Archive for November, 2013:

Thanksgiving Thoughts

Thanksgiving Thoughts

Published on: Nov 27 2013 by - Comments Off on Thanksgiving Thoughts
Happy Thanksgiving from all of us here at EcoFoil.  We hope you enjoy this holiday post from Andrew Odom at Tiny r(E)volution. It has been a number of years since...
5 Ways to Reduce Your Home Electric Bill

5 Ways to Reduce Your Home Electric Bill

Published on: Nov 21 2013 by - Comments Off on 5 Ways to Reduce Your Home Electric Bill
Winter weather often means higher electricity bills. It’s no surprise: heating a home consumes lots of energy, which translates to a bigger energy bill. Days are...
Customer Feature: Reflective Insulation Turns Sun Room into Comfortable Computer Room

Customer Feature: Reflective Insulation Turns Sun Room into Comfortable Computer Room

Published on: Nov 18 2013 by Austin Dopp - Comments Off on Customer Feature: Reflective Insulation Turns Sun Room into Comfortable Computer Room
Today’s post spotlights a creative use for our DIY series of reflective insulation. Specifically, our 2’ x 10’ roll of double bubble foil/foil insulation....
Tiny Houses Restore the Lost Art of Porch Sitting

Tiny Houses Restore the Lost Art of Porch Sitting

Published on: Nov 13 2013 by - Comments Off on Tiny Houses Restore the Lost Art of Porch Sitting
Today’s post is from Andrew Odom at Tiny r(E)volution. I am not one for loquacious quotes usually. However, when something is said right, there is typically...
Ask The Expert: Will Radiant Barrier Hurt My Shingles?

Ask The Expert: Will Radiant Barrier Hurt My Shingles?

Published on: Nov 11 2013 by Austin Dopp - Comments Off on Ask The Expert: Will Radiant Barrier Hurt My Shingles?
Barb Rawson, Product Specialist This is a very common question from customers who are considering EcoFoil radiant barrier for their attic.  To give a little background,...
A Brief History of Insulation

A Brief History of Insulation

Published on: Nov 06 2013 by - Comments Off on A Brief History of Insulation
Although the technology keeps evolving, the concept of insulation is nothing new. For centuries, people have been using specific materials to help achieve a safe,...
Sealed Air Spaces: Insulating Boots and Buildings

Sealed Air Spaces: Insulating Boots and Buildings

Published on: Nov 04 2013 by Austin Dopp - Comments Off on Sealed Air Spaces: Insulating Boots and Buildings
EcoFoil reflective insulation relies on a sealed air space to manage heat transfer. The use of air to insulate is nothing new. In fact there are many examples of...