5 Eco-Friendly Choices when Building and Remodeling Part 2 of 2

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#4 Icynene Spray Foam Insulation

Discover how Icynene Insulation is an eco-friendly choice when building and remodeling

Icynene insulation is aicynene spray foam insulation. Eco-friendly choices when building and remodeling spray foam insulation for residential and commercial buildings. This material both insulates and air seals in one step. Sealing air gaps keeps moisture out preventing mold issues. It can be used in vented attics, unvented attics, internal walls, external walls, crawl spaces, cathedral ceilings, bonus rooms, and basements. Icynene spray foam insulation can adhere to most substrates, including steel, wood, concrete, and masonry.

ICYNENE spray foam insulation helps create healthier, more energy-efficient homes and commercial buildings. Icynene spray foam insulation is effective in any climate to benefit homeowners in energy efficiency, noise reduction, moisture control and improved indoor air quality.

Have any questions? Speak to a licensed Icynene contractor for how Icynene can be applied within your project. There are residential codes associated with Spray Foam Insulation. Connaughton Construction knows the most recent building codes and has the most recent information to share with you.  Icynene Spray Foam Insulation, another one of the eco-friendly choices when building and remodeling. A green building product for today’s home.

In Massachusetts, NSTAR and Columbia Gas give rebates for Icynene spray foam insulation for air duct sealing, attic ceiling insulation, floor insulation, foundation insulation and more. Call Connaughton Construction with more questions. They have the details for you.

#5 Solar Panels

Solar Panels provide energy savings, lower electric bills, increase home values, have environmental benefits. Leasing options are now available with no initial cost. Tax credits are available when you purchase the panels. Lock in 20 year rates. Another eco-friendly choice when building and remodeling.

Environmental benefits of Solar Panels

Renewable Energy is Great for the Planet

Converting to solar eSolar Panels - Eco-friendly choices when building and remodelingnergy is the biggest personal change you can make to fight global warming. Utility companies supply over 70% of electricity in the U.S. by burning fossil fuels—the leading cause of climate change. Generating electric power causes over a third of all green house gas emissions in the United States (source: Environmental Protection Agency). Reducing the electricity we draw from the grid means reducing carbon emissions. That means cleaner air, cleaner water and cleaner soil for your family, community, for generations to come.

Future Article – Benefits of Solar Panels 

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