April/May 2009


Rebuilding Greensburg
Wind Resistance and ICFs
Glues vs. Fasteners
Taking Advantage of the Stimulus


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Integrating Green Technologies
By Joseph Warnes
ICFs are a great start towards sustainability.  But other green materials, like spray foam, high-efficiency windows, and ground source heat pumps, can make a building truly green.  Luckily, these technologies are readily available and easily integrated with ICFs.

Project Profile: Custom Homes LEED to Green
In Michigan, one builder has shown that LEED certification can improve sales and profitability.

ICFs: The Only Green Concrete
From building life cycle to recyclability, concrete is clearly a sustainable choice.  When additional factors like off-gassing and energy efficiency are taken into consideration, the “greenest” choice becomes clear.

Insulated Storage Facilities
By Randy Wilkerson
The second in a series on how to improve market penetration, an expert explains how to promote ICFs to the insulated facilities market in your region.


From the Mailbag
As I See It: Maximize Your Exposure
ICF News Roundup
In the News: Green Standard Update
Green Building: By Pieter Vanderwerf
Ask the Builder: By Ian Giesler
New Products

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