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Paint-On Performance
As codes push builders toward more energy-efficient wall systems, one product offers a flexible alternative to housewrap. Read More

Support for Siding 
No matter what siding product one chooses for a home, this siding backer can be used with it to make a house more durable and more energy efficient. In particular, the product helps vinyl siding hold its shape. Read More

R Value Rundown 
This chart shows the approximate R-value per inch of various products and includes a handy glossary of insulation terms. Read More

Below Grade Upgrades
New products and a better understanding of building science can help you insulate, waterproof and improve almost any underground space. Read More

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DOE Tips on Insulating

Plenty of research shows where homes lose energy. This article from the DOE offers several insights on when and where to add insulation--a great primer for clients interested in making the most of their insulating budget. Read More

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