Nick Hubbard

Posts by Nick Hubbard for Frequently asked questions about Formance Structural Insulated Panels (SIPs):

Indoor Air Quality

A SIP home or commercial building allows for better control over indoor air quality because the airtight building envelope limits incoming air to controlled ventilation.

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Tell me more about Polystyrene

“How can Formance SIPs be eco-friendly if you use EPS (expanded polystyrene)?

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Technical Topics

 

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The Formance Design and Supply Process

The process for designing with Formance should be familiar to you as it follows similar steps to framed construction. A flow chart of the below is in the Design Guide. 

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Remarkable Energy Savings

How much energy will my new home require to maintain a warm and comfortable environment year-round? Obviously a lot less with Formance, but wouldn't it be nice to know just how...

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Designing With Formance

We often get asked “will Formance work for my house design?”. The answer is inevitably yes.

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Designing To Your Budget

Designing to budget is a critical element of any building project.

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The New Home Build Process

You have a vision for a new home; you may even have land and concept designs.

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The Numbers

Yes, the energy savings, strength, comfort and health benefits of using Formance are easily appreciated. But what is the FINANCIAL IMPACT of upgrading your project to Formance?

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A Better Method

We guess you are here because you're looking at options to move beyond traditional framed construction.

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