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5 Helpful Energy Saving Tips for the New Year and Beyond

5 Helpful Energy Saving Tips for the New Year and Beyond

Published on: Jan 16 2018 by Austin Dopp - Comments Off on 5 Helpful Energy Saving Tips for the New Year and Beyond
Austin Dopp EcoFoil BUF™ With 2017 in the rearview mirror, we head into a New Year. It seems every New Year brings about some sort of unknown information about...
Yurt – What is a Yurt and How Can One Be Insulated?

Yurt – What is a Yurt and How Can One Be Insulated?

Published on: Dec 22 2017 by Austin Dopp - Comments Off on Yurt – What is a Yurt and How Can One Be Insulated?
At EcoFoil we are all about innovation and helping people live an eco-friendly life. There is an increasing interest in alternative housing and we are proud to have...
Attic Door Insulation – Draft Cap

Attic Door Insulation – Draft Cap

Published on: Dec 19 2017 by Austin Dopp - Comments Off on Attic Door Insulation – Draft Cap
Attic Door Insulation Pull down attic stairs are the largest gap in home insulation, increasing heat loss in the winter and heat gain in the summer. Attic door insulation...
HVAC Duct Insulation

HVAC Duct Insulation

Published on: Dec 13 2017 by Austin Dopp - Comments Off on HVAC Duct Insulation
EcoFoil R8 HVAC Duct Wrap Stop Wasting Money! Stop wasting money with un-insulated HVAC ducting in areas of your home. Many homes have duct work in places such...
What Causes Condensation in Metal Buildings?

What Causes Condensation in Metal Buildings?

Published on: Nov 27 2017 by Austin Dopp - Comments Off on What Causes Condensation in Metal Buildings?
The Truth About Condensation in Metal Buildings: If you’ve spent a lot of time in metal buildings, you’ve probably noticed some moisture on the walls, or maybe...
What do I Need to Use When Installing Reflective Insulation?

What do I Need to Use When Installing Reflective Insulation?

Published on: Nov 16 2017 by Austin Dopp - Comments Off on What do I Need to Use When Installing Reflective Insulation?
Application of EcoFoil Reflective Insulation The first thing to take into consideration when installing radiant barriers or reflective insulation is to determine...
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...
How to Build a Cold Air Return

How to Build a Cold Air Return

Published on: Feb 10 2014 by Austin Dopp - Comments Off on How to Build a Cold Air Return
Cold air returns are an important part of heating a house. These vents return cool air to a furnace for heating. Without cold air returns, furnaces perform poorly...
6 Ways to Recycle Construction Waste

6 Ways to Recycle Construction Waste

Published on: Dec 23 2013 by Austin Dopp - Comments Off on 6 Ways to Recycle Construction Waste
Building a home creates a surprising amount of trash. In fact, building a 2,000 square foot home also creates approximately 8,000 lbs. of debris. Most of this construction...
How to Insulate a Concrete Slab for Radiant Floor Heating

How to Insulate a Concrete Slab for Radiant Floor Heating

Published on: Dec 09 2013 by - Comments Off on How to Insulate a Concrete Slab for Radiant Floor Heating
It is easy to see why radiant heat is becoming more common in new homes. Homes with radiant heat can easily maintain a healthy indoor air quality, because radiant...