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2009 Light Commercial
River Oaks Center

Project Statistics
Location: Paso Robles, Calif.
Type: Office/Retail Space
Cost: $3.4 million
Size: 20,000 sq. ft. (floor)
ICF Use: 9,620 sq. ft. (exterior walls)

Project Timeline:
Total Construction: 365 days
ICF Start-to-Finish Time: 30 days

Construction Team
Owner: Estrella Associates
Architect: Leonard Grant Architecture
General Contractor: Carrol Building Company
ICF Installer: B.J. Harvey Construction
ICF Distributor: Estrella Associates
ICF System: PolySteel/Bracing by ReechCraft/Blockouts by V-Buck

Fast Facts

  • Saves 35% on natural gas and 30% on electricity
  • Reduce water usage by 50% (800,000 gallons annually)
  • Pervious concrete reduce runoff rate 75%
  • Pre-certified LEED-Gold (Core and Shell)
  • A “Truth Wall” in the main lobby features a cross section of the ICF wall behind plexiglass
  • Features “ecoSmarts Interpretive Room” to educate visitors on products used, including ICFs


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