R-Value ratings are used to measure insulation’s ability to resist heat flow. The higher the R-Value, the more effective it is.
Knight West Construction is dedicated to giving it’s buyers a quality product. We Exceed the IECC (International Energy Conservation Code) standard for insulation R-Values.
Take a look at how a Knight West Home measures up.
IECC 2009 Standards:Knight West Construction:
R-38 Ceilings R-60 Ceilings
R-20 Walls R-30 Walls
R-13 Foundation Walls R-19 Foundation Walls
R- 0 Basement Floor R-10 Basement Floor2” Rigid Foam under Concrete
A Knight West “Green Home” combines a better insulation package with special building techniques to help save Home Owners money on energy costs, making home ownership more affordable. It also provides a more comfortable living environment, giving Owners a great place to live.