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custom home

CUSTOM HOMES SERIES – Kitchens

Is cooking your passion? Are you concocting new recipes every weekend? Hosting all of the big holiday meals? Is your …

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energy

ICF ON ICE – THE COLD WEATHER CHAMPION

SOURCE When the temperature outside starts dropping, you may find yourself shaking your head at the thermostat and your fist …

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design

ICF BRINGS BOTH FORM AND FUNCTION

Don’t choose between form and function when you can have both! ICF is such a versatile building material that your …

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energy

Good HVAC Design

Whiteboard Series – Episode 3 This is the third episode of our Whiteboard Series. In episode three, we walk through …

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energy

Thermodynamics: Concrete vs. Wooden Walls

Whiteboard Series – Episode 2 This is the second episode of our Whiteboard Series. In episode two, we walk through …

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floor joists

Differences between a Traditional and ICF Wall

Whiteboard Series – Episode 1 This is the first episode of our Whiteboard Series. In episode one, we walk through …

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insulated concrete forms

Why Build With Concrete?

It’s 2019, not 1819. Why build with concrete? Better question: why build with wood? Today we don’t build bridges, boats, …

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How To Pick A Custom Home Builder

Some key points to focus on when committing to a two year relationship. When picking a general contractor, it’s important …

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Designing and Building a Custom Home: Step by Step

Dave Phelps breaks down the process of designing and building a custom ICF home. For first time home builders, the …

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energy

SAVE BIG ON ENERGY EFFICIENT HOMES

Part of planning a new building isn’t just factoring the cost of the building materials & labor and calling it …

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insulated concrete forms

WHY YOU SHOULD BUILD WITH INSULATED CONCRETE FORMS

What’s green and indestructible? No, we’re not talking about the Hulk. We’re talking concrete! Specifically, concrete homes. Insulated Concrete Forms …

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WHY ICFS ARE GREAT AT PROTECTING YOUR HOME AGAINST FIRE

WILDFIRE In most areas of the United States, the greatest threat to homes and commercial structures is not hurricanes and …

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