How Does Your R-Value Measure Up?


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.


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