Tag Archives: green building

GFRC breaks into the Michigan Market

I had been hearing a lot about this product, GFRC which is an application for exterior finishes for homes and businesses. I thought it was new to the building industry but apparently it was only new to me. It has … Continue reading

Posted in Featured Articles, GFRC General Info | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

GFRC the most phenomenal product

Omg! I have found the most phenomenal product. It is called GFRC. They make panels using thick sheets of Styrofoam, which they spray front and back with GFRC (a cement type product) but it is lightweight and waterproof. It is … Continue reading

Posted in CSIP, GFRC General Info, GFRC Panels, Green Building | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

GFRC – Glass Fiber Reinforced Concrete and Sustainable Design

GFRC Glass Fiber Reinforced Concrete and Sustainable Design GFRC contains materials that, taken from the soil, have no adverse effect on the environment. Concrete’s components include Fly Ash, Silica Sand, Portland cement and aggregate. In GFRC we introduce the component … Continue reading

Posted in Featured Articles, GFRC General Info, Green Building | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

What is GRFC and why are so many builders and designers using it?

What is GRFC and why are so many builders and designers using it? Glass fiber reinforced concrete is an engineered material that contains cement, polymers, and glass fibers that are ingrained in the cementious matrix. The properties are influenced by … Continue reading

Posted in Featured Articles, GFRC General Info | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

GFRC (Glass Fiber Reinforced Concrete) for the newbie

GFRC (Glass Fiber Reinforced Concrete) for the newbie I had been hearing a lot about this product, GFRC (Glass Fiber Reinforced Concrete) which is an application for exterior finishes for homes and businesses. I thought it was new to the … Continue reading

Posted in Featured Articles, GFRC General Info | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

World of Concrete 2011

World of Concrete 2011 – Las Vegas Convention Center – Jan. 17-21 2011 The World of Concrete is coming to the Convention Center. The World of Concrete holds the annual event in Las Vegas in January between the 17th and … Continue reading

Posted in Featured Articles, GFRC General Info | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Choosing the thickness of foam for your GFRC CSIP project

Choosing the thickness of foam for your GFRC CSIP project. GFRC (Glass Fiber Reinforced Concrete) CSIP (Composite Structural Insulated Panels) The eps foam is all about R-value. The thicker your foam the more R-value your walls will have. Structural Insulated Panels … Continue reading

Posted in Calculator, CSIP, GFRC Panels | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The new GFRC CSIP Calculator

GFRC CSIP Calculator GFRC (Glass Fiber Reinforced Concrete) CSIP (Composite Structural Insulated Panel) Coming Soon! GFRC Calculator Free Download: http://www.gfrcconstruction.com/gfrc-calculator/

Posted in Calculator, CSIP, GFRC Panels | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

GFRC – Precast Concrete and The Green Movement

GFRC – Precast Concrete and The Green Movement GFRC and ‘Green Building’ The GFRC (Glass Fiber Reinforced Concrete) materials are themselves easy on the environment. For more information please visit: GFRC and The Green Movement: http://www.gfrcconstruction.com/category/green-building-2/

Posted in Video's | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Characteristic properties of a GFRC/EPS structure

Characteristic properties of a GFRC/EPS structure By applying this light weight composite material (GFRC/EPS) walls, ceilings, floors, beams and columns, arobust and sustainable building structure is achieved. These materials combined form an incrediblystrong bond that is lightweight and yet withstands … Continue reading

Posted in Specifications | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment