Parging is a popular strategy for protecting an ICF home’s exposed perimeter at grade — right where the waterproofing ends and the
In this builder success story we share how Logix ICF helped Casey Murray successfully GC his truly unique (and really cool!) Viking
What is the proper depth of window and door placement in an ICF wall? The proper depth of window and door placement
Do you need to build ICF T-walls on site and not have the preformed Logix ICF T-wall blocks on site? Worry not
R1 and R2 are the two classes of concrete typically used in ICF walls in Canada. But there’s more to it if
If Engineering for ICF Walls is Offered in Building Codes, Why Does Logix ICF Offer its Own Prescriptive Engineering Packages?
Logix ICF’s prescriptive engineer tables simply offer superior clarity and more in-depth coverage for the design of Logix ICF walls.
ARE YOU BUILDING WITH ICFS AND HAVE A CONCRETE POUR SCHEDULED FOR A CHILLY DAY? DON’T DESPAIR! Since your walls are already
When you order Logix ICFs from your local dealer, you’re getting blocks that were produced in a plant that is an owner of the Logix ICF brand.
As such, when you order Logix ICFs, you should count on great service, fewer delays, shorter lead times and a consistently high level of quality.
If you’re ever faced with uncommon wall angles, following the 9 simple steps above will help you field-cut your ICFs in as short a time as possible and with little waste.
To adapt to climate change and adverse weather events, we need to use climate resiliency strategies in construction. Climate resiliency methods can both contribute to slowing the pace of climate change and make our buildings more resilient and less susceptible to damage.
ICFs make a suitable building material for gable walls, especially if the gable section is heated or the gable walls require high wind resistance. For example, a high vaulted ceiling in a great room is bound to accumulate rising heat, so blocking heat transfer with highly efficient ICFs is an excellent idea.
Recent years have seen plenty of research into fire-resistant construction, with some outstanding results. In this post, we will walk you through 2 essential strategies for designing and building homes in areas prone to wildfire.