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The Home of Foam Blog

The Home of Foam Blog offers homeowners education and expert tips to help improve the comfort and energy efficiency of their home with spray foam insulation.

Amanda Ringler

Amanda previously has worked as a breaking news and crime reporter, TV news producer, and editor in Flint and Detroit. Throughout her career as a journalist, she has won several awards from the Detroit Chapter of Society of Professional Journalists and the Michigan Press Association. As part of the RetroFoam of Michigan family, Amanda uses her experience as a journalist to write content that will help educate homeowners on the benefits of foam insulation. When Amanda isn’t writing, she’s spending time with her husband and rescued huskies. She also loves knitting, making art, cooking, and hosting dinner and a movie night for friends and family.

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condensation in house  |  health  |  mold in house

8 Things to Do When Identifying Condensation or Mold in Your Home

Have you noticed a musty smell in your home? Or maybe it feels more humid inside than outside?

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new home construction

6 Questions to Consider When Building the Home of Your Dreams

You’ve decided to build the home of your dreams, but have you taken everything into consideration so you can make it a reality?

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Ultimate Guide to Insulation for Existing Homes

Have questions about insulating your existing home with foam? Our free educational guide compares home insulation types while answering the most frequently asked questions, including the process and pricing of foam insulation.

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housing market  |  new home

The State of Housing in Michigan in 2019

Trying to find and then buy the home of your dreams can be hard.

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ceiling leak  |  mold in house  |  roof leak  |  water leak

6 Things to Do After a Roof Leak

Drip, drip, drip.

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cabin  |  cottage  |  michigan winter  |  preparing for winter

5 Steps to Prepare Your Michigan Cabin for Winter

If you live in Michigan, you know that winter can show up before its scheduled arrival time.

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carbon monoxide detector  |  health  |  home safety

4 Reasons Why Every Home Needs a Carbon Monoxide Detector

Carbon monoxide is called “The Silent Killer” and with good reason.

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cold house  |  energy efficiency  |  hot house

8 Things to Do When Your House Is Too Hot or Too Cold

You can’t win for losing when it comes to your home’s comfort.

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best michigan cities  |  buying home insulation

Best Cities to Buy a Home and Live in Michigan in 2019

If you live in Michigan, you know that it has some of the most beautiful scenery on Earth.

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Foam Insulation  |  injection foam insulation  |  spray foam insulation

The Complete List of Foam Insulation Terms and Definitions

When you’re researching foam insulation for your home some of the terms might leave you scratching your head.

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buying home insulation  |  cellulose insulation  |  fiberglass insulation  |  injection foam insulation  |  lifetime warranty  |  spray foam insulation

How to Compare Quotes for Home Insulation

You have a lot of options when buying home insulation, so how do you compare the quotes you get from contractors.

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