SIPs home builders in NC
Mountain Construction Enterprises in Boone, North Carolina
builds energy-efficient homes with SIPS technology.
Sips of North Carolina- Holly Ridge, NC panelwerx.com
Panelized Homes, NC
North Carolina is ahead of the curve when it becomes to building technology
and the offsite construction of homes. There are numerous builders that
specialize in building Panelized Homes in NC. The use of Structural Insulated
Panels in the construction process works well for builders in North Carolina
because it allows a large percentage of the building to be done ahead of time
in a controlled environment, away from the heat, rain, and any other elements
that can affect construction. Asheville, and Western NC in general is full of
builders that construct Panelized Homes.
A great website to check out is Springtime Homes Building and Consulting, a
company that promotes Green building in North Carolina and uses structural
insulated panels as a building method. Another company that builds
Panelized homes in NC is High Country Timberframe in Boone. High Country
Timberframe & Gallery Woodworking Co. has been a leader in traditional and
contemporary timber frame and SIPS panel design and construction for over
12 years. Some more SIPs builders in NC are listed below.
What are Structural Insulated Panels?
Structural Insulated Panels (SIPs)- a building material that
consists of panels made from a thick layer of foam (polystyrene
or polyurethane) sandwiched between two layers of Oriented
Strand Board (OSB). Structural panels offer very effective
insulating qualities, rapid installation, and consistent quality
(minimizing waste). The use of OSB or waferboard for facings is
considered a positive use of wood resources. In addition, less
wood is wasted at the construction site than stick built homes
making structural insulated panels favorable materials to "green
North Carolina SIPS Builders