Known as one of the leading wine producing regions of France, the commune of Bué in the Loire Valley is one of the few communes able to produce Sancerre wines. One winery has taken the innovative step to insulate their wine cellars with spray foam insulation aligning with its own environmental policy.
This infographic shows how ice dams can form and how investing in an insulation and air barrier material like Icynene can help reduce the risk of them forming and causing potential damage to your roof.
Putting their money where their mouths are, dynamic husband-and-wife architectural duo, Christine Lolley and Tom Knezic, embarked on a ‘deep energy retrofit’ of a energy draining home in downtown Toronto that prominently featured Icynene spray foam insulation.
Properly used and installed, all insulation will help reduce the use of energy for heating and cooling in buildings, which will help with sustainable and efficient building performance. When comparing spray foam and board insulation however, there are several notable differences.
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