Green SIPS homes in RI
A unique combination of SIPs in modular homes
makes these houses even more energy-efficient.
Office in local office in Lincoln, Rhode Island.
Avalon Building Systems
Builds hybrid modular/SIPs homes in Rhode Island,
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
Rhode Island SIPs Home Builders