Crawl Space Spray Foam Insulation Installed by Certified Professionals
Insulating your crawl space with spray foam insulation in Chicago is a must with the way the weather changes. In fact, your crawlspace without spray foam insulation in Chicago can be a very hazardous place. It is a breeding ground for all types of molds and pests.
Understanding the dynamics of a home requires the Spray Foam Companies in Chicago to be highly trained in the art of Building Science. Climate Zone, Relative Humidity, Vapor Drive, ICC Building Codes and other factors need to be considered. Go Foam Inc. is the only Spray Foam Insulation Company that installs Spray Foam for Concrete Crawlspaces Corp. Why? Because Go Foam Inc. is trained and certified. How do we know? The owners of Concrete Crawlspaces Corp. also own Go Foam Inc. Our customer have access to best trained, most knowledgeable professionals in the crawl space business and we use foam that has the highest R-Value in the industry and passes the Building Code. None of our competitors have the certifications and expertise that we have. Why trust your crawl space encapsultion or basement waterproofing to anyone else especially when it usually costs about the same?
Two inches of 2 LB. Closed Cell Spray Insulation gives our customers an R-Value of 14, seals every nook and cranny and gives the crawl space a completely sealed envelope as illustrated in the two pictures below. Radon Gas and Ground Water/Moisture can not invade the homes conditioned space.
Climate Zone 5 requires Closed Cell Spray Foam Insulation. Concrete Crawlspaces does not offer any other option to its customers because Closed Cell Spray Foam Insulation is the right choice. Open Cell Spray Foam Insulation products are like a sponge and can absorb moisture and ultimately breed mold.
Spray Foam Insulation that is to be installed in crawl spaces and attics has to meet specific standards and pass stringent testing. Only a True 2 LB. Closed Cell Spray Foam that passes Vapor Barrier, Moisture Barrier, and Flame Spread (NFPA 286 ROOM CORNER TEST) testing should be installed in a crawl space or attic. Not one Open Cell Spray Foam Insulation product passes the NFPA Room orner Test.
**ICC Building Code
2603.4.1.4 Attics and crawl spaces:
Within an attic or crawl space where entry is made only for service of utilities, foam plastic shall be protected against ignition by 1 1/2-inch-thick (38 mm) mineral fiber insulation, 1/4-inch-thick (6 mm) wood structural panel, particleboard or hardboard, 3/8-inch gypsum wallboard, corrosion resistant steel having a base metal thickness of 0.016 inch (0.4 mm), or other approved material installed in such a manner that the foam plastic is not exposed. The protective covering shall be consistent with the requirements for the type of construction.
Remember when searching for crawl space spray foam insulation in Chicago to choose Go Foam Inc. You get only the best spray foam for your crawl space with Concrete Crawlspaces Corp and Go Foam Inc.