Energy codes are requiring higher thermal performance values in walls, particularly in the form of exterior continuous insulation. Icynene's new white paper focuses on comparing rigid foam board to spray foam insulation.
Icynene Engineer John Broniek's recent webinar for Buildings Canada looks at the options for various types of commercial and residential assemblies with a view to maximize performance and make them work without excessive cost and problems.
Year-end is fast approaching. If you need to get your last few continuing education credits for 2014 before the year is out, then consider discovering the advantages of using open-cell spray foam insulation in your next commercial design with this course.
Encouraging green building practices and sustainability is essential for reducing and eventually eliminating carbon emissions contributing to climate change says the president of the Green Building Initiative.
Building Genius presents architects, commercial builders and production builders with an insight into the spray foam insulation and building industries across the United States and Canada. With a key focus on building science, codes and standards, burgeoning trends, industry development and news, Building Genius offers an outlook from the spray foam insulation industry leader, Icynene, from the perspective of our top engineers, code specialists and industry experts.