs but also:
- Air-seals the building envelope to fill in all the gaps and cracks that other insulation types leave behind
- Doubles as an insulation and air-barrier
Leaks Can Fill Two Blimps a Day!
As much as 40% of the energy lost in a typical family home is caused by air leakage. With traditional insulation types, all the gaps and cracks that are not properly filled can equate to the size of a basketball. These gaps can leak enough air to fill two air blimps every day
This infographic shows where air leakage can occur within the typical family home.
^ Savings vary. Find out why in the seller's fact sheet on R-values. Higher R-values mean greater insulating power.