Tag: EPS

Better Building Ideas from the Ground Up

In this 3-part mini series we will be “building” an energy efficient home and featuring the insulation solutions that will provide the most effective thermal envelope. A well insulated home provides a comfortable living environment with affordable energy bills. Read on to learn about the importance of a well insulated foundation to start your home.

Exterior Insulation Sheathing Solutions that Save you Money

Welcome to the new year! We would like to kick off the year with a conversation about exterior sheathing insulation, and the cost savings associated with insulating your home. Whether you are retrofitting, remodeling or building new, the insulation you select for your project is paramount to a well functioning thermal envelope.

Why Choose PlastiSpan HD Insulation for Your Next Project?

As I stand in my favorite Building supply dealer (BSD) reviewing some of my options for insulation, I wonder why people choose PlastiSpan over PlastiSpan HD or the other way around. Why would I choose PlastiSpan HD? So I decided it would be my next…

Plasti-Fab Launches Graphite-Enhanced EPS Product Solutions

EnerSpan™ Insulation: Boosting your R-value with premium insulation With a lot of EPS products available on the market today, Plasti-Fab decided to develop a product that uses graphite in the EPS bead to enhance the performance of the EPS, and pass the benefit on to…

Insulate Cathedral Ceilings with PlastiSpan® or DuroFoam® by Plasti-Fab

Insulation is important in a variety of areas in your home. It is what helps create the all important thermal envelope. This month we have really been focusing on roof insulation, and how it helps your home. A lot of insulation solutions are well…

PlastiSpan Sloped Roof Insulation Solutions

PlastiSpan Sloped Roof Insulation Written by Guest Writer: Neil Henrikson, Plasti-Fab Roofing Sales Expert Moisture infiltration is a contributing factor to the premature failure of buildings. The roof of any structure is the first line of defense against rain or melting snow and ice….

Precast Concrete Tilt-up Walls for Energy Efficiency Commercial Construction

Another energy efficient wall solution in commercial construction is the precast concrete panel option. Also known as tilt-up walls, they can be easily and economically insulated by incorporating Plasti-Fab PlastiSpan insulation into the panel when they are manufactured. The panel can then be easily…