There’s no doubt that the United States uses quite a bit of energy. In fact, statistics from 2016 found that the total energy consumption for the United States was nearly 97.4 quadrillion BTUs. Unfortunately, a sizeable amount of this energy is wasted due to cracks and gaps being present in buildings. Many people rely on a spray foam company in order to have their buildings insulated, especially business owners. If commercial buildings were 10% more energy efficient, these companies would save a collective $40 billion. That being said, those operating spray foam rigs must remain safe. With that in mind, here are tips for safely operating spray foam rigs.
Preparing the Work Site
First and foremost, it’s important that everyone in a building knows what you’re working in. This makes sure that no one without proper safety gear enters your workspace. Next, it’s important to make sure that you and your workers are all wearing safety equipment. While spray foam is truly incredib