Insulation Quality Assurance Inspections

All Insulation Quality Assurance is provided by a 3rd party RESNET Rater and Quality Assurance Designee, as required by the US DOE Builders Challenge Program Requirements. When the SIP Curtain wall was installed the installation was blower door tested and thermal imaged any and all leaks and possible thermal bridges were found and corrected the […]

Northeast Garage/Building Wall Air Seal

The northeast wall is where the east stair is located. Visible in this photo is the landing and sprinkler system which covers the landing below. The wall has been air sealed around the stair and landing structure. Closed cell spray foam fills the 2 X 4 cavity of the structural framing of the interior northeast […]

Garage Ceiling/Second Floor

The Garage is designed as an adiabatic space, in other words the conditioned space on the abutting garage house wall and the garage ceiling/second floor above the garage are air tight, insulated and thermally broken from the conditioned space of the building. The second floor subfloor and rim band joist are air sealed with 2 […]

Garage/House Wall Assembly

The Garage is structurally separated from the house, 2 X 4 Structural walls on either side of the SIP Panel are structural. The 2 X 4 Structural Walls are filled with closed cell spray foam to air seal the SIP into place. There are no electrical, low voltage, mechanical, or plumbing, penetrations of the exterior […]

Air Sealing

This is a photo of the Rim Band Joist, and second floor sub-floor air sealing with closed cell spray foam separating the garage from the house.

Air Sealing

The picture is of the north wall of the Garage which is and exterior wall of the garage. This wall is sealed with closed cell spray foam as well as the rim band joist and the sub-floor of the second floor above the garage. Ventilation of the attached garage is accomplished by supplying outside air […]

Air Sealing

The picture is of the south wall of the Garage which is the common wall between the house and the garage. This wall is sealed with closed cell spray foam on both sides as well as the rim band joist and the subfloor of the second floor above the garage. Ventilation of the attacked garage […]