Incentives for Energy Efficient Louisiana Homeowners

By Ira Bosch | May 25, 2015

Homeowners Incentives for Insulation Make upgrading your insulation affordable with homeowners incentives. Making your residence more energy efficient will save you thousands of dollars over the life of your home. Utility bills are cut in half in many cases as heating and cooling needs become more consistent and less energy is wasted. However, making the decision to […]

Proper Spray Foam Installation by Certified Contractors

By Ira Bosch | March 16, 2015

While spray foam insulation undoubtedly saves money for Louisiana homeowners like Bill Sadin of New Orleans, proper installation is critical. Hiring contractors without specific expertise in the field of spray foam and energy efficiency could result in more harm than damage. The mixing and application of the material requires precision and understanding that many general […]

Case Study: Chauvin Crawl Space Insulation

By Insulation Guru | March 13, 2015

Spray Foam Insulation in the Crawl Space Solves Ongoing Moisture Problem Wet, cold, damp floor problems can be solved by applying spray foam insulation in the crawl space.  Read what this professional engineer had to say when he hired Sunlight Contractors to do the job. Preventing moisture damage to wooden subflooring Engineer Jason Chauvin reached out […]

Why You Should Hire A Professional

By Ira Bosch | January 19, 2015

Our Air Tight Reputation Leads to another Air Tight Home Home renovations provide challenge enough when you’re on site, but imagine trying to get your dream home ready to live in while you’re in another state. Natalie Foster was living in Washington when she began looking for contractors to install closed cell spray foam to […]

New Homeowners Build RESNET-Ready Home with Cellulose Insulation

By Ira Bosch | January 5, 2015

Wise Louisiana residents like David and Kelly Pavon, who are building their new home from the ground up, consider the rising cost of utilities as they undertake construction. Planning ahead and making energy efficient choices can greatly reduce the cost of heating and cooling over the years. Part of planning ahead is hiring contractors who […]

Attic floor with open cell spray foam insulation

Case Study: Mikolavich Attic And Floor Insulation

By Insulation Guru | December 16, 2014

Attic and Floor Insulation Case Study Cold feet were making this Mandeville homeowner miserable Owning a historic home is a dream for many homeowners.   Many older homes do not come with attic and floor insulation making living comfortably hard in these homes.  The Mikolavich family found the perfect solution. The idyllic waterfront community of Mandeville experiences chillier winters than […]

We got an A+ from the Better Business Bureau!

By Ira Bosch | December 15, 2014

Whether you look at our website, Facebook, or Angie’s List, you’ll find our clients raving about our professionalism and about the savings they’ve garnered from the spray foam application that we’ve installed in their homes and businesses. That’s because our commitment is first and foremost to the satisfaction of our southern Louisiana clients and to […]

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Ceiling Spray Foam Insulation

By Insulation Guru | October 21, 2014

It’s getting hot in here The primary strength and conditioning program for police academies, military units, and professional athletes worldwide, you can expect to sweat when you’re undertaking CrossFit training. However, the members of CrossFit NOLA weren’t just heated up by their exercise routines. The concrete walls and metal roof of their training studio were […]

Conserve energy without cutting corners: hire certified spray foam contractors

By Ira Bosch | September 8, 2014

Certified Spray Foam Installer Hiring a certified spray foam installer matters.  Would you trust your life to a doctor who refused to show you his board certification? Or your freedom to a lawyer who couldn’t show you her bar certification? What about your home or business? Would you trust major renovations – costly, involved installations […]

Don’t cut corners where it matters: hire qualified spray foam contractors

By Ira Bosch | September 1, 2014

Qualified Certified Spray Foam Installers Spray foam installation is a delicate process that requires training and knowledge, but many Louisiana contractors hired to do the job don’t have the necessary qualifications. If something goes wrong in the process or after, home and business owners find themselves without recourse if they’ve hired installers who are not properly […]

Corey Yates Earns the Highest Rank of the Solar Installation Certification

By Ira Bosch | July 28, 2014

Solar Installation Certification We wanted to take a moment to put our fearless leader Corey Yates in the spotlight yet again. We’re proud to announce that Corey is now a NABCEP Certified PV Installation Professional. A non‐profit organization governed by a board of directors consisting of volunteer representatives of the solar industry, NABCEP certificants, renewable energy […]

New Orleans Contractor earns SPFA Master Spray Foam Insulation Certification

By Ira Bosch | July 21, 2014

Spray Foam Insulation Certification Congratulations once more to Corey Yates, our fearless leader and the owner of Sunlight Contractors. He’s done it again! Corey has recently received the highest certification available to a spray foam installer: the SPFA Master Installer Spray Foam Insulation certification. The SPFA, or Spray Polyurethane Foam Alliance, has developed the only […]

