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Structural Insulated Panels Simplify Complicated Designs

By:  Aaron Weatherbie, Sales Representative – Architectural Products Structural Insulated panels offer many benefits. They are often chosen because of their increased energy efficiency and environmentally friendly components. SIP panels are made with expanded polystyrene (EPS) and oriented stand board … Continue reading

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Build it Better

By: Aaron Weatherbie, Sales Representative – Architectural Products ACH Foam Technologies has been a manufacturer of Structural Insulated Panels for over 30 years. During that time we have manufactured SIP’s much the same way.  Many builders have been building stick … Continue reading

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SIPs and Passive House Design

By:  Jim Nugent, Sales Representative – Architectural Products As I start a new year I like to take a moment to reflect on 2012. Something that caught my attention in 2012 was the number of calls I was getting from … Continue reading

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Roof Insulation Labor Pains

By: Chris Casey, Sales Representative – Architectural Products As we all know, the building codes are changing, requiring more insulation for both walls and roof. One of the considerations that roofers in particular will have to keep in mind is … Continue reading

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EPS Insulation: The Tough Stuff!

By:  Rick Shinn, Sales Representative – Architectural Products Over the past two and a half years, I have presented numerous AIA/CES programs on subjects related to the performance of Expanded Polystyrene (EPS) rigid insulation for construction applications. These applications include … Continue reading

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