Author Archives: Jim Nugent

What You May Not Know About Your Roof Insulation

By: Jim Nugent, Regional Sales Manager In Recent years, building codes increased minimum R-Values for commercial buildings which also increased the cost for new and replacement roofs. The insulation in the roof assembly is the most expensive component in the … Continue reading

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The Polar Advanatge

Jim Nugent, Regional Sales Manager The primary function of rigid insulation on a building is to thermally protect the building envelop and provide energy savings and comfort to the occupants. Energy codes and experience are driving the growing of placing … Continue reading

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R-Control SIP Roof Panels

By:  Jim Nugent, Sales Representative – Architectural Products Structural Insulated Panels better known as SIPs have been in use for well over 50 years and R-Control SIPs manufactured by ACH Foam Technologies is the most recognizable brand name in the … Continue reading

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Foam-Control Plus+: “The Right Choice”

By: Jim Nugent, Regional Sales Manager It has been very exciting to see the continued growth in the use of EPS in a wide range of below-grade, underslab, and frost protected foundation applications. The growth of ACH Foam’s brand of … Continue reading

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The Polar-R Triple Threat

By: Jim Nugent, Regional Sales Manager With the new code requirements for continuous insulation and weatherable barriers coupled with the trend in construction design moving towards commercial and residential buildings having “out-bound” insulation, architects are looking for sheathing products that … Continue reading

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