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Ask the Expert: Is Bubble Wrap Good for Insulation?

Ask the Expert: Is Bubble Wrap Good for Insulation?

Published on: Dec 05 2017 by Austin Dopp - Comments Off on Ask the Expert: Is Bubble Wrap Good for Insulation?
Austin Dopp EcoFoil BUF™ Is bubble wrap good for insulation?   In short, the answer to this question is, yes! At EcoFoil we get this question quite often...
Ask The Expert: Why is Perforated Radiant Barrier Needed in Attics?

Ask The Expert: Why is Perforated Radiant Barrier Needed in Attics?

Published on: Nov 13 2017 by Austin Dopp - Comments Off on Ask The Expert: Why is Perforated Radiant Barrier Needed in Attics?
Austin Dopp EcoFoil BUF™ The most important thing to decide when choosing a radiant barrier is where you want to use it. If you’re looking to reduce heating...
Ask The Expert: What Makes Under Slab Insulation Unique?

Ask The Expert: What Makes Under Slab Insulation Unique?

Published on: Nov 07 2017 by Austin Dopp - Comments Off on Ask The Expert: What Makes Under Slab Insulation Unique?
Austin Dopp Ecofoil BUF™ At EcoFoil, we get many calls. Out of curiosity, we ask customers what they plan to use our product for. To our surprise, we hear many...
6 Ways to Use Your Leftover EcoFoil Insulation

6 Ways to Use Your Leftover EcoFoil Insulation

Published on: Feb 19 2016 by Austin Dopp - Comments Off on 6 Ways to Use Your Leftover EcoFoil Insulation
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 Austin Dopp - Comments Off on Ask The Expert: How Do I Install Radiant Barrier in My Attic?
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 Austin Dopp - Comments Off on Ask the Expert: Which Insulation Tape Do I Need?
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: 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 Austin Dopp - Comments Off on Ask the Expert: What is the difference between reflectivity and emissivity?
Barb Rawson, Product Specialist What is the Difference Between Reflectivity and Emissivity? Although reflectivity and emissivity are both important indicators of...
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,...
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 Austin Dopp - Comments Off on Ask The Expert: Can Bubble Insulation Work in My Attic?
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 Austin Dopp - Comments Off on Ask The Expert: Double or Single Bubble Foil Insulation
Barb Rawson, Product Specialist Customers frequently ask: “What is the difference between EcoFoil’s single bubble and double bubble insulation?”   To...