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Building a High Performance House with ICF Materials

The construction industry in the United States is enormous; after all, many new buildings need to be c0onstructed every year, and all kinds of construction materials go into today’s modern, high performance buildings. Office buildings, schools, banks, libraries, grocery stores, malls, and houses are all being built by expert crews, but ever since the 1960s, a particular construction material has been available for a high performance construction project: ICF blocks, or “insulating concrete forms.” A home built from ICF walls and ICF concrete can quickly prove itself to be a tough, practical, money-saving, high performance building if constructed well, and this can be highly appealing for someone looking for a new home to buy. What is it that makes ICF bricks so effective? Just how are high performance buildings possible with this material?

ICF Walls and the Home

A home can be built from traditional materials, from its concrete foundation to wooden walls, brick, and more t

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