ArtsAutosBooksBusinessEducationEntertainmentFamilyFashionFoodGamesGenderHealthHolidaysHomeHubPagesPersonal FinancePetsPoliticsReligionSportsTechnologyTravel

Structural Insulated Panel (SIP) with acoustic properties

Updated on January 10, 2012

Ready to build house - panels

With the recent development in wood and wood substitute products , it is possible to build a house with knock-down structural panels made out of wood and wood substitute products. This type ready to use structural panels are factory made , comes with standard or customized depends on requirements. This type of panels made available for variety of applications both for the houses and offices.

Being knock-down type fittings , The time taken for house or office buildings is shorter than concrete one. Depends on the floor option, the construction time may vary. Other wise only leveling the area and raising the wooden floor with supportive short polls are possible and can be made.

When we opt for this type of ready to fix structural panels , we need to consider the requirement of structural panels.Some of them as follows.

1. Being transported , it must be of light weight .

2. Structurally stable with minimum fittings.

3. Should be of insulated and have acoustic properties.

4. Should have the fire retardant property.

5. Aesthetically ,should have appealing look.

6. Should be free from insect attack.

7. Environmental friendly.

8. All types of hard wares can be placed without difficulties.

9. User friendly. Limited formaldehyde emission.

10. Should be from established manufacturer.

Structural insulated panel (SIP)

These are the specialty Knock - down type panels , made out of Oriented strand board. Oriented strand board are made out of woody masses from plantation timber, agro - forestry waste . Being used renewable material , it is regarded as environment friendly .

Oriented strand board sandwiched with polystyrene foam is called structural insulated panels. Total thickness of the sandwich panel , from 100mm to 150mm depends on requirement and the R- rating. This type of structurally insulated panels are considered as light weight panels and easy to handle.

Secondly resin is being used for bonding with other preservatives, it is acting as insect resistant . Even it can be made as fire retardant also. The insulation , helps us to save energy, by balancing the room temperature corresponding to the atmospheric conditions. Depends on the foam thickness the R-value is rated . Climatic conditions of the place will decide the requirement of R-value of the structurally insulated panels.

Comments

    0 of 8192 characters used
    Post Comment

    • sarovai profile imageAUTHOR

      sarovai 

      6 years ago

      Thank u andycool , for stopping by and commenting on this hub. Being ready to fit, It is really a easy to use panel.

    • profile image

      andycool 

      6 years ago

      Structural Insulated Panel (SIP) is quite easy to use in your house while building it I suppose! You really provided your audience some useful info... voted up!

    working

    This website uses cookies

    As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, hubpages.com uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

    For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at: https://hubpages.com/privacy-policy#gdpr

    Show Details
    Necessary
    HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
    LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
    Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
    AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
    Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
    CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
    Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the googleapis.com or gstatic.com domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
    Features
    Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
    Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
    Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
    Marketing
    Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
    Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
    Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
    Statistics
    Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
    ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)