Key standards for foam sheathing and applications of foam sheathing referenced by the building codes

Key Code References for Code Compliance

A map for code compliance: find references to foam sheathing in the model building codes 

Installer Checklists

A collection of installer checklists for foam sheathing products 

Code Compliance Reports

Complete listing of Technical Evaluation Reports for foam sheathing products

Foam Sheathing Manufacturers

Data on foam sheathing products available from Foam Sheathing Committee members of the American Chemistry Council:

Comparing Continuous Insulation R-Values in Steel vs. Wood Framing

Seeing impressions of studs in a wall system during an infrared scan is one thing, but how much of a difference does thermal bridging actually make? Well, if your assembly utilizes steel studs, the answer is: A LOT.