Concrete Homes | Insulating Concrete Forms
What are the advantages of an Insulated Concrete Form
efficient * Tornado resistant * Fire Resistant *
draft-free * Cost effective * Low maintenance * Quiet *
Built to last * Comfortable * Solid Investment
Are Concrete Homes more fire resistant than wood-frame
Will I save on my Insurance Premiums?
- Concrete homes resist fire. They
are stronger than wood frame homes and safer during
tornadoes, hurricanes, and earthquakes. Insurance for concrete homes is often lower.
Is a concrete home quieter than a
frame built home?
Concrete homes make the world go away – a haven from
traffic and the neighbor’s leaf blower. The mass of a
concrete wall makes it an effective barrier to sound.
Although some sound will penetrate the windows, a
concrete home is often two-thirds quieter than a
Do Concrete Homes cost more that a
conventional wood-frame home?
- Concrete Homes cost a little more
than wood-frame homes. But lower energy bills and
insurance premiums can offset the slightly higher
mortgage payment. The real payback is in quality…the
intangible benefits of a quieter and more comfortable