Tag Archives: Below-Grade Insulation

Big Picture Contractor Initiative

By: John Myers, Sales Representative – Architectural Products It is easy for us to lose sight of all the opportunities that surround us as we focus on the demands that come our way daily. How often have you looked back … Continue reading

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The Rigid Insulation Of Choice For Cold Storage Applications

By: Fernando Dias, Sales Representative The demand for quality and healthy foods have sparked a recent increase in Cold Storage facilities being built throughout the U.S. People are wanting fresher foods with shorter life cycles. This means logistically having more … Continue reading

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Facts About EPS and Water Absorption

By: Doug Wehrwein, Sales Representative Extensive testing has confirmed that the closed-cell structure of EPS reduces moisture absorption over prolonged periods. Even when moisture absorption has reached the maximum threshold there is minimal effect on the thermal performance of EPS … Continue reading

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Insulation: Good, Better, & Best

By: Terry Meier, Sales Representative, Architectural Products Some choices are good but others are better. Just because something is good is not necessarily reason for selecting it. Many years ago the Sears Roebuck catalog would display some of its merchandise … Continue reading

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The Polar Advanatge

Jim Nugent, Regional Sales Manager The primary function of rigid insulation on a building is to thermally protect the building envelop and provide energy savings and comfort to the occupants. Energy codes and experience are driving the growing of placing … Continue reading

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