ICF – No Polystyrene

ICF – No Polystyrene

Insulated Concrete Forms – ICF Building Systems by Durisol

Durisol insulated concrete forms are the original ICF system. Since 1945, we have been manufacturing the only reinforced insulated concrete forms that do not use foam or polystyrene, and instead, use Durisol – a proprietary wood concrete material (cement bonded wood fiber).

ICF wall forms provide better insulation (R-values) properties, better water resistance, consistent performance year after year, no air infiltration, high wind load, high fire resistance, never rots or decays, termite resistance, sound deadening, fast installation, and many other benefits.

ICF construction is proven, tested and is guaranteed to provide you with a better return on investment than any conventional construction method.

Learn more about the types of ICF Durisol offers, or feel free to contact us to discuss pricing and options.

Energy-efficient green building with Durisol ICF insulated concrete forms

With 14 facilities worldwide, we have a proven product and ICF material that is ideal for both below- and above-grade building construction. As the construction industry continues supporting green building and environmentally sensitive construction, Durisol ICF insulated concrete foundation forms have from the beginning, been an integral component of all types construction. Since the late 1990s, Durisol has been an integral part of certified LEED and green building- from passive solar design to environmentally energy efficient construction.

Benefits of ICF Wall Forms

  • Fireproof (4 hr Fire Rating, 0 Smoke Spread, 0 Flame Spread)
  • Moisture Resistant
  • Soundproof
  • Promotes Healthy Interiors (breathable / inhibits mold)
  • More Energy Efficient (Insulation on Exterior of Thermal Mass)
  • Impact Resistant
  • Termite/Vermin Proof

ICF Construction Advantages

  • Lightweight
  • Easily cut (like wood)
  • Allows for Winter Construction
  • Zero Voids
  • Zero Blowouts
  • Can attach screw to any point on surface
  • Easy to Finish

Durisol Insulated Concrete Forms provide a superior concrete green building technology that delivers cost-effective, high-performance structures. Made from 100% recycled, clean, waste wood, Durisol concrete structures are safer, quieter, more comfortable, energy-efficient, structurally secure, and environmentally responsible than any other concrete building system available on the market today.

How do Durisol ICF blocks compare with other Insulated Concrete Form providers? Read our FAQ to learn more.

Durisol ICF construction can help make any building project a green building

Durisol Building Systems will work with architects,contractors and homeowners to help create insulating basement walls that are energy-efficient, environmentally friendly, and built with green building practices. Our goal is always to recommend ways of using Durisol ICF insulated concrete forms and other resources at hand more efficiently, effectively and economically.

 

Contact us for more information or for a no obligation quote for your building project.

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