Benefits of Insulating Your Basement

If you’re one of the lucky ducks in Duluth, MN, with a usable basement, you may want to consider insulating it. There are several benefits to insulating your basement and problems that you’re probably not thinking about when deciding whether to do it. Whether you want to use spray foam insulation or one of the […]

What to Know About Pests and Insulation

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Pest infestation is easy to forget about, even though they can take over your yard, your home, and even your walls—specifically, your insulation. Summertime is also when pests naturally increase their activity, which could be bad news for you. Keep reading to learn more about common pest issues and how you can protect your home […]

Hidden Ways Moisture Can Ruin Your Insulation

Summertime in Duluth, MN, is great for so many things—visiting Lake Superior, exploring a hiking trail, and driving up the north shore, to name a few. However, it also comes with problems. One of these problems can wreak havoc on your insulation. There are several ways moisture can negatively impact the insulation of your home […]

Remodeling Your Home? Add “New Insulation” to the Checklist

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Home remodeling projects can either be the best thing ever—or the worst. That can be due to whether you actually enjoy these big projects or if you’re working with a good contractor that you like. Either way, you may be excited (or not) to add insulation to the list of things that you may want […]

Preparing for Summer: Is Your Home Ready to Beat the Heat?

Summer is just around the corner. Are you ready for the hotter-than-usual weather that’s coming our way in the northland? Did you know that insulation isn’t just for keeping cold air out during the winter but also for keeping cool air in throughout the summer? It’s not just about having a good A/C unit and […]

The Importance of Insulation in the Winter

It’s Minnesota, and winter lasts what feels like at least half of the year. That’s six months of running your furnace and racking up your heating bill. That’s also six months of being cold and having to deal with a drafty home. Unless your home is properly insulated.  Having your home insulation replaced can having […]

Understanding the Winter Heating Bill: How Insulation Impacts Costs

Winters can be rough in northern Minnesota and they can be especially hard on your heating bill. Did you know that there are things that you can do to reduce it?  First let’s help you actually understand your heating bill! How to read your Minnesota heating bill According to the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission, there are […]

5 Reasons Why You Should Insulate in the Fall

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Fall is finally here and the heat of the summer is mostly behind us. Is your home ready to combat the cold winters of northern Minnesota? The fall isn’t too late to start equipping your house for the arctic season ahead. In fact, it’s a great time to insulate for a variety of reasons. If […]

Blog: 3 Common Myths About Insulation Debunked

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Insulation is one of those things that feels like a big project to fix or redo. It lives within our walls, so we tell ourselves whatever we need to sleep better at night knowing the insulation we have right now is just fine. However, some of those things you may be telling yourself are simply […]

Minimize the Risk of Ice Dams with Spray Foam Insulation

Now that winter’s on its way out the door, we’re finally going to be able to see our roofs again, and some of us might not like what we see. One downside of all the snow, the melting, and the freezing that happened over the past few months is the wear and tear it likely […]