Tag Archives: sustainable design

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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SIPs on the Beach

By:  Chris Casey, Sales Representative – Architectural Products Flanked by the 1.2 mile Oceanfront Boardwalk and Promenade, Myrtle Beach has a magnificent new centerpiece; The SkyWheel! And an integral part of this attraction is the LandShark Surf Shack and Bar … Continue reading

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Don’t Sweat it. SIPs will Save you Money on Cooling Costs.

By:  Bill Downs, Sales Representative – Architectural Products During the 100 degree days in Kansas City this summer there was one sound that was very consistent, the hum of my air conditioner. My 2 story home built with traditional 2×4 … Continue reading

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Should you Specify FSC Certified OSB for SIPS?

By:  John Cowan, Regional Sales Manager As R-Control Structural Insulated Panels continue to be an important component used to accumulate points in LEED Certified projects, FSC OSB is often specified.  But should it? 1) In order for the SIPs to be FSC certified there … Continue reading

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