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Who is Superior Insulation?- Written By Superior Insulation, Your Friendly Neighborhood Spray Foam Contractor In Buffalo, NY.

Who is Superior Insulation?

Since 1982 we have been helping Western New York families improve their homes and businesses improve their buildings.  From the shores of Lake Erie to the capital of Albany, from the Northern tip of Lake Ontario to the bordering cities of Pennsylvania we’ve got you covered. We’ve even gone as far as Delaware and Michigan for those special projects. 

Our specialty is Spray Polyurethane Foam.  We were the first company in Western New York to do residential spray foam.! We provide a wide array of spray foam insulation systems, installing open, closed and hybrid spray foam.  

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What do I do about ice dams & icicles? - Written By Superior Insulation, Your Friendly Neighborhood Spray Foam Contractor in Buffalo, NY.

What do I do about ice dams & icicles? 

Ice dams and icicles are caused when there is melting from the roof at the eaves and then it builds up.    As the build up occurs the gutter system can’t do it’s job so the water doesn’t drain properly and roof leaks can occur.  Also, gutters can fall off your home, walks can be very slippery, even dangerous and it’s possible for someone to be injured from falling ice. 

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Can I get a finished look with closed cell spray foam with the right applier? Q&A written by Superior Insulation your Friendly Neighborhood Spray Foam Contractor in Buffalo, NY

The Question from a Client:

Can I get a finished look with closed cell spray foam with the right applier?

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How does Spray Foam affect future plumbing or electrical work you may have done to your home? Written By Superior Insulation your Friendly Neighborhood Spray Foam Contractor in Buffalo, NY

How does it affect future plumbing or electrical work you may have done to your home?

 

Depending on type of spray foam used. Open cell spray foam is much softer than closed cell spray foam. Open cell also serves the purpose of being a vapor retarder (doesn't trap moisture in your home) and is much easier to fish a wire through.

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