Spray Foam Insulation

Living in Central New York means hot summers and freezing winters, and local homeowners need high quality insulation to keep their houses comfortable and affordable to heat and cool year-round. Energy Savers installs spray foam insulation because it offers a number of benefits, including:

  • One of the highest R-values of any insulation material
  • All-in-one insulation and air sealing
  • Vapor and moisture barrier (closed cell spray foam)

Ready to upgrade your home? Energy Savers is the leading spray foam insulation contractor near you—schedule a home energy audit with our team to get started!

REACH OUT TODAY

How Is Spray Foam Installed?

Spray foam insulation, or spray polyurethane foam (SPF), is created by mixing isocyanate and polyol resin. Like the name suggests, spray foam is sprayed out of a hose. The chemicals are mixed in the spraying process, and when combined they expand before hardening in place and creating a long-lasting protective barrier.

There are two main types of spray foam insulation—closed cell and open cell. Open cell is lighter but can expand as much 100x its original size to fill hard-to-reach nooks and crannies in a home. Closed cell is dense but provides an ultra-high layer of protection and also acts as a vapor and moisture barrier.

Where is Spray Foam Used in a Home?

Spray foam insulation is incredibly versatile and can be used throughout Central New York homes, including:

Spray foam as attic insulation

Unlike other insulation materials, spray foam is typically applied to your attic rafters (the underside of your roof), where it blocks heat and air from moving in and out of your home. Installing spray foam in your attic can help prevent ice dams in the winter.

Spray foam as exterior wall insulation

The exterior walls of your home are the part of your house often most exposed to the elements, which is why upgrading to spray foam insulation can help:

  • Lower heating and cooling costs
  • Reduce energy waste
  • Prevent indoor drafts
  • Improve indoor air quality by keeping outdoor air pollutants out of your home

Spray foam insulation in your basement or crawlspace

Basements and crawlspaces in Central New York can be areas where moisture and humidity are most likely to enter a home, leading to unhealthy indoor air, mold growth, comfort issues, and high energy bills. Damp basements can also reduce the effectiveness of certain insulation materials.

Closed cell spray foam insulation is particularly well-suited to basements and crawlspaces because it can help keep water, moisture, and humidity out.

Schedule a Free Home Energy Audit with Energy Savers Today

The best place to start with any home insulation upgrade is an energy audit. Energy audits conducted by trained building performance experts like the team at Energy Savers help identify the specific areas of your home with poor insulation and air leaks. With the results of your energy audit, you’ll know where your home needs work, reducing guesswork and helping you get the most out of the investments you’re making in your home.

Lower heating and cooling bills and make your home more comfortable. Call [custom:phone-number] or contact us today to schedule a free home energy audit with Energy Savers.

Customer Reviews

Jim Stoy came by the a.m., very nice gentleman, knows his job and I’ll be looking forward to working with you folks on the 10 windows you’ll be doing for me. It’s nice to see a business that still actually… Read more “Cares about homeowner”

Tom R.

As a Home Performance with ENERGY STAR contractor, you show extraordinary commitment to your customers by using advanced home energy improvement testing techniques and treatments. New York currently leads the country in energy efficient home improvement and building programs and… Read more “Extraordinary commitment”

Peter Smith - Vice President of Programs at New York State Energy and Research Development Authority

Thank you for all your work on helping me with the Energy Savers program. I sincerely appreciate everything!!

Rose B.

Energy Savers recently completed work on our Ensign Drive residence. I am writing to thank you and let you know that my husband and I were very pleased with our experience with your company. We found your work team of… Read more “Pleasant and respectful”

Donna & Ton B.

Just a little note to tell you my house is nice and warm now (I am snug as a bug in a rug). I also want to say what a great bunch of guys you have working for you. They… Read more “House is nice and warm”

Beverly V.

I just wanted to drop you a quick note to let you know the absolutely outstanding job you did for me insulating my home. Every single person I met…every contact they made with me…was handled professionally and with courtesy by… Read more “Outstanding job”

Randall M.

Bruce,Just a note to say thank you for a good job your men did at my house. They were a joy to have around & such good workers. My windows look very nice & they did a great job insulating… Read more “Good workers”

Beverly L.

This letter is to give you and your team a big ‘thank you.’ To say I am happy with my home improvements would be an understatement. From our first meeting, to the last moment when Gary and his crew left,… Read more “Thank you”

Eileen N.

First let me say how extremely happy my wife and I are with your windows. These windows are the best thing we ever did to our home. Our home is quieter, the upstairs bedrooms are much cooler and the air… Read more “Windows are the best”

Warren G.

At the beginning of December my phone rang with a ‘cold call’ being made by a delightful lady from Energy Savers Inc. The call never became ‘I need to sell you something’ but, ‘What can we do to help you?’… Read more “Cold call”

Sheila L.

Just wanted to say a BIG thank you for hooking me up with windows and a front & storm door. I am much warmer this year =) Everything looks great and is great! Even the green =)Both Bob and Jason… Read more “Warmer this year”

Stacy B.