Funky foam

Watch as our host, Megan Turner, takes on the challenging of applying spray foam to the walls of a house under construction. You’ll learn the energy-saving benefits of this funky foam.

Why choose spray foam?

Learn about the benefits, the costs and other alternative ways to use this type of insulation.

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