Benefits of Air Sealing

Gaps and cracks, its closing time.

Did you know that the average U.S. home has a half-mile of gaps and cracks? 1 Thanks to the GREAT STUFF PRO™ Series, that unwanted air flow is about to become history. When you air seal a home, you’ll be providing a valuable service for your customers, who may not be aware what’s causing drafts and driving up their utility bills. And you’ll be adding another profit source to your business. Everybody wins. Except gaps and cracks.

Proper insulation and air sealing can help lower your energy bill by up to 30% 2

Openings can let in bugs, pests, water and allergens too

Unwanted air and moisture can cause mold, warping and rusting.

Getting your customers on board with air sealing.

Tell them about the benefits of air sealing with GREAT STUFF PRO™ insulating foam sealants:

  • Fewer drafts, even temperatures
  • Lower energy bills
  • Helps to keep pests, insects and critters out
  • Minimized dust, mold and mildew
  • Possible tax credits
  • A more comfortable, energy efficient home

Key sources of Energy Loss in a Home Where GREAT STUFF PRO™ Insulating Foam Sealants Can Help:

  • Top Plate
  • Sill Plate
  • Rim Joist
  • HVAC
  • Attic Hatch
  • Plumbing
  • Electrical Outlets
  • Windows and Doors
  • Dryer Vent
  • Main Electrical Panel

FROTH-PAK™ Foam Sealant

Reporting for heavy duty air sealing

When gaps are too large for our GREAT STUFF PRO™ Series, it’s time to bring in the heavy artillery. Low-pressure FROTH-PAK™ Insulating Foam Sealant.

FOR PROFESSIONAL USE ONLY

  • Two component low-pressure spray polyurethane foam sealant with a quick cure time
  • Primarily used to fill gaps greater than 2” and less than 4” wide
  • Installs easily
  • One-hour re-entry versus 24 hour with drum foam (when proper ventilation is employed)
  • Includes our industry-leading nozzle system
  • Available in self-contained portable kits – no gas cylinder or electricity required.
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1 energystar.gov
2 Residential Energy Services Network (RESNET)