Lawrence Home Show February 20 -22 2015

Come join us at the home show next weekend.

By |February 15th, 2015|Ideas|

Insulated Concrete Forms VIDEO (ICF)

Structural Insulated Panels (SIPS) VIDEO

SIP’s Home Building Overview VIDEO

By: Structural Insulated Panel Association

Broken Window – To Replace Or Repair?

Sometimes it’s hard to know if you need to replace your windows or if they are repairable.

In the first picture you have complete rot and your window needs to be replaced. When the rot extends under the operable or sliding section of the window, most likely the window is beyond repair. There may also

By |March 12th, 2014|Home Repair|

Benefits of Insulated Concrete Forms (ICF) Home Construction

Insulated Concrete Form (ICF) home construction is a formwork for reinforced concrete. This is different than other forms of concrete construction, because it can be used for both exterior and interior walls and floors. In fact, it can even be used on roofs. Using interlocking modular units that are fitted together without mortar and

The Green Appeal (and More) of Structural Insulated Panels (SIPs)

As building technology has evolved, one of the standout developments has been structural insulated panels, or SIPs. SIPs allow for the creation of solid, sturdy, energy-efficient houses. Open vaulted ceilings, big soaring roof lines and no need for a truss system are all possible with SIP panels as well; with such reliable structural strength

By |March 11th, 2014|Ideas|

Protecting Your Home From Ice

In areas of the nation where Christmases are actually white, the winter season is a bit of a mixed blessing. When the weather turns frosty, cherished sounds like the crackle of a fire or the snap of a whip on a sleigh are highly anticipated. But the cold weather season can be harmful to