Icynene® Spray Foam Insulation News

Case Study: Chessington Zoo – Icynene® Insulation to Zoo Enclosure

This month we headed to Chessington Zoo to insulate the giraffe enclosure with Icynene® spray foam. They wanted to insulate with a superior foam insulation to provide increased warmth and comfort for their giraffes. Chessington Zoo came to Mass Foam Systems as the Icynene® open-cell foam insulation we use has no harmful chemicals, so it’s [...]

5 Reasons Why Agricultural Buildings Need Spray Foam Insulation

When it comes to agricultural insulation, Icynene® spray foam insulation is seen as the most effective and efficient way to insulate new and older agricultural buildings. It’s significantly easier to apply than offer forms of insulation, and the properties and benefits of spray insulation present this as the best choice. These are the 5 reasons [...]

Icynene® H2 Foam Lite is now KIWA Certified

Icynene® H2 Foam Lite spray foam insulation is now KIWA certified! The KIWA BDA Agrément® covers direct applications of the spray insulation to both breathable and non-breathable roof membranes and felts. The KIWA approved body covers the regions of England, Wales, Ireland, Northern Ireland and Scotland, and complies with all building regulations. Icynene® H2 Foam [...]

Benefits of Icynene for Underfloor Insulation

As much as 10% of heat is lost through uninsulated floors. This is warmth you’ve paid for when heating your home, so it’s a bit of an unwelcomed sting, and not worth leaving unaddressed. Underfloor insulation is often forgotten about, but, if it is, it impacts the effectiveness of the other efforts you’ve gone to [...]

Why Shipping Containers Need Insulation

Why Do You Need Shipping Container Insulation? Shipping containers are ideal for storage, but if they aren’t properly insulated you run the risk of damaging what’s inside. Without substantial insulation, some of the major issues you could encounter are condensation and an ingress of dust, dirt & mould. There is a choice of insulation available, [...]

The Most Effective Types of Home Insulation

The amount of considerations when building or renovating your home is endless. With many different trades coming and going, messy floors and clutter building up, it’s crucial to stick to your plan and go step-by-step. One key consideration is home insulation, and knowing which type is best for your project. So whether you’re insulating a [...]

How to Insulate Boats and Yachts

Getting out on the water in your own boat is the ultimate sense of freedom, but owning a boat doesn’t come easily. Detailed and thorough planning is necessary to ensure your time on the water is comfortable and relaxing, and doesn’t present any more problems. Everything from exterior coating, emergency supply storage and boat insulation [...]

Icynene® Awards Mass Foam Systems “Best Architectural Design”

We are proud to announce we have been awarded “best architectural design” from Icynene®. We’re delighted to be awarded this on the back of being the UK’s number one spray foam insulation company. So what is Icynene®? Icynene® is a spray foam insulation that once applied, rapidly expands up to 60 times its liquid volume [...]

How Icynene® Spray Foam Insulation Works

Spray foam insulation can save you money, make you warmer and add value to your home. But how does it work? How Spray Foam Insulation Works Spray foam insulation can be used to insulate walls, roofs and ceilings in homes, warehouses, boats, or whichever surface that requires extra structural support or insulation. It is made [...]

Why Use Spray Foam Insulation

Are you in the research stages of finding insulation that’s right for your project? Read our guide on why you should use spray foam insulation and why Icynene® is best for you. Why Use Spray Foam Insulation? Spray foam was invented in the 1940’s, originally used in military operations before it became a staple insulation [...]