SIP Repair Center Lena IL

Location: Lena, IL

Project Information

Project Type: Commercial, Other Commercial
Manufacturer: Energy Panel Structures
Builder: Stephenson Service Company
Design Professional: Lingle Design
Year Built: 2023


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

Building use: Retail tire and automotive repair center.

SIP benefits for this job: It was the most energy efficient option available and was a good with the customers vision of the design.

SIP wall thickness and core material: 8-9/16" (7-3/8” EPS Core) 

Describe the benefits of using SIPs on this project. Did SIPs help save time, labor, construction costs, or energy? The framing time was significantly less than the other options available.

Describe any innovative design elements or structural engineering involved: Mono-slope roof, standing seam roofing material, cedar and stone accents.

Describe the HVAