Improve Indoor Air Quality—Upgrade Your Insulation
February 20, 2019
Moisture from condensation is a problem in any cold-piping or air-handling system. It can lead to system failure, callbacks, energy waste, mold problems and even building closures. Insulation materials can either help defend against or contribute to indoor air-quality problems. Read how insulation selection is key to the design of a successful system that defends against condensation.
10 Steps to Prevent Moisture and Mold in Piping and Ductwork
January 30, 2019
Moisture needn’t be a problem in a well-designed and maintained HVAC system. Following these preventative measures will help facilities eliminate moisture problems and minimize the risk of mold growth in Pipeing and Ductwork.
Sleep well Knowing your HVACR System is Protected by the ArmaFlex Insulation System
January 16, 2019
The ArmaFlex Insulation System is a solution you can count on. Using the right components, in the right way is the best answer to ensure insulation system integrity. You’ll sleep better knowing you specified the right insulation for protect your HVACR system. Read more!
When does a Foam Insulation Application need an Additional Covering or Coating?
December 12, 2018
Over time foam insulation can degrade from weathering, UV rays, mechanical abuse, harsh chemicals, or poor installation causing a loss of effectiveness. When insulation loses its ability to insulate, energy is lost, the equipment must work harder and corrosion under insulation can occur. Application and selection of a weather barrier such as a cover or coating is key to the long lasting success of the system.
Did you know Armacell Offers Onsite Application Training for Contractors and their Teams?
November 28, 2018
Mechanical insulation is a complex field requiring knowledge in many different areas of product options, mechanical systems and application methods. Installation quality is essential to the success of any insulation application. See how Armacell’s ArmaFlex Qualified Installer Program for the insulation facilitating team can help ensure a successful job.
How to Protect Ductwork and Cold Water Piping From Mold
November 07, 2018
There are more than 100,000 known species of mold. Mold spores are everywhere, indoors and outdoors, on our clothes, in our building materials, and in the air we breathe. We can’t avoid them, but we can minimize their potential for growth in our buildings. And we should.
5 Piping Problems Armacell's New Insuguard® Products Solve with a Simple CLICK!
October 31, 2018
Installing HVAC, plumbing, refrigeration, or even conduit piping comes with its share of inconveniences and headaches. Often, the wrong part or a missing tool can quickly derail an installer’s productivity and possibly compromise the installation. Fortunately, Armacell’s Insuguard® line of pipe support products has a solution for some of the most common problems associated with installing and maintaining pipe systems.
Watch Armacell’s 3rd video in our Insulation Insights Series: The Right Insulation for the Job
October 23, 2018
This video describes what systems can benefit from Armacell’s family of insulation products. It’s probably more than you think. And you know you can trust it, because it’s been proven effective in thousands of projects across North America!