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EcoFoil Warehouse Team Spotlight

EcoFoil Warehouse Team Spotlight

Published on: Jul 15 2013 by - Comments Off on EcoFoil Warehouse Team Spotlight
Here at EcoFoil we take pride in the fact that we can deliver our products anywhere in the continental U.S. within 4 business days. We are located in the Midwest...
Radiant Barrier Foil In Everyday Uses

Radiant Barrier Foil In Everyday Uses

Published on: Jul 05 2013 by - Comments Off on Radiant Barrier Foil In Everyday Uses
In our everyday lives I think we take for granted the usefulness of aluminum foil. Reflective foil redirects heat in many more places than in attics. We benefit...
SCIF Radiant Barrier: Because You Never Know Who is Listening

SCIF Radiant Barrier: Because You Never Know Who is Listening

Published on: Jul 03 2013 by - Comments Off on SCIF Radiant Barrier: Because You Never Know Who is Listening
Photo courtesy: kent-informationoverload.blogspot.com I was watching the movie “Signs” the other day and there is a scene where some of the characters are wearing...
EcoFoil For Tiny House Construction

EcoFoil For Tiny House Construction

Published on: Jun 27 2013 by - Comments Off on EcoFoil For Tiny House Construction
In May Andrew Odom wrote a guest post for us about why he chose to use EcoFoil for his tiny house.  Andrew found EcoFoil for tiny house construction to be a sustainable...
How To Install Radiant Barrier Under a Metal Roof in 3 Easy Steps

How To Install Radiant Barrier Under a Metal Roof in 3 Easy Steps

Published on: Jun 26 2013 by - Comments Off on How To Install Radiant Barrier Under a Metal Roof in 3 Easy Steps
In this week’s post I want to show how easy it is to add a radiant barrier when installing a metal roof on your home. Metal roofs are becoming more popular these...
How To Insulate a Garage Door in 4 Simple Steps.

How To Insulate a Garage Door in 4 Simple Steps.

Published on: Jun 13 2013 by - Comments Off on How To Insulate a Garage Door in 4 Simple Steps.
If you were insulating a new garage you wouldn’t just leave one wall un-insulated, so why wouldn’t you insulate the door? The doors of a garage make...
How Do Radiant Barriers Work? It’s All About Air

How Do Radiant Barriers Work? It’s All About Air

Published on: Jun 06 2013 by - Comments Off on How Do Radiant Barriers Work? It’s All About Air
Photo Courtesy of commons.wikimedia.org Radiant heat travels through air, therefore in order for a radiant barrier to be effective you need to have air space on...
How to Install a Radiant Barrier in Your Attic

How to Install a Radiant Barrier in Your Attic

Published on: May 30 2013 by - Comments Off on How to Install a Radiant Barrier in Your Attic
  There are two basic methods for installing attic radiant barrier: one for protecting your home from the heat outside, and the other for keeping the heat inside...
In Action: Does Foil Insulation Really Work? A video experiment.

In Action: Does Foil Insulation Really Work? A video experiment.

Published on: May 21 2013 by - Comments Off on In Action: Does Foil Insulation Really Work? A video experiment.
Ice with reflective insulation after 75 minutes in direct sunlight, 91°F. I hear the following question a lot: “Does foil insulation really work?” To answer...
In Action: Crawl Space Foil Insulation from CrawlSpaces.com

In Action: Crawl Space Foil Insulation from CrawlSpaces.com

Published on: May 16 2013 by - Comments Off on In Action: Crawl Space Foil Insulation from CrawlSpaces.com
Many practices in the construction industry have changed throughout the years and one in particular is that of how to deal with crawlspaces. Many problems lurk...