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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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A Smart Home Built Smart

Custom builder August Homes blends efficient, high-tech home automation systems with high-performance, sustainable building strategies

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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.


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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