News

  • Using Undocumented SPF Products

    • By Rick Duncan
    • Added on May 31, 2022

    SPF materials have been in short supply during the past several months. Because of this supply challenge, many SPF contractors may be installing whatever products are available. In today’s market this may be considered a necessity, but using unfamiliar products is a risky proposition – especially if these products are not properly qualified for construction use. read more

  • Most Successful Convention to Date and Legislative News

    • By Rick Duncan
    • Added on Mar 30, 2022

    Just a few months into 2022, the SPFA is celebrating some big news. This year’s SprayFoam 2022 Convention & Expo was our most successful to date and we hit an all-time record of 1,518 attendees. As we expected, after two long years apart, you all were as excited as we were to get back to the in-person business of spray foam. We can’t thank our sponsors, exhibitors, speakers, volunteers, staff, and attendees enough for making San Antonio an exceptional event. read more

  • National Industry Excellence Awards To Be Held at SprayFoam 2022

    • By SPFA
    • Added on Feb 07, 2022

    The Spray Polyurethane Foam Alliance (SPFA), the educational and technical resource to the spray polyurethane foam (SPF) industry, is hosting the 16th Annual SPFA National Industry Excellence Awards at the SprayFoam 2022 Convention & Expo later this month. Winners will be announced at the official awards ceremony to be held Wednesday, March 2nd at 1:00pm onsite at the convention in San Antonio, Texas. read more

  • It's Showtime!

    • By Rick Duncan
    • Added on Feb 01, 2022

    SprayFoam 2022 Convention and Expo is officially back this month, hitting the Lone Star State in San Antonio, Texas February 28 through March 3. This will be our very first time at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center and, after taking last year off because of COVID-19 restrictions, the industry-wide anticipation for this show is undeniable. Everyone is ready to get back to business, as well as the fun, of all things sprayfoam. read more

  • Building Code Updates for 2021

    • By Rick Duncan
    • Added on Dec 01, 2021

    Every three years the International Codes Council updates the model building codes, commonly called the I-codes. It is important that SPF contractors understand important changes. Late last year, the 2021 I-codes were published and include the International Residential Code (IRC), International Building Code (IBC) and the International Energy Conservation Code (IECC). Several changes in this new edition of the model building codes impact SPF. read more