Tag Archives: SIP panel

R-Control Energy Savings Calculator Update

R-Control Energy Savings Calculator Update We are pleased to announce an update to the R-Control Energy Savings Calculator. The calculator map and calculations have been updated to coincide with the International Energy Conservation Code (IECC) climate zones 1-8. The R-Control … Continue reading

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R-Control SIP Construction Manual Update

We are pleased to announce the January 2015 release/printing of the R-Control SIP Construction Manual. A significant number of updates to the Technical Bulletin section of the manual were completed.  Many of the updates were editorial in nature.  A small number … Continue reading

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Stanford University’s Solar Decathlon prize winning entry used SIPs

AFM’s R-Control Licensee, ACH Foam Technologies supplies R-Control SIPs to build the Stanford University’s Solar Decathlon prize winning entry, “The Start Home”. Click here to learn more.

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Update to R-Control ICC-ES ESR-2233 Code Report

  We are pleased to announce the availability of an updated R-Control ICC-ES ESR-2233.  ESR-2233 now has a June 2014 reissued date.  No changes were made to the document other than the updated date.

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NEW R-Control SIP Project Profile – BARNagain

We are pleased to announce the addition of a new project profile to the R-Control SIP Project Profile library.  We have added the BARNagain project supplied by Thermal Foams. The project showcases the use of R-Control SIPs providing an energy … Continue reading

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New R-Control SIP Tape Roof Installation Instructions

We are pleased to announce the availability of new illustrated R-Control SIP Tape Installation Instructions. R-Control SIP Tape has been used for many years in combination with R-Control Do-All-Ply to provide airtight seals at R-Control SIP roof joints.  The new … Continue reading

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R-Control SIPs selected for the Stanford University “Start.Home”, Solar Decathlon 2013

Since 2002 the Department of Energy has challenged universities from around the world to design, build, and operate solar-powered houses that are cost-effective, energy-efficient, and attractive.  This year’s competition includes 20 university teams competing to achieve these worthy goals.  Follow … Continue reading

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NEW R-Control SIP Project Profile

We are pleased to announce the addition of a new project profile to the R-Control SIP Project Profile library.  We have added the St. John’s Church project supplied by Thermal Foams of Buffalo, NY.  The project showcases the use of … Continue reading

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LOW VOC R-Control Do-All-Ply SIP Sealant now available

A significant new technology for the R-Control SIP system is now available – R-Control Do-All-Ply Low VOC Sealant.  R-Control components such as Foam-Control EPS with Perform Guard and FrameGuard treatment are leading technologies available with R-Control SIPs.  The development of … Continue reading

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La Amistad Apartments in Warden Housing Project using SIPs

La Amistad Apartments, located in Warden, WA, was designed to provide low-income agricultural workers with affordable family housing in Grant County. The complex contains 30 townhome-style rental units that range from 1 to 4 bedrooms. Since the project name means … Continue reading

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