Will SIP/Steel construction hold up to
YES! SIP/Steel framing is stronger than conventional
construction, our homes are designed to meet the newest hurricane
requirements and can meet as high as 140 MPH wind loads if necessary.
How much energy savings can be expected?
All homes are designed for at least 30% more efficiency over
conventional construction. Some have claimed as much as 58% savings.
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Why should I use foam core panel construction?
SIP technology has been around for over 40 years, they are
proven superior structural product. They are proven to be energy efficient
and a termite-pest resistant system. SIP/Steel construction is
environmentally friendly utilizing recyclable materials.
What about indoor air quality?
Our homes provide a cleaner indoor environment, no wood is
used in any structural components. When utilizing the Lossnay ERV air
exchanger we provide controlled make-up air ensuring a healthier atmosphere.
What about Lightning?
A steel framed home is actually safer than a wood home. The
steel is a ground to lightning and in the event of a strike, it is
non-combustible, reducing the risk for fire.
Will my home look different?
NO! Our homes look the same inside and out as any other home
in the neighborhood as we use conventional materials for the interior and
exterior finishes. The SIP’s only create a strong lasting thermal barrier
for the home.