Are SIPs panels cost effective?

Ultimately, SIP panel construction will save more than your increased initial investment in the panels. These cost-saving benefits include: Shorter construction times and reduced labor costs. Lower energy bills and a more comfortable environment.

How do I order SIP panels?

Step 1 – Getting Started / Browse the Catalog

  1. Additional Information Needed:
  2. Step 2 – Request a Quote / Receive a Proposal.
  3. Step 3 – Quote Acceptance / Sales Agreement.
  4. Step 4 – Drafting and Review.
  5. Step 5 – Local Building Engineering.
  6. Step 6 – Production Drawings / Final Acceptance.
  7. Step 7 – Production.

How far can a SIPs roof panel span?

A primary benefit of SIPs in roofs is their long clear span capability. The large, single-piece panels can span up to 20 feet, reducing the need for interior columns or other support.

Can you get a mortgage on a SIP house?

Can I get a mortgage on a SIPs home? Yes. SIP houses are fully mortgageable.

How much do SIP panels weigh?

SIPs are available in a variety of thicknesses and sizes ranging from 2 to 12 inches thick and in sizes from the standard 4 x 8 to 8 x 24 feet. Panels generally weigh less than 4 pounds per square foot, making them light enough to install by hand.

What is the R value of SIP panels?

The higher the R-value of a material, the greater its insulating capacity. Murus SIPs’ R-values range from R-15 to R-67, depending upon the type of foam core and its thickness. R-value testing was conducted at a mean temperature of 75 degrees….R-Values for Murus SIPs.

Thickness R-value
6-5/8″ 41

Are SIPs panels fire resistant?

Yes, you can get SIP panels that are fire resistant – in fact, we manufacture SIPs panels that are proven to be fire resistant. BRE tested our panel system recently, on a load-bearing structural party wall made up of two sheets of 15mm fireline board, and 119mm SIPs panel.