The Secret to Meeting the Dual Desires of Today's Home Buyers: Sustainable Homes that Deliver Low, Predictable Cost of Ownership

The Secret to Meeting the Dual Desires of Today's Home Buyers: Sustainable Homes that Deliver Low, Predictable Cost of Ownership

Few sustainable products offer a faster payback and a more comfortable living environment than an energy-saving, whole house insulation package. The opportunity to improve the efficiency of a building's envelope is one of the top reasons people decide to build a new home instead of buying an existing one.

Type: Case Study




Super-Tight Insulation Technology Helps First-Time Home Buyers Enjoy Healthier, More Energy Efficient Homes

Super-Tight Insulation Technology Helps First-Time Home Buyers Enjoy Healthier, More Energy Efficient Homes

This case study explores how one builder is creating sustainable homes that are good for the health of their occupants and the environment.

Type: Case Study




Heat Bleed Costs You Money

Heat Bleed Costs You Money

There is a direct connection between the heat escaping through the walls of your home, and the money escaping from your wallet. Your home may be permitting the escape of heat through its walls, roof, doors, windows and ventilation system. Learn what causes "heat bleed" and what you can do to prevent it.

Type: Case Study




CertainTeed TheraEZE Thermal Insulation System

CertainTeed TheraEZE Thermal Insulation System

ThermaEZE is a new approach to poured concrete wall construction that provides a cost effective way to insulate above and below grade poured concrete walls.

Type: Fact Sheet




CertainTeed T-Roc Thermal Laminate Foundation Insulation System

CertainTeed T-Roc Thermal Laminate Foundation Insulation System

T-Roc is a composite panel comprising CertainTeed GlasRoc paperless gypsum boards that a permanently laminated to a high R-value with expanded polystyrene foam.

Type: Brochure




CertainTeed EnergyEdge

CertainTeed EnergyEdge

EnergyEdge is a high performance slab edge system that forms, insulates, and protects the exterior face of a concrete slab foundation.

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Form-A-Drain -Think Of It As Underground Insurance

Form-A-Drain -Think Of It As Underground Insurance

Form-A-Drain is used in place of wood to form the footings, then remains in place after the concrete is poured.

Type: Fact Sheet




CertainTeed Form-A-Drain Foundations

CertainTeed Form-A-Drain Foundations

CertainTeed Form-A-Drain is used in place of wood to form the footing, then remains in place after the concrete is poured. Form-A-Drain is not only the footing form but, also the foundation drainage system.

Type: Brochure




Insulated Concrete Forms

Insulated Concrete Forms

Insulated Concrete Forms (ICFs) can be substituted for wood framed walls as well as concrete foundations, and are becoming a competitive, durable alternative to traditional wood framing.

Type: Fact Sheet




IECC Compliance Guide For Homes North Carolina

IECC Compliance Guide For Homes North Carolina

This guide will provide insulating recommendations, required U-Factors for windows, skylights, and doors, as well as the R-value requirements for walls and foundations, based upon the 2009 IECC requirements for your climate zone.

Type: Guide




IECC Compliance Guide For Homes Missouri

IECC Compliance Guide For Homes Missouri

This guide will provide insulating recommendations, required U-Factors for windows, skylights, and doors, as well as the R-value requirements for walls and foundations, based upon the 2009 IECC requirements for your climate zone.

Type: Guide




IECC Compliance Guide For Homes New Jersey

IECC Compliance Guide For Homes New Jersey

This guide will provide insulating recommendations, required U-Factors for windows, skylights, and doors, as well as the R-value requirements for walls and foundations, based upon the 2009 IECC requirements for your climate zone.

Type: Guide





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