Easy net-zero energy buildings, a visual summary

May 08, 2013 (PRLEAP.COM) Business News
Puyallup, Wash., May 8, 2013 As architects and contractors look for ways to develop energy-efficient buildings, Premier SIPS by Insulfoam now provides them with an engaging infographic on how to achieve more airtight, well-insulated structures. The "Be a Zero Hero" infographic highlights how structural insulated panel construction is 15 times more air tight and offers 47% greater insulation performance than traditional stick framing. www.premiersips.com

"One thing that surprises many people we speak with, is how affordable net-zero energy construction can be," said Joe Pasma, technical director for Premier SIPS. "The methods exist today and are often straightforward and cost effective, whether for homes, apartments, schools or other institutional and commercial buildings. We wanted to create an easy-to-share graphic that inspires and educates building professionals on uses of available technologies for reducing heating and cooling costs."

About Premier SIPs by Insulfoam
Premier SIPS by Insulfoam leads the construction industry in the research, development and manufacturing of high-performance, energy-efficient structural insulated panels (SIPs) and related materials. As one of North America's largest SIP manufacturers, the company is a leader in working with design professionals, contractors and code officials on innovative SIP applications. For more information about Premier SIPS, call (800) 275-7086 or visit www.premiersips.com.