Are you planning renovations or repairs to your building? If so, it’s a great time to take advantage of innovative ideas that will help you improve your building’s Eco Performance. Here are some things you can do to make your buildings more environmentally friendly.
There are now plenty of eco- and health-friendly options for insulation. One of the latest is a soy-based polyurethane spray-in foam that expands to fill cracks and provides an airtight seal with high thermal resistance.
Some batting insulation products are now made from postindustrial cotton and denim fibers that contain no chemical irritants. Some blown-in insulation is now odor- and formaldehyde-free. There’s also alternative fiberglass insulation that resists mold and is formaldehyde-free, as well.
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