Johns Manville. Made from naturally mold-resistant inorganic fiberglass, the Spider Custom Insulation System is a formaldehyde-free, spray-in insulation that completely fills wall cavities, eliminating gaps and voids where energy can escape. Spider's thermal performance reaches R-values of R-15 in a 2x4 wall cavity and R-23 in a 2x6 wall cavity. The material sprays in practically dry, with a lower moisture content than dry wood, and dries completely in two to six hours, allowing drywall to be put up the same day. 800.654.3103. www.johnsmanville.com.
Sierra Pine. The Arreis SDF fiberboard is part of a new product category developed to help building professionals identify sustainable composite wood products. Engineered to perform like standard MDF, Arreis is made of 100% recycled wood fiber and a binder that surpasses stringent international emissions standards. Containing no added formaldehyde, the material is suitable for cabinetry, wall paneling, shelving, architectural woodwork, and more. 800.676.3339. www.sierrapine.com.
Franmar. Offering a less labor-intensive and more eco-friendly way to remove paints, urethanes, and enamels, biodegradable Soy-Gel is made 100% from soybeans and works quickly to lift coatings. One gallon offers up to 200 square feet of coverage and does not release any harsh odors. Remove multiple layers of concrete sealer; acrylic; urethane; lead-based, latex, or enamel paint; or two-part epoxies and urethanes with solid counts lower than 40%. 800.538.5069. www.franmar.com.
Reconnx. The Nail Kicker ejects nails without damaging wood, resulting in cost-effective lumber salvage and reuse. Align the pneumatic tool's nozzle with the nail point, straighten the nail, and pull the trigger, and the nail exits the way it entered. The Nail Kicker removes nails up to four times faster than working by hand, the maker says, resulting in labor savings and less worker fatigue. 888.447.3873. www.nailkicker.com. DriTac.7500 Eco-Urethane wood flooring adhesive offers a solvent-free premium moisture cure urethane with zero VOCs and low odor. The adhesive has a high initial tack and provides a permanent bond on a wide range of wood flooring materials, including bamboo, exotic woods, solid wood or engineered planks, acrylic-impregnated woods, and more. Available in 2- and 4-gallon containers, it's suitable for above- and below-grade installations. 800.394.9310. www.dritac.com.
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