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Post Frame Buildings: Spray Foam vs. Regular Insulation

Post-Frame-Buildings insulation.Should you use spray foam vs regular insulation for your post frame building? One of the proven benefits of a modern post frame building is how energy efficient it can be. This is due to a more uniform insulation application throughout the walls and ceiling. The uniformity is possible due to the relatively large distances between the vertical wooden columns. This offers fewer interrupted “breaks” that allow energy to escape.

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Roofing and Insulation Options for Post Frame Buildings

Roofing and Insulation Options for Post Frame Buildings

Once the post frame walls and trusses are in place, adding the roofing material and insulation is next. Consider the weather and temperature extremes, energy conservation, and aesthetics when you’re choosing materials for the building. Selecting the right roofing material to complement the siding and match your budget is a significant decision.

And, depending on the prevailing weather conditions and planned use for the building, insulation considerations are just as important. Continue reading

How to Insulate Your Post Frame Walls

How to Insulate Your Post Frame Walls-315If you have a versatile, durable, and economical post-frame or pole-barn building, insulation may be necessary. In our area, we have weather that makes it uncomfortable for people, animals, and equipment as well as unsuitable for running water and many stored products and supplies.

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