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      2019
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    3 Sustainable Building Materials for 2019

    3 Sustainable Building Materials for 2019

    Every year, there are more and more sustainable building materials are introduced to the construction industry. Contractors and architects have a difficult job of staying up to date on the latest trends. Sustainable building practices save money, protect the environment, are healthy for the community and add value to the building owner’s investments. Three sustainable

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      9

      2019
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    Modern Concrete Home Design Using ICF

    Modern Concrete Home Design Using ICF

    Today’s architects, contractors, and homeowners are increasingly recognizing the benefits of modern concrete home design using ICFs. Notably, the North America ICF market is predicted to grow 15.8 percent during the forecast period of 2018 to 2023. Why Architects and Designers Choose ICF Construction Architects and designers appreciate the strength and flexibility of ICF, which

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      25

      2019
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    The Benefits of Building Multi-story Residential Buildings with ICF Blocks

    The Benefits of Building Multi-story Residential Buildings with ICF Blocks

    Fox Blocks insulated concrete forms (ICFs) create multi-story residential buildings that are disaster-resistant, energy-efficient, healthy, quiet, and environmentally friendly. Fox Blocks are also fast and simple to install and durable; all features that save multi-story residential building contractors and owners time and money. The Increasing Popularity of Multi-Story Residential Buildings Many people today, from millennials

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      18

      2019
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    Airlite Plastics Co. — Fox Blocks ICF Acquires TRUEGRID

    Airlite Plastics Co. — Fox Blocks ICF Acquires TRUEGRID

    Oma­ha, Neb. (April 17, 2019) – Air­lite Plas­tics acquired TRUE­GRID on April 15, 2019, adding the per­me­able paving grid sys­tem to its line of envi­ron­men­tal­ly sus­tain­able con­struc­tion products. TRUE­GRID high-per­for­mance pavers con­trol runoff, cre­ate less ther­mal pol­lu­tion and reduce waste for land­fills, among oth­er eco­log­i­cal ben­e­fits. Made of post-con­sumer recy­cled high-den­si­ty poly­eth­yl­ene, the pavers have rev­o­lu­tion­ized the con­struc­tion indus­try with ver­sa­til­i­ty, attrac­tive­ness and 100% permeability.

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      11

      2019
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    Controlling Commercial Construction Labor Costs with ICF

    Controlling Commercial Construction Labor Costs with ICF

    Fox Block insulated concrete form (ICF) is an all in one wall assembly that combines five steps into one quick, easy, and safe installation, which lessen commercial construction labor costs. Impressively, commercial building contractors that choose Fox blocks can safely construct a commercial building faster and with less labor than either concrete masonry (CMU) or

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      4

      2019
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    7 Problems With Wood Frame Construction

    7 Problems With Wood Frame Construction

    Fox Block ICF wall assembly avoids many of the problems associated with wood frame construction. Unlike wood frame walls, Fox Block walls are fire- and wind-resistant, durable, low thermal mass, not susceptible to shrinkage, and provide excellent indoor air quality (IAQ) and sound control. While wood frame construction is a common building method, several problems

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