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All About Insulating Concrete Forms

OnDemand Webinar (89 minutes)

Learn why building with Insulating Concrete Forms (ICFs), has moved into the mainstream for all types of residential and commercial projects.Owners, builders, and designers will all find useful information on the various aspects of working with these strong and energy efficient concrete wall systems. Step-by-step estimating, site prep, assembly, and concrete placement tips will demonstrate the speed and efficiency gained during construction. Various project examples will be shared including competitive first costs and long-term savings that result in years of safe, resilient, cost-effective ownership.

Authors

Donn C. Thompson, AIA, LEED AP, BD+C, National Ready Mixed Concrete Association (NRMCA)

Agenda

Introduction to Insulating Concrete Forms (ICFs)

• Available Systems in the U.S. Market

• Performance Advantages

• Compatibility With Other Building Systems and Finishes

• Code Approvals

Step-By-Step Building Process

• Estimating/Tools/Site Prep

• Course by Course Stacking/Bracing

• Openings/Penetrations/Floor and Roof Connections

• Concrete and Reinforcement

Commercial Project Examples

• Storm Shelters

• Municipal/Health Care/First Responder Facilities

• Multifamily and Hospitality

• High Performance Schools

Resources/Review/Questions

• National ICF and Concrete Trade Associations

• Local Material Suppliers