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Expand Your Business Using Intumescent Thermal Barriers

Adding intumescent to your business? The first step in this plan is to understand the regulations and code requirements.

By Dylan Nowak Any business owner will tell you, you must grow or die. The success of a corporation hinges on its ability to offer unique and innovative solutions to the marketplace. Technical advances in spray foam, and code-compliant intumescent thermal barriers have drastically expanded the applications and opportunities for spray foam applicators. Drywall is no longer the only choice. ...

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Customer Service Is Key

Duguid encourages contractors think of spare parts as "insurance for their reputations."

An interview with Blair Duguid from Cortez Industries By Karen Ross Spray Foam Magazine sat down with Blair Duguid, owner of Cortez Industries Inc., a spray foam equipment parts manufacturer and distributor located in Mississauga, Ontario. Known for direct response and superlative customer service, Duguid shares his business philosophies. Spray Foam Magazine: With so many equipment manufacturers around, why should potential customers choose ...

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High-Rise Comfort And Efficiency / Immeubles à Stages Pour Du Confort Et De L’Efficacite’

Closed-cell foam was sprayed to the entire perimeter of the building's interior on every floor. / De la mousse à cellule fermée a été giclée sur tout le périmètre intérieur et sur chaque étage de l’immeuble.

Ontario-based high-rise apartments benefit from Elastochem’s Insulthane Extreme closed-cell spray polyurethane foam featuring Honeywell’s Solstice LBA Le domaine du condo à étages de l’Ontario bénéficie de Insulthane® Extreme, une mousse de polyuréthane à cellules fermées pulvérisée de Elastochem avec l’agent liquide de gonflement (ALG) Solstice de Honeywell By Juan Sagarbarria, French Translation By Marc Kast There’s always a first. Like ...

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Containment With A Canadian Twist

The polyurea provides a solid, yet flexible, barrier to protect the surrounding prairie from any contamination should a spill occur.

When an oil tank farm need secondary containment, they turned to American cutting-edge technology and Canadian application skill for a cross-border industrial coatings project BY JEN KRAMER The North Dakota prairie is home to all manner of native species of plants and animals, including elk, antelope, whitetail deer, bighorn sheep, coyote, prairie chicken, pheasant, wild turkey, eagles, falcons, and the ...

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Help Homeowners And Be “Baeumler-Approved”

A "Bryan Baeumler Approved" SPF contractor is one who has been thoroughly vetted and found to perform to the highest quality standards.

BY BRYAN BAEUMLER I get thousands of emails asking me for advice like what to tackle first and where to find reliable companies. Finding the right tradesperson isn’t so simple. Hiring a tradesperson is a bit like choosing a partner and getting married — it’s a very subjective commitment and individual results may vary. Common sense tells us that we ...

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Cold Weather Spray Foam Applications

ColdWeather

ONE    Generally speaking, what is your take on applications being performed in cold weather? Specifically, how well do Canadian contractors handle cold installation conditions and how well suited are SPF products for being applied in cold conditions? Dave Andre, Morrison Hershfield: In our experience, the applications performed in cold weather are working in Canada. However, new contractors/installers need to ...

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Wrap Around

Suburban Manufacturing Inc.’s new Spray Foam Hose Wrap Sleeve System effectively maintains ideal chemical temperatures between the proportioner to the spray gun in spite of harsh Canadian climates

Suburban Manufacturing Inc.’s new Spray Foam Hose Wrap Sleeve System effectively maintains ideal chemical temperatures between the proportioner to the spray gun in spite of harsh Canadian climates. By Juan Sagarbarria Warmth: a key factor in every spray foam application. Maintaining the proper temperature of the A and B chemicals as they are proportioned by the spray machine and pumped out ...

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Aging Comfortably

SWD-Canada

Shepherd’s Gardens Heritage Opts for a Spray Foam Solution By Alan Annis Upscale senior living at its finest; that’s Shepherd’s Gardens Heritage. Spacious balconies, expansive windows, and social amenities like a theatre room, dining room, and coffee shop make Shepherd’s Gardens Heritage a virtual paradise for its residents. This 15-story, 59,900-square-foot facility located in Edmonton, Alberta is conveniently located near ...

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