Fort Lauderdale spray foam contractors stops conditioned air from leaving your home. Just as a windbreaker, spray foam Fort Lauderdale stops air-conditioned air from escaping through the walls and roof of your home. Fiberglass and cellulose work just like a heavy wool sweater, it allows the air to pass through the fibers. With traditional insulation, air leaks and contributes to high energy bills.
Fort Lauderdale Spray foam contractors are continually refining our strategies and materials to ensure your home meets Fort Lauderdale’s strict building codes and protect your home from dust, mold and pests in addition to lowering your energy bills. Traditional insulation materials don’t always meet building codes in South Florida.
Did you know that the cellulose insulation many of other attic insulation companies use is not much more than shredded newspaper? Spray foam expands up to 100 times to fill every nook and cranny of your home for thermal insulation and air quality sealing. It’s hard to install fiberglass and cellulose into your walls and attic. Any spaces and gaps that aren’t filled can equate to the size of a basketball, with enough air leakage everyday to fill two air blimps! Certain spray foam types allow water to pass through it should there be any leaks letting you repair any damage easily. Other spray foam can reject bulk water. Traditional insulation could retain water potentially damaging your home as well as reducing the functionality of the insulation. Water retention can be a contributor to mold growth. Spray foam stays in place and does not settle or sag ensuring total continual performance. Be sure to check your current insulation in case it’s time for an upgrade. Spray foam’s air sealing qualities help reduce the amount of dust, allergens and pollutants entering your home, helping to protect you and your family from allergies. Traditional insulation can be dusty and could allow allergens and other pollutants to enter your home which can trigger allergies and respiratory issues like asthma. Many spray foams do not include harmful components that hurt the environment, making them safer to have installed. Most fiberglass contains formaldehyde, and may emit formaldehyde fumes into your home. Many spray foams do not provide a source of food for rodents, termites, or other nasty critters. As a Fort Lauderdale home spray insulation, spray foam also doesn’t make for good nests for pests. Fort Lauderdale spray foam contractors do not use fiberglass and cellulose as they can be torn apart by pests, and some even use them for nesting.