With a broad range of insulation types available, it’s easier than ever for contractors to construct an energy efficient roof system. Insulfoam EPS (Expanded Polystyrene) rigid foam insulation has been used for decades by smart industry professionals looking to achieve high thermal properties for a cost-effective price in a wide range of projects (commercial, institutional, residential). The benefit of lightweight EPS goes far beyond price, since it also helps decrease material and labor expenses. And, unlike other rigid insulations, your roof insulation will remain stable, as Insulfoam R-Values don’t drift or fade over time. Backed with a 20-year thermal performance warranty, you can be confident that Insulfoam’s EPS products are the best option for your project. Learn more about Insulfoam roofing applications and product information.
InsulRoof Taper System | Gainey Ranch Corporate Center: Scottsdale, AZ
When the Gainey Ranch Corporate Center needed to select a tapered roofing insulation system, they looked to Insulfoam’s tapered insulation system to save both money and installation time with a tapered insulation product that can be installed in a single layer. Tapered panels were used to increase roof slope for additional drainage, while offering a long-term, stable R-Value, excellent dimensional stability, compressive strength and water resistant properties that meet or exceed the requirements of ASTM C578. Read project profile (pdf)
InsulRoof Taper System | Mercy Hospital: Joplin, MO
After a force five tornado destroyed St. John’s Regional Medical Center on May 22, 2011, the Joplin, MO. hospital rebuilt with a new stronger facility designed to stand up to devastating wind forces. One of the largest changes to the hospital was the roof in an effort to harden the hospital’s building envelope. Read what the design team learned with the old roof and what improvements that were made for a stronger roof system. Read project profile (pdf).
InsulRoof Taper System | Washington State Convention & Trade Center: Seattle, WA
When the Washington State Convention & Trade Center’s roofing system was failing due to age and weathering, Insulfoam was chosen not only to provid the long-term durability and performance required for its continued uninterrupted operation, but also contribute toward the enviornmental benefits of the facility. EPS was chosen over XPS insulation because of its compressive strength and resistance to moisture retention. Read project profile (pdf)