Protect Pipes From Freezing

Protecting Pipes from Freezing   One of the most significant concerns for homeowners especially during the winter months should be how well their pipes are protected. When using metal or PVC pipes for the water supply, it’s important that you are aware of...

Heating Loss in Homes

Heating loss in homes Where our heat escapes, and how to prevent loss   It’s still warm out in most of the midwest and the rest of the US, but with winter fast approaching, Ozark Foam InSEALators knows that people start thinking about budgeting for upcoming...

Spray Foam Insulation and Indoor Air Quality

Spray Foam Insulation and Indoor Air Quality Indoor air quality is an overlooked aspect of the health of ourselves and our families.  Studies have shown that poor indoor air quality can lead to short-term effects like aggravating asthma, or even just causing mild...

Closed Cell Spray Foam

Closed Cell Spray Foam Closed cell spray foam (also known as 2 pound foam) has a density of about 2 pounds per cubic foot and an R-value of 6 to 6.5 per inch.  Because it is a denser material, closed cell spray foam not only provides a vapor and water barrier to a...

Open Cell Spray Foam

Open Cell Spray Foam Insulation Open-cell foam is a relatively vapor-permeable compared to closed cell spray foam.  It weighs ½ pound per cubic foot, with an R-value of 3.5 or 3.6 per inch. Open cell foam is designed for indoor use only, and it’s semi-permeable...