Alternative Wall Systems

On this page, you will find resources and educational material on some of sustainable buildings most interesting new wall building innovations. New materials and techniques are being implemented to increase building efficiency while also resulting in high energy efficiency to help reduce energy costs.

Insulating Concrete Form

ICF WEB – ICF’s, professional directory, and online forums

Autoclaved Aerated Concrete Block

Autoclaved Aerated Concrete Products Association – AACPA is a network of organizations and individuals promote autoclaved aerated concrete products through research, education, and standardization

Precast Wall

Superior Walls – Precast concrete wall panels, basement, insulation panels, and energy efficient

Structural Insulated Panel

Structural Insulated Panel Association – Nonprofit trade association representing manufacturers, suppliers, fabricators/distributors, design professionals, and builders committed to providing quality SIP’s for all parts of the construction industry

Timber Frame

LEED certified timber frame home

Timber Framers Guild – Nonprofit educational membership association serving as a center of timber frame information and design for the professional and the general public