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Other stories by Jim LeRoy

  • Fast Floors With Structural Insulated Panels

    Using floor panels supported by engineered-lumber girders cuts production time on SIP houses.

  • Building With Foam-Core Panels

    With structural insulated panels, you get framing, sheathing, insulation, and air barrier all in one neat package. A 15-year foam-panel user explains how to build houses with SIPs, and how the technique compares with stick framing.