COMFORT FOAM®

COMFORT FOAM® Insulation and Air Barrier Material
Maximize the comfort and energy efficiency of homes


Think the insulation business will never change? Think again. A recent survey shows increased structural strength, improved comfort and increased energy efficiency are top-of-mind with new home buyers – and they’re willing to pay more to get more.


COMFORT FOAM® insulation and air barrier material:

  • Provides a seamless blanket of superior insulation performance
  • Provides complete air leakage control
  • Is fully self-adhered – will not shrink, sag or settle
  • Improves structural strength
  • Eliminates condensing surfaces and moisture transfer
  • Eliminates convection looping
  • Improves energy efficiency
  • Is accepted by all major building codes, including the International Code Council
  • As a closed-cell foam, is approved by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) as a suitable insulation material for flood regions

Compare COMFORT FOAM® with traditional systems


COMFORT FOAM® Glass Fiber Wool Blown Cellulose Open-Cell Foam
R-value

6.7

3.0

3.5

3.0

3.5

Approved Air Barrier Material

Yes
Air leakage <0.001 L/s/m² @ 75 Pa at 1” thickness

No

No

No

Yes
Air leakage 0.005 L/s/m² @ 75 Pa at 3.5” thickness

Seamless Construction

Yes

No

No

No

Yes

Rigid

Yes

No

No

No

No

Fully Adhered

Yes

No

No

No

Yes

Adds Structural Strength

Yes

No

No

No

No

Long Service Life

Yes

No

No

No

Yes

Absorbs Water

<4% v/v

Yes

Yes

Yes

>40% v/v

Allows Moisture Vapor In

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes