Specialty Group combines insulation and environmental services for the Greater Spokane-Coeur d’Alene region, including parts of Eastern Washington, Northern Idaho, Western Montana and Eastern Oregon. Our locally owned business aims to deliver excellence for every customer. We work with homeowners, homebuilders and general contractors on a variety of project types. Founded in 1972, the team at Specialty Insulation has decades of experience helping homeowners save money and use less energy. Specialty Environmental began in 1983 and has become known for our prompt, attentive service. Additionally, Specialty Spray Foam started in 2010 helping to expand our reach and offerings to meet our customers’ needs.
We look out for our customers like family. We’re all in it together here in the Inland Northwest.
- Why choose Specialty Group?
- Locally owned and operated
- Rooted in our community since 1972
- Backed by nationally recognized industry affiliations
- Owens Corning® Certified Energy Expert® Professional
- Extensively trained and highly professional crews
- Exceptional communication and service
- Industry veterans
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Affiliations & Associations
Construction Suicide Prevention Week
Every year, during September — National Suicide Prevention Month — the construction industry will dedicate a week to raising awareness about the unique challenges workers face in construction that lead to suicide and what we can do to prevent it. Together, we can save lives.
National Insulation Contractors’ Exchange
Founded in 1996, the National Insulation Contractors’ Exchange, LLC (NICE) is a group of independent insulation contractors located throughout the United States sharing a sincere desire to remain independent in the face of industry consolidation. The group’s mission is to foster the growth and success of independent insulation contractors through the efforts of members and supplier partners.
Owens Corning® Certified Energy Expert® Professional
Working with an Owens Corning® Certified Energy Expert® Professional means knowing your team is trained, tested and trusted to help make any home or building a better place. Only the very best insulation contractors in the U.S. meet the requirements to receive this distinct designation.
National Radon Defense
National Radon Defense (NRD) is an international network of leading radon professionals who strive every day to provide their local customers the best value in radon measurement and mitigation services. Our certified radon experts across North America go through extensive ongoing training in order to provide unmatched solutions to our customer’s radon issues.
Greater Spokane Valley Chamber of Commerce
The Greater Spokane Valley Chamber of Commerce is a nonprofit that was organized on May 25, 1921 to improve the economic climate and quality of life in the Spokane Valley and the surrounding areas.
Associated Builders and Contractors
Associated Builders and Contractors is a national construction industry trade association representing more than 21,000 members. Based on the merit shop philosophy, we help our members develop people, win work and deliver work safely, ethically and profitably for the betterment of the communities in which they work.
Certified AeroSeal Dealer
Specialty Group is proud to be a Certified AeroSeal dealer. This means we have the training and experience needed to properly install this innovative duct sealing system.
BIZ X Award Winner
2021 BIZ X Awards, an annual event that honors the best of the best small and medium-sized businesses around the world. The event, which was held virtually on April 29 & 30, 2021, recognizes exceptional results for business owners, entrepreneurs and their teams. BIZ 2021 Virtual Global Conference and Awards are powered by ActionCOACH®, the largest business coaching franchise in the world.
American Association of Radon Scientists and Technologists
AARST is a nonprofit, professional organization of members who are dedicated to the highest standard of excellence and the ethical performance of radon measurement, mitigation and transfer of information for the benefit of members, consumers and the public at large.
Our mission is to enable contractors to quantify indoor air quality health, comfort and safety issues in the home, and present equipment solutions to the homeowner. AirAdvice is the premier IAQ program in the marketplace. We constantly improve our program through continuous investment in sensor technology, reports and contractor training.
American Council for Accredited Certification
The industry’s oldest, most respected indoor environmental credentials.
HomeAdvisor provides homeowners the tools and resources they need to complete their home improvement, maintenance and repair projects. With HomeAdvisor, homeowners can view average project costs, find local prescreened home professionals and instantly book appointments online.
National Radon Proficiency Program
The NRPP provides certification credentials for professional radon testers and mitigators. As an independent administrative program of the American Association of Radon Scientists and Technologists, Inc. (AARST), the NRPP is governed by a Certification Council consisting of radon industry stakeholders who are responsible for credentialing policies and procedures. Recognized and demanded by both federal agencies and state radon programs, NRPP credentials indicate to building owners and service providers the mastery of the specific skills required to successfully complete radon testing and remedial projects. Achieving and maintaining NRPP certification requires biennial documentation of competence, expertise and performance to demonstrate skill, knowledge and quality control.
Associated General Contractors
With over 27,000 member firms, AGC provides a full range of services satisfying the needs and concerns of its members, thereby improving the quality of construction and protecting the public interest.
Insulation Contractors Association of America
ICAA’s mission is to assist its members by developing and executing programs to keep them on the leading edge in the rapidly changing world of insulation. ICAA delivers personalized service, regardless of the materials you install, where you buy from or the size or age of your business.
National Association of Home Builders
The National Association of Home Builders represents the largest network of craftsmen, innovators and problem solvers dedicated to building and enriching communities.
One Tree Planted
One Tree Planted is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. As an environmental charity, One Tree Planted is on a mission to make it simple for anyone to help the environment by planting trees.
Spokane Home Builders Association
Since 1947, the Spokane Home Builders Association has been committed to protecting and promoting the housing industry. Serving seven Eastern Washington counties, SHBA is over 700 members strong. It’s made up of professional home builders, architects, remodelers, suppliers, manufacturers, and sales and marketing professionals who believe every American deserves the opportunity of homeownership. As trusted professionals within our community, our members continue to lead the way in all areas of home construction, driving innovation and giving back to our community.
Certified AeroBarrier Dealer
Specialty Group is proud to be a Certified AeroBarrier dealer. This means we have the training and experience needed to properly install this innovative duct sealing system.
Building Science Institute
Specialty Group is working under Building Science Institute, an EPA recognized ENERGY STAR Home Certification Organization.