Garage Mat Slab Insulation Layer

Dow Blue Board High Strength makes up our 1 foot thick insulation Layer below the structural mat slab of the garage Geothermal system (2 black pipes on the left side of the photo) has been filled with 40% food grade glycol. The geothermal system supplies the garage hydronic system to heat the slab to 50 […]

Garage Buildout

Structural Mat Slab 1) The structural mat slab has a broomed finish which functions as a walk off space for dirt from shoes and an anti-slip finish. 2) The structural mat slab has a 3 inch fall toward the garage doors to drain the garage to the outside. 3) Exhaust side of the earth tube […]

Garage Buildout

Structural Mat Slab 1) 4,000 psi concrete mix, with structural concrete curbs which carry the weight of the 2 stories above the garage.

Garage Buildout

Insulation Layers 1) Garage stem walls are insulated to the footings with a 1 foot thick layer of Dow Blue board 2) Structural slab insulation is a 1 foot thick insulation layer of Dow High Strength Blue Board 3) Structural slab edge insulation is a 1 foot thick thermal bridge free curtain wall SIP. (SIP […]