Building Science

In this video Jake Bruton discusses the methods used for bulk water management on a remodel. This home had bulk water issues for almost 25 years. Simple methods applied with attention to detail make water worries a thing of the past.

In efforts to save more energy, it is important that, as home builders, we do our part in choosing and installing energy efficient products to go into homes. Here are some tips on choosing and installing the best energy efficient windows for your next project.

Local governments across the United States are increasingly prioritizing energy efficiency, and there are a lot of efficiency jobs out there – 2.25 million.

On Tuesday, May 22, 2018, the Norman City Council approved a resolution that offers incentives to homebuilders who build more energy efficient homes for a pilot period of six months.

Wood rafters are the weak link in the insulation system you describe. In the absence of a thermal break, heat from the living space can flow through the drywall into the rafters - which are much more conductive than the surrounding foam - and pass through the rafters to the outdoors.

Icynene-Lapolla, a global supplier and manufacturer of high performance, energy efficient insulation for construction, today introduced its all-new Lapolla FOAM-LOK 450 Spray Polyurethane Foam Insulation.

Kingspan's GreenGuard Building Wrap family now includes a new product GreenGuard RainArmor Building Wrap and an enhanced GreenGuard HPW Building Wrap.

Atlas Roofing Corporation has announced a new partnership with HOVER, the platform that generates accurate, interactive 3D models of any property. Atlas Roofing’s shingle product lines will now be available within the HOVER platform.

There is a growing, unmet need in the commercial and institutional building market for a truly sustainable, specifiable, formaldehyde-free mineral wool product line

Spray-on foam insulation, along with other traditional insulation materials such as cork, will provide thermal protection for every NASA rocket part, large and small.