Category Archives: Below-Grade Insulation, Sheathing & Wall Applications

Specifications – Are they important?

By: Dale Mullikin, Regional Sales Manger Architects, engineers, and contractors all agree that specifications are really important. Specifications are written by architects and engineers to make sure the project is built with appropriate materials and provide details for specific use … Continue reading

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All that Glitters is Not Gold: How Stable is your R-Value?

By: Doug Wehrwein, Sales Representative It’s generally understood that extruded polystyrene (XPS) offers more initial R-value per inch than expanded polystyrene (EPS) yet because of its lower cost, EPS offers a better value. Are you aware that XPS manufacturers use … Continue reading

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Big Picture Contractor Initiative

By: John Myers, Sales Representative – Architectural Products It is easy for us to lose sight of all the opportunities that surround us as we focus on the demands that come our way daily. How often have you looked back … Continue reading

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What happened to my EPS foam, it’s no longer white?

By: Dale Mullikin, Regional Sales Manager EPS foam has been white in color from the beginning, about 60+ years ago. ACH Foam Technologies is embracing new technology from BASF and it is changing the color of Foam-Control® insulation. Our new … Continue reading

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The Rigid Insulation Of Choice For Cold Storage Applications

By: Fernando Dias, Sales Representative The demand for quality and healthy foods have sparked a recent increase in Cold Storage facilities being built throughout the U.S. People are wanting fresher foods with shorter life cycles. This means logistically having more … Continue reading

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