What you need to know about the stack effect

By Ira Bosch | July 14, 2014

You thought You Knew How Air Flows in Your House – Stack Effect “Wait. I thought heat rises?” Paula eyed our energy consultant suspiciously, as if she’d caught him in a whopper. “Everybody knows that. I learned it in high school.”  Like many people, Paula did not know about the stack effect. This is a […]

Why people are choosing to go solar

By Ira Bosch | June 2, 2014

The typical American family spends around $1500 every year on energy bills. Close to one-fifth of that goes just to heating water for laundry, bathing, and washing dishes. But what if you could enjoy all the luxury afforded by your pricey utility bill without the high price? Many Americans are doing just that. In fact, […]

What’s your energy legacy? Improving Your Energy Efficiency

By Ira Bosch | May 13, 2014

Participate in Energy Efficiency Scientific observations increasingly support the idea that our climate is changing. A portion of that change can be attributed to emissions of heat-trapping gases released by human activity, including the burning of coal, oil, and gas. The National Climate Assessment, the latest White House report on climate change, provides a backdrop […]

Living Green – Living Lean

By Ira Bosch | April 28, 2014

5 Groups Working Hard to Keep New Orleans clean and living green The South hasn’t always been known for embracing change, but New Orleans, ever a little risque, has definitely not shied away from the Green Revolution. In fact, we’ve been consistently impressed by the way New Orleanians have taken up the banner for environmental […]

A solar water system harnesses the sun to do your laundry.

By Ira Bosch | April 25, 2014

“When I called for help, they came right away,” said Frank Winfield when asked about his experience with Sunlight Contractor’s certified team. “They were polite and helpful and kept their work area clean the entire time.” Corey Yates and his crew at Sunlight Contractors are proud to be known for their prompt and courteous customer […]

Innovative Ways Homeowner can Achieve Energy Efficiency Financing

By Ira Bosch | April 21, 2014

Energy Efficiency Financing Early adopters of solar energy and energy efficiency practices may have been ahead of the innovation curve, but the rest of America is finally catching up. According to research by the Solar Energy Industries Association, 2013 saw a 421% increase in new photovoltaic systems in installed over the previous year. According to […]

How spray foam insulation will help the Cortez family stay cozy

By Ira Bosch | April 18, 2014

The toughest part of adding insulation at the Cortez house in Des Allemands? Prying ourselves out of their quaint, little shop out front. Wagon Wheel Ceramics and Gifts, a ceramics and craft shop that Mike and his wife Mary have been running for 35 years, is filled with beautiful statuettes – both finished and unfinished […]

Say hello to solar water heaters and hot showers.

By Ira Bosch | April 11, 2014

Mike was eager to go solar, but Shannon says she needed a little convincing. As they contemplated having a solar hot water system installed, she worried about stepping into a cold shower in the morning. Still, the possibility of saving significantly on their ever-rising utility bills was too tempting not to give it a try. […]

Five compelling facts about Frances’ solar hot water system.

By Ira Bosch | April 11, 2014

Locations: Main Office: Sunlight Contractors, LLC 2323 Bainbridge St #110, Kenner, LA 70062 (504) 222-2082 New Orleans location: Sunlight Contractors, LLC 650 Poydras St, Suite 1400, Rm 33, New Orleans, LA 70130 (504) 302-0058 Proudly Serving the following areas:  

How spray foam insulation made Lacy’s trailer a cozy home.

By Ira Bosch | April 5, 2014

Cost Offset By Saving – Spray Foam Insulation Lacy was concerned about the cost of installing spray foam insulation in her trailer.  She quickly realized the savings in utilities and her comfort were more than enough to have it installed.

Solar Installation in Laplace LA

Another Satisfied Customer:

By Ira Bosch | January 13, 2014

Here is a 7.25kW photovoltaic system with twin solar thermal collectors for a solar water heater. After the state and federal tax incentives, the system will be $5,000.00 cost to customer. Saving the customer about $1,975.00 a year, the system will pay for itself in no time. With our same as cash program, the customer […]

Satisfied Solar Customer

By Ira Bosch | January 2, 2014

Here’s an example of a system that we have installed in the past. It is a 6.48kW photovoltaic system with a solar thermal water heater. After the state and federal tax incentives, the system will be $5,000 cost to customer. Saving the customer about $1,700 a year, the system will pay for itself in no […]

About Sunlight Contractors, LLC

By Ira Bosch | January 2, 2014

Corey Yates founded Sunlight Contractors, LLC with the idea of providing affordable ways for customers to save money on their electric bill with solar energy systems. We stay up to date with the latest technology, and always provide the best, American made, products available. Providing outstanding customer service and ever expanding areas of expertise, Sunlight […]


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