Insulation

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Concrete wall insulation

EnergyShield PanelCast is a new coated glass faced continuous insulation designed... More

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Products for Producers

Producers that attended World of Concrete found that part of the show was... More

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More Products for the Producer
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Clearing the Air

Kids breathe easier in healthy schools. More

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Computer, Computer, on the Stand, What Home Is the Most Energy Efficient in the Land?

Computer Allows Builders' Show Visitors to Compare Home Energy Costs More

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TCP's 2008 GreenSite Awards

CONCRETE PRODUCER, with our sister publication, CONCRETE CONSTRUCTION, introduced the GreenSite Project of the Year con contest honoring the concrete community's efforts to promote concrete's role in creating eco-friendly structures that will stand the test of time. More

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Home Sweet Precast Home

Precast concrete homes offer several advantages. More

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Concrete and heat transfer

What is the R-value of normal weight concrete made with limestone aggregate? Is it expressed per inch of concrete thickness? More

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The U-factor for Concrete Slabs

A contractor we supply asked for help in meeting the new energy code requirements for a residential project. More

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What Affects Basement Wall R-Value?

I am trying to determine R-values for poured-in-place concrete walls, both above grade and below grade, at varying thicknesses. The walls I am working with vary from 6 inches thick for one wall and 10, 12, and 14 inches thick for other walls. (The walls have rebar of various diameters imbedded throughout.) Is there a table or a formula that would let me calculate R-values for each additional inch of structural concrete wall thickness? More

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