More stories about R-Control Building Systems

  • 2012 AIA COTE Top Ten Green Project: Portland Community College Newberg Center

    Newberg Center at Portland Community College, designed by Hennebery Eddy Architects, is designed to be the first net-zero-energy higher-education building in Oregon.

  • Optimizing Foam Insulation

    Developing the proper spray foam insulation strategy can improve the performance of your homes.

  • FrameGuard Coated SIPs From R-Control Building Systems

    R-Control FrameGuard Coated SIPs are treated with FrameGuard Coating comprised of organic fungicides and a borate that prevents mold, mildew, and termite damage to its wood components, says the firm. In addition, the expanded polystyrene core is treated with Perform Guard termite protection...

  • SIPs Provide Efficient, Fast Building Alternative

    Though they still make up a small share of the market, structural insulated panels provide an alternative to stick-building that's efficient during and after construction.

  • Monitoring a High-performance Building Leads to Admirable Results

    For more than 25 years, NRG Systems, Hinesburg, Vt., has made equipment to help others throughout the world measure and understand the wind.

  • the New American Home 2007 is a high-performance home

    The term “high performance” likely conjures up an image of a car, one that's sleek and speedy, with an extremely powerful engine. The expectations surrounding such cars are high, which is why their allure is so strong.