Tag Archives: Perimeter Insulation

Facts About EPS and Water Absorption

By: Doug Wehrwein, Sales Representative Extensive testing has confirmed that the closed-cell structure of EPS reduces moisture absorption over prolonged periods. Even when moisture absorption has reached the maximum threshold there is minimal effect on the thermal performance of EPS … Continue reading

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The Rest of the [EPS] Story

By:  Pat Austin, Sales Representative – Architectural Products At the risk of dating myself, I have to admit that one of my favorite personalities in the entertainment industry was the late Paul Harvey, who made famous by a short program he … 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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Versatility of Film Faced EPS Insulation

By:  Doug Wehrwein, Sales Representative – Architectural Products The ACH Foam Technologies line of film laminated EPS is called Polar.  There are two types of Polar products:  1. Polar-R® a 4 ft. x 8 ft. flat sheet of insulation and … Continue reading

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Don’t Forget the Gloves

By:  Terry Meier, Architectural Sales Representative A few years ago I decided to go skiing on what was a very cold January day. When I arrived at the ski resort I realized that I had all of my warm clothing (hat, … Continue reading

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