Applegate Insulation, a manufacturer of cellulose insulation, has planned to help contractors install home and business energy efficiency upgrades together with Electric & Gas Industries Association (EGIA), an energy efficiency contractor association.

Applegate Insulation and EGIA collaboration plans to offer contractors an array of programs, services and tools for increasing sales and reducing costs, to deliver energy efficiency and renewable energy systems.

EGIA GEOSmart Sustainable Financing Solutions portfolio provides term financing options to fund diagnostic equipments for home and business owners and leasing options for the contractors.

EGIA Leadership Academy offers web-based and in-person business development training in sales, financial and marketing management augmenting Applegate’s product-specific technical contractor training.

Applegate Insulation partners with providers of energy efficient systems like the HVAC, insulation, windows, geothermal heat pumps, solar and wind industries allowing EGIA member contractors to leverage additional value.

EGIA member contractors gain preferential pricing and services for business insurance, employee programs, loss recovery, website development which helps Applegate Insulation contractors to reduce costs and increase sales.