Building Science

In a new home construction project, sloppy insulation may waste almost as much energy as it saves.

According to this fire service official, the most glaring difference between modular construction and traditional stick built construction is the use of two-part polyurethane foam structural adhesives. 

The VISION House Series, a collection of incredibly advanced, high performance, truly sustainable homes built around the country, opened its latest project in Tucson.

The Structural Insulated Panel Association (SIPA) appointed Jack Armstrong as the association’s new Executive Director.

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