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The Best Building Material You Can Use for the Exterior Walls of Your Next Residential or Commercial Project.

 
Your creative possibilities are limitless with PolySteel.

Our forms are known for their strength and design flexibility.  Rounded corners, archways, angles - it's all possible.  PolySteel simply offers you greater design flexibility, relative to stick-frame or block, tilt-up concrete or steel framing.

Now with the introduction of our NEW PolyPro composite tied form, PolySteel is

able to offer you the most comprehensive line of ICFs in the industry.  Once you have made your decision, PolySteel stands ready to support your planning and construction process with continuing education, technical materials and on-site assistance.

PolySteel's Benefits
Happier Clients
Achieve LEED Certification
AIA/CES Learning Units
Technical Information


PolySteel knows a safer more comfortable client is a happier client. 
The comfort and superior quality of a PolySteel structure attracts buyers who expect more from their investment.

Full code approval, extraordinary structural integrity and cost effectiveness also add to PolySteel's appeal.  Imagine your client's satisfaction when they realize you have saved them 30-80% on heating and cooling costs.

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The minimum number of points needed for certification is 26.  Using PolySteel can help achieve up to 20 LEED points depending upon the nature and scope of the construction project.

   

LEED is the only nationally recognized green building rating system and evaluates the performance of buildings from a “whole building” perspective.  It provides project developers a checklist of criteria by which a building can be judged in six categories, including Sustainable Sites, Water Efficiency, Energy & Atmosphere, Materials & Resources, Indoor Environmental Quality, and Innovation & Design.  The largest point-generating category is Energy & Atmosphere. There are four possible ratings: LEED Certified, Silver, Gold and Platinum.  A gold-rated building is estimated to have reduced its environmental impact by 50% compared with an equivalent conventional building.

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  American Institute of Architects
      Continuing Education Program

American PolySteel is a registered AIA/CES Preferred Provider. Our "Introduction to Insulating Concrete Forms" program gives design professionals an understanding of the benefits and applications of ICFs in commercial, industrial and residential construction. AIA members will earn 1 hour of AIA/CES Learning Units for attending this program. This course qualifies for Health Safety and Welfare (HSW) credits.

Call or email us now if you are considering scheduling this course for your firm. We respond by providing a local contact and supplemental program information.

Questions? (877) 369-2562


Continuing Education for Architects

A convenient way to obtain 1.5 hours of AIA/CES Learning Units. You can download a course 24 hours per day, 7 days per week. Since the course then resides in your desktop or laptop computer, you can participate in the learning experience at your convenience in your home, office, or while on the road. If you are an AIA member AEC Daily will report Learning Units on your behalf.

PolySteel’s NEW online learning course provides an overview of insulating concrete forms (ICFs), including characteristics, advantages and benefits, typical construction methods and construction applications. This course qualifies for Health Safety and Welfare (HSW) credits.  Review the course >

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Questions? call (877) 369-2562

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