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What is the proper thickness of spray foam insulation?

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Many factors determine how thick spray foam insulation needs to be. All insulation is rated by R-value which is a ...

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What is spray foam insulation?

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Spray foam insulation insulates and seals air leaks in one application. Spray foam insulation is comprised of two products that ...

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What is Fiberglass Insulation and How Does it Work?

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Fiberglass insulation is a traditional insulating material and the type most people think of first. It is comprised of thin ...

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Whitson Insulation

Whitson Insulation Company of Grand Rapids, Inc. was founded in 1978. The Whitson Insulation team believes in providing customers with the highest quality insulation services and the best insulation products at a fair and competitive price. Since our founding, our Grand Rapids insulation company has grown to be one of the largest independent insulation contractors in the West Michigan area. We offer our insulation services in Michigan and serve new construction, commercial, and existing home customers in Battle Creek, Kalamazoo, Benton Harbor, Kalkaska, Traverse City, and all other surrounding areas. With top quality spray foam insulation services, cellulose and specialty insulation, Whitson Insulation has proven why we are Michigan’s top choice for home insulation services.

Your number one answer to a Google search of “insulation services near me,” we look forward to telling you more about our home insulation services.

Contact our office with questions on your project or to schedule your free estimate of our quality insulation services in Michigan.

We install quality spray foam, cellulose, and specialty insulation for builders and homeowners throughout western Michigan.



“…Your techs did excellent work and clean up. I was very happy with them and am going to recommend your company if ever asked…”

Jolene, homeowner

Kay Christensen

“[Scott Christopher Homes] has worked with Whitson Insulation for over 15 years. During this collaboration, we have constructed new homes and renovations both large and small. Whitson continues to provide a well-rounded array of products to properly condition the building envelope, keeping spaces cool in the summer and warm in the winter. They stay up-to-date on the ever-changing code requirements and are a wonderful resource on product information.”

Kay Christensen, Scott Christopher Homes



Jacob Pleune

“Whitson Insulation is a company that is dedicated to getting the job done and always willing to work in conjunction with other subcontractors. No matter the weather, Whitson is there to deliver a quality product.”

Jacob Pleune
Copperrock Construction

Shawn Montague

“I’ve known and worked with Brian and his team for nearly 10 years now. We’ve worked together in many different ways, but most recently on some new construction jobs as well as some remodel jobs. I could not be more thrilled with having his team as part of my network. Good, reliable, and competitive labor is so hard to find today, and I am fortunate to have a relationship with him. I would highly recommend Whitson Insulation!  Whether you are a builder or homeowner looking for a job well done and done right, this is your company!”

Shawn Montague
Montague Family Homes

Matt Garrison

“We have been using Whitson Insulation for years. Consistency, quality and technical knowledge are key – Whitson Insulation delivers!”

Matt Garrison
Ridgeline – Designers and Builders


“Wow is all I can say….I am SO IMPRESSED by this company’s customer service and Brian Whitson. We had another insulation company scheduled to insulate my business today and 15 minutes before they were supposed to show up called to say they had to reschedule. It took us 3 hours to move everything in the business today and planned it on a day that we could not ship as it’s a holiday. In desperation I called Whitson Insulation and spoke to Brian. He was here within the hour and will be doing our job TODAY! WOW WHAT AMAZING CUSTOMER SERVICE! Pricing is comparable but the customer service is above and beyond AWESOME!”

Cindy, homeowner