Newsletter: February 2013

How to attach finishes to Advantage ICFs

Written by Colin Showalter

A question that I get asked quite frequently is “how do I attach interior and exterior finishes to my Advantage ICF walls?”.

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Insulspan SIPs used in BC’s first R-2000 Net Zero Energy Ready Home

Arthur Lo has been building energy-efficient homes for over 17 years. His Vancouver-based company Insightful Healthy Homes has certified all their projects through Natural Resources Canada’s R-2000 program.

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Innovative First Nations Community builds with Insulspan SIPs & PlastiSpan HD

Based in Penticton, British Columbia, Ritchie Custom Homes has established a reputation of building quality green homes throughout the Okanagan Valley for over 20 years.

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Pouring Concrete in Cold Weather with Advantage ICFs

Written by Colin Showalter

Living in Canada, another question I frequently get asked is “how cold of temperatures can I pour concrete into ICF blocks?”

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February 21, 2013 - Winnipeg HH TAN, Red River Exhibition Park, Winnipeg.

February 22, 2013 - HBA House & Home Show - Toledo, Seagate Convention Centre, Toledo, OH.

February 25, 2013 - Kelowna HH TAN, Prospera Place, Kelowna, B.C.

February 28, 2013 - Calgary Home and Garden, BMO Centre & Corral, Stampede Park.

February 28, 2013 - CSC Connections Café - Regina, Hotel Saskatchewan.

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February 19, 2013 - Evraz Place, Regina.

February 21, 2013 - Winnipeg Convention Centre, Winnipeg.

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