Do you think building with wood is both faster and less expensive than building with concrete (insulated concrete forms)? If so, you’re not alone. A lot of people think that this is true, especially when it comes to 4-6 story mid-rise buildings. However, it’s not actually the case. In fact, this blog post will show…Read moreRead more
Concrete construction is one of the strongest and longest lasting forms of construction in the known world. Though many improvements have been made in technology, at the end of the day laminates, glues, and other materials used to create exotic wood based building materials just cannot withstand exposure to fire. Saving lives in the first…Read moreRead more
Building with comfort in mind? What’s the best choice of materials if you want to build a well-insulated, quiet home or building? Perhaps you’re building for the hospitality industry. Maybe you’re approaching retirement and want to build a quiet retreat for yourself. Whether you’re a builder, a homeowner or an architect, comfort is an important…Read moreRead more
ICFWE – ICF BASICS FOR COMMERCIAL INSTALLERS Tuesday, January 23 from 10:30 AM to 12:00 PM Presenter: Bill Clymer At the World of Concrete Room N119 Session Code: ICFWE Registration Fee- $90 About the Presentation Join us for this new interactive training course designed for commercial contractors who are new to Insulated Concrete Forms (ICFs)….Read moreRead more
This presentation explained the goal for this house is to show that aggressive performance goals can be achieved cost-effectively and that design and sustainability can co-exist.
This presentation covers the basics of ICFs for Commercial Installers and Projects.
This presentation discusses creating Stronger Safer Homes using the #Hurricane Strong In Breezy Point
This presentation, Resilient Construction Disaster Durable Solutions™ by BASF was presented by Joel W. May at the ICF Summit at the 2018 World of Concrete in Las Vegas. It discusses the cost and type of disasters and provides suggestion for building materials, construction methods and and strategies for resilience.
This presentation, Just Slap It Up Right? was presented at the ICF Summit at the 2018 World of Concrete in Las Vegas. It discusses the matierials, design and construction of high performance and disaster resilient homes.