SIP Event Space Payola KS

Location: Paola, KS

Project Information

Project Type: Commercial, Other Commercial
Manufacturer: Energy Panel Structures
Builder: Lotspeich Homes
Design Professional: NSPJ Architects
Year Built: 2023


High Performance: No
HERS/EUI Index Score:
ACH50 - Blower Test Results:
CO2 lbs./sq.ft./year:

Building use: Event Space

SIP benefits for this job:
The owners were looking for an energy efficient building to keep their heating and cooling costs low.

SIP wall thickness and core material: 6-1/2"

Describe the benefits of using SIPs on this project. Did SIPs help save time, labor, construction costs, or energy?
Brad Lotspeich said they used the panels because they go up quickly and allow the building to be dried in quicker. The owner said, beside the energy efficiency, they were pleased to find that the walls hold in noise from the music being played for their events.

Describe the HVAC system used on the project: Five American Standard heat pump units.

Describe any other energy-saving materials used in the building envelope other than SIPs. List U-values of windows used and the U or R-value of any insulation materials:
Batting and blown insulation in the ceiling

Please list any energy-efficient products or design features, such as lighting, hot water heating, appliances, passive solar:
LED lighting, energy efficient appliances.

Please list any sustainable materials or design features not listed above, such as recycled materials, low-VOC finishes, landscaping, etc. :


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Energy Panel Structures, Inc.
Graettinger, IA


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