Loss of Heat and Insulation Value

Loss of Heat and Insulation Value Richard D. Seifert, Energy Specialist, with the Corporate Extension Service at the University of Alaska USDA and SEA Grant Cooperating office conducted a study entitled “Effects of Studs on the Heat Loss and Insulation Value of Wall”.  The ThermaSAVE Building System, which doesn’t employ...

ICC Certification

ICC Certification  Report # 2406 ThermaSAVE went through rigorous testing to obtain an International Code Council (ICC) report.  The resulting legacy report can be viewed here: Warning: There are many firms around the world that claim they  manufacture our ThermaSAVE Panel Building System and  are licensed to manufacture using our ThermaSAVE Technology covered by...

Construction Steps Eliminated with ThermaSAVE

Construction Steps Eliminated with ThermaSAVE Customer can be assured that the ThermaSAVE Building System is STRUCTURAL and has been PRE-ENGINEERED by the fact that the system has passed extensive testing and has been approved by the International Code Council (ICC Report 2406).  The ICC Report contains all approved information for...

The Ozone Layer versus Expanded Polystyrene Foam

The Ozone Layer                                           versus                     Expanded Polystyrene Foam Expanded polystyrene EPS is a closed cell, lightweight foam which by itself depending upon density, has a compressive strength. between 1- and 6- pounds per square inch, EPS is an ideal foam for most construction applications.  EPS is used exclusively in...

Foam Home

Designers looking to make cheap, earthquake-proof homes in war-torn Afghanistan are turning to the stuff of coffee cups and packing peanuts. As Afghanistan reels from the aftermath of war, millions of refugees have returned to the country, only to find that hundreds of thousands of homes have been destroyed. Rebuilding...