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6 Ways to Use Your Leftover EcoFoil Insulation

6 Ways to Use Your Leftover EcoFoil Insulation

Published on: Feb 19 2016 by EcoFoil - Comments Off
Barb Rawson, Product Specialist I was speaking with a customer and she recently completed an insulation project in her crawl space using the EcoFoil Double Bubble...
Ask The Expert: How Do I Install Radiant Barrier in My Attic?

Ask The Expert: How Do I Install Radiant Barrier in My Attic?

Published on: Feb 15 2016 by EcoFoil - Comments Off
Barb Rawson, Product Specialist I have customers ask me this on a daily basis. Many people are unsure of whether their EcoFoil perforated radiant barrier should...
Ask the Expert: Which Insulation Tape Do I Need?

Ask the Expert: Which Insulation Tape Do I Need?

Published on: Oct 24 2015 by EcoFoil - Comments Off
Matt Bruckman, Product Specialist This article answers a question I hear from customers on a regular basis, “Which tape is best for my project?” The most common...
Ask the Expert: Reflective Insulation or Fiberglass Insulation?

Ask the Expert: Reflective Insulation or Fiberglass Insulation?

Published on: Mar 10 2014 by EcoFoil - Comments Off
Matt Bruckman, Product Expert When most people insulate their homes, they use fiberglass insulation. Fiberglass has been used for insulation since the 1800s. It’s...
Ask the Expert: What is the difference between reflectivity and emissivity?

Ask the Expert: What is the difference between reflectivity and emissivity?

Published on: Jan 21 2014 by EcoFoil - Comments Off
Barb Rawson, Product Specialist What is the Difference Between Reflectivity and Emissivity? Although reflectivity and emissivity are both important indicators of...
What Causes Condensation in Metal Buildings?

What Causes Condensation in Metal Buildings?

Published on: Dec 30 2013 by - Comments Off
If you’ve spent a lot of time in metal buildings, you’ve probably noticed some moisture on the walls, or maybe even water dripping from the ceiling. This is...
Ask The Expert: Will Radiant Barrier Hurt My Shingles?

Ask The Expert: Will Radiant Barrier Hurt My Shingles?

Published on: Nov 11 2013 by EcoFoil - Comments Off
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,...
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...
Ask The Expert: Double or Single Bubble Foil Insulation

Ask The Expert: Double or Single Bubble Foil Insulation

Published on: Sep 16 2013 by EcoFoil - Comments Off
Barb Rawson, Product Specialist Customers frequently ask: “What is the difference between EcoFoil’s single bubble and double bubble insulation?”   To...