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Designing Food-Safe Refrigerated Containers
Just outside of a small town in Southern Oregon’s wine country Shane has been diligently working on his farm, planning for next season’s crop. He’s using InSoFast to insulate several shipping containers that will serve as climate controlled coolers to dry his produce after harvest. Since Shane grows an edible product, the environment in the…
Dings, Dents and DIY: What to do with Damaged Panels
Olga is our favorite kind of customer; smart, levelheaded and ready to take on a DIY challenge. She maintained this rationality even when facing some panic-worthy hiccups. For Olga finishing her chilly Michigan basement was a must. She needed the extra space to build out a room for her teenage daughter. Her basement is huge,…
A DIY Shipping Container Home
Back in 2014 we discussed the debt free sustainable lifestyle associated with The Tiny House Movement and Shipping Container Architecture. Throughout the past several years the movement seems to have moved along even further. HGTV has released several “Tiny House” shows and our Container Home customer base has grown from tiny to not so tiny.…
What Lies Beneath: A Basement Transformation
When Carla sent us project photos from her recently completed basement project, it was initially difficult to even process the transformation. The walls went from rough to incredibly sleek. Her pre-InSoFast basement certainly brought back a few specific youthful memories. Did you ever fearfully tip toe down your childhood home’s creaky basement steps to the…
Interior Rehab with InSoFast over Masonry Walls
In a recent This Old House Q & A, a homeowner was looking for answers on how to insulate his 1950s brick colonial home. The concrete block walls were completely void of insulation. In response to his question, Tom Silva bluntly states that concrete block walls are “the perfect application for InSoFast foam panels”.
An Urban Homeworks Community Project
In the early days of Spring we spent some quality time on the site of an InSoFast exterior project in Minneapolis. It wasn’t a typical job site with hired contractors and professionally-trained crew. It was an Urban Homeworks project coordinated by members of the local community.
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