While building a new home or office, clients will lean towards what they’ve known for years – either the most convenient or cheapest option. However, the choice needs to also be driven by performance, quality and reputation of the manufacturer.
Television and film actor, Ed Begley Jr. shares his personal experience in creating a LEED accredited home and how spray foam insulation helped play a role in creating a comfortable, energy efficient and modern home.
Spray foam insulation can be used in hot, humid climates such as those in the southern states of the USA just as effectively as homes in northern, colder climates. One architect firm from Austin, Texas has identified some tips other architects can consider when designing for hot, humid climates.
Building Genius presents architects, commercial builders and production builders with an insight into the spray foam insulation and building industries across the United States and Canada. With a key focus on building science, codes and standards, burgeoning trends, industry development and news, Building Genius offers an outlook from the spray foam insulation industry leader, Icynene, from the perspective of our top engineers, code specialists and industry experts.