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A compilation of HousingZone's articles, surveys, ideas, trends, and tips on insulation for residential builders, remodelers, and architects serving the residential construction industry.

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Resilient Design: Ready for Natural Disasters

Resilient design creates homes that can survive natural disasters and stay functional in the aftermath


CertainTeed R20 Sustainable Insulation

CertainTeed is adding this new fiberglass insulation to its family of high-performance products to meet 2012 IECC requirements that wood-frame walls have at least an R20 thermal performance.

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Open or closed cell: The age old question

While both open cell and closed cell spray foam insulation are proven and effective commercial solutions, each product has its own unique set of…


ACH Foam-Control Plus+

This EPS architectural-grade insulation offers superior moisture resistance to XPS products, is available in greater thicknesses and offers comparable compressive strength.


Wind-lock Corp.

Wind-lock has been a master distributor to the specialty construction industry for over 25 years. We supply the world's best tools and accessories…

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