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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

How Strong is the InSoFast Stud?

We understand the initial concerns people have in learning our panels’ structural framing is made of plastic…and that it’s designed to be glued. It’s no small matter, which is why we’ve worked like mad scientists to perfect the multiple engineered features that make our panels so dependable, including the stud load capacity.

Guest Post: How to Best Utilize Your Small Space

As a follow up to our previous post about The Tiny House Movement we teamed up with journalist and blogger Tina Hamilton for a Guest Post geared towards planning your downsized home. It’s important to tackle a small space smartly. And here’s how to do it: Many people today are making the choice to downsize

Going Small: The Tiny House Movement

Owning a house has grown into an integral aspect of the ‘American Dream’. This concept shared by generations of Americans was coined by James Truslow Adams in 1931 and pertains to the belief that anyone regardless of their circumstances at birth can pursue a better life by working hard. Becoming a homeowner symbolizes for many

Small Business Week: Our Story

National Small Business Week was established back in 1963 as a way to support and recognize entrepreneurs who’ve built small businesses throughout the country. These entrepreneurs are now responsible for “creating about two of every three jobs in the US each year” according to the Small Business Administration. Here at InSoFast we are a small

What to Know About Basement Insulation

Adding insulation to your basement is one of the most effective investments you can make for your home. The payback can begin in only 4.4 years! But in order to make the renovation worthwhile, there are a few factors to consider before you start insulating. The importance of addressing mold and moisture problems among other

Engineering Better Insulation

Edward Scherrer is the President of InSoFast, LLC and has been involved in the construction industry for over 30 years. He and his business partner, Paula Scherrer, founded InSoFast in 2006.¬†Ed’s primary focus within the company is product design and development and he has several patents to his credit. In October of 2013, Ed’s technologically

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