Spray Foam Insulation And Water: Which To Choose Depending On Where You Are
If you're about to have your home insulated with spray foam insulation, you know you have to choose between open and closed cell versions of the foam. Like any other product, these options have their advantages and disadvantages. However, one particular category of advantages and disadvantages involves moisture and water absorption. The way the two types of foam interact with water -- a concern when you are dealing with potential roof leaks, condensation, or humidity -- can affect your home and the life of the insulation.