Founder and chairman Bob Fincher used part of his summer vacation to tour Midwest companies that are championing the integration of green technologies and tactics into our homes and other buildings. Here's what he found.
Across the country, more than 300 schools have been built using insulated concrete forms, according to the ICF Manufacturer's association.
Commercial builders are seeing the advantages of building with insulated concrete forms, including faster build times and lower labor requirements.
A 220-unit apartment complex under construction in Charleston, South Carolina utilizes insulated concrete form (ICF) construction
Forms provide stability for buildings, able to withstand winds of up to 200 MPH.
Forms provide critical insulation, speed up construction process to help Holiday Inn Express capitalize on Derby business.
ICF Builder awards showcase the advantage of building with insulated concrete forms.
As insulated concrete forms gain ground in the residential marketplace, contractors and installers are learning about the benefits of this building system.
An ICF building project that uses traditional lumber for door and window openings won't deliver all the benefits that it could.
One of the keys to a successful insulated concrete form project is to end up with straight and true walls, and one manufacturer has addressed that problem.
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