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Key Features to Evaluate When Selecting Roof Insulation

By: Brent Tanimoto, Sales Representative – Architectural Products With 2017 upon us and New Year’s resolutions in full swing, it time to consider ACH Foam Technologies’ Foam-Control® Plus+® architectural roof insulation needs? Let’s take a moment to review a few … Continue reading

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Roofing Insulation: Impact of Temperature on R-Value

By: Tamara Middleton, Sales Representative Most flat roof commercial buildings today use one of three insulations, polyisocyanurate (polyiso), extruded polystyrene (XPS) or expanded polystyrene (EPS).  These insulations are used above the roof deck and protected by the roof membrane.  Polyiso … Continue reading

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Roof Insulation Performance in Cold Climates

By: Pat Austin, Sales Representative – Architectural Products In the northern parts of the United States and Canada, insulation usage is largely designed to keep buildings warm. In Wisconsin, where I live, our average year-round temperature hovers around 45°F, depending … Continue reading

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Roof Insulation: A Comparison of Performance & Environmental Considerations

By: Tamara Middleton, Sales Representative – Architectural Products Most flat commercial roof buildings today use one of three insulations: polyisocyanurate (polyiso), extruded polystyrene (XPS), or expanded polystyrene (EPS).  These are used above the roof deck and protected by the roof … Continue reading

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What You May Not Know About Your Roof Insulation

By: Jim Nugent, Regional Sales Manager In Recent years, building codes increased minimum R-Values for commercial buildings which also increased the cost for new and replacement roofs. The insulation in the roof assembly is the most expensive component in the … Continue reading

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