Spray Foam for Homebuilders

Spray foam insulation is a sustainable component of a high-performance home with benefits you simply can’t achieve with traditional insulation.  Huntsman Building Solutions delivers the industry’s highest R-values to help improve building efficiency and increase demand by delivering a more comfortable living environment.

"The key to differentiating yourself in the market is to create value to the buyer.  In order to make that a successful business model, you need great business partners.  HBS is a big part of Meritage Home’s success in resetting the standard for energy efficient homes across the US."

CR Herro
Vice President, Environmental Affairs
Meritage Homes

More than 110 years

of combined heritage

Why Spray Foam

  • Spray foam is an industry-leading building solution that seals and insulates in one application
  • Build with confidence in knowing your homes will meet or exceed residential energy codes
  • Create demand by delivering a high-performance home to today’s most discerning buyers
Benefit Open-Cell Closed-Cell Traditional Insulation
Seals and insulates in one application yes yes no
Meets or exceeds residential energy codes yes yes yes
Reduce building materials and jobsite waste yes yes no
Easily installs to irregular shapes and curves yes yes no
Backed by our limited lifetime warranty yes yes no
Thermal comfort and consistent temperatures yes yes no
Minimizes dust and allergens from entering the home yes yes no
Reduces unwanted outdoor noise pollution yes no yes
Vapor and moisture barrier in one application no yes no
Effective barrier to harmful soil gases no yes no
Improves structural and racking strength no yes no
Increases wind uplift resistance no yes no
Resists flood damage no yes no
Creates an exterior monolithic barrier no yes no

Why Huntsman Building Solutions

World-leading polyurethane spray foam company with more than 110 years of combined heritage.  We utilize innovative technology, proprietary polyols, and recycled/renewable content to create eco-friendly, energy efficient building materials.

  • Education

    Training sessions designed to develop and strengthen your spray foam IQ

  • Marketing

    Print and media to illustrate the applications and benefits of spray foam insulation

  • Building Science

    Expert team of architects and engineers to help support the adoption of our products

  • Technical Service

    Most qualified tech team in North America to assist with education and field support

  • Product Innovation

    Unmatched offering of open-cell and closed-cell formulas for use in any climate

  • Contractor Network

    Vast network of professional contractors to ensure your project is insulated correctly


New Energy Efficient Homes Tax Credit

The Federal Energy Policy Act, known as 45L, gives home builders $2000 per home built in 2022 that meet certain energy efficiency standards.  In 2023, the New Energy Efficient Homes Tax Credit gives home builders up to $5000 per home, or $1000 per multifamily unit, for qualified energy efficient new construction buildings. 

Spray foam insulation is an ideal product for meeting these standards and capitalizing your tax credit. 

Recycling Plastic Bottles into Wall Insulation

Huntsman Building Solutions is leading the spray foam industry. As the champion of the recycling-plastic-into-insulation movement, Huntsman Building Solutions is providing comfort to homeowners while offering the world a solution to the growing plastic waste problem.

High-Performance Homes

A high-performance home is comfortable, healthy, durable, and efficient.  Insulating with Huntsman Building Solutions spray foam helps achieve these advantages and deliver better homes.

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    Seal and insulate to reduce drafts and outdoor noise

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    Build tight, ventilate right for ideal indoor conditions

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    Improve structural strength and wind uplift resistance

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    Up to 50% savings on monthly heating and cooling costs

Learn more about the High-Performance Builder Program

The High-Performance Builder Program exemplifies our commitment to strengthening builder partnerships throughout North America.  Let our experts help assess your cost savings potential with spray foam insulation.

  • Incorporate proper HVAC equipment
  • Integrate mechanical airflow
  • Eliminate energy trusses
  • Reduce building materials
  • Minimize jobsite waste

To discuss these opportunities with our Residential Team, please contact us.

Learn more about the spray foam advantage