Archive for October, 2013:

Environmentally Friendly Paint Options

Environmentally Friendly Paint Options

Published on: Oct 30 2013 by EcoFoil - Comments Off
Common household paints are often overlooked as environmental offenders. Did you know standard formulations can contain over 100 chemicals that are recognized toxins?...
Customer Feature: Insulating a Pole Barn Structure

Customer Feature: Insulating a Pole Barn Structure

Published on: Oct 28 2013 by EcoFoil - Comments Off
This week I would like to share some photos sent to us by one of our customers. He first contacted us because he was building a shop and wanted an affordable insulation...
3 Sustainable Lumber Certifications and What They Really Mean

3 Sustainable Lumber Certifications and What They Really Mean

Published on: Oct 23 2013 by - Comments Off
Certified sustainable lumber is available at many hardware stores. If you are building or remodeling, you may have considered buying sustainable lumber for your...
How to Combine Fiberglass and Bubble Insulation in a Wall

How to Combine Fiberglass and Bubble Insulation in a Wall

Published on: Oct 21 2013 by EcoFoil - Comments Off
If you want to achieve an ultra-efficient insulating system you can use both fiberglass and EcoFoil bubble insulation. By combining tradition with innovation you...
Money Saver Project: How to Insulate a Hot Water Heater Tank

Money Saver Project: How to Insulate a Hot Water Heater Tank

Published on: Oct 12 2013 by EcoFoil - Comments Off
With energy costs continually on the rise, consumers are looking for every opportunity to save money. And because appliances are one of the biggest sources of energy...
How To Cool An Attic

How To Cool An Attic

Published on: Oct 09 2013 by EcoFoil - Comments Off
Most homeowners don’t spend much time in the attic, so it may seem unnecessary to worry about regulating the temperature. But in the summer, as warm air rises...
Ask The Expert: Can Bubble Insulation Work in My Attic?

Ask The Expert: Can Bubble Insulation Work in My Attic?

Published on: Oct 07 2013 by EcoFoil - Comments Off
Barb Rawson, Product Specialist I receive a lot of calls from customers wanting to increase the efficiency of their homes by keeping their attics cooler. A common...
What Is This Tiny House Thing Anyway?

What Is This Tiny House Thing Anyway?

Published on: Oct 02 2013 by EcoFoil - Comments Off
Today’s post is from Andrew Odom of  Tiny r(E)volution. For more information on Andrew’s expertise in tiny home building, see his bio below. The tiny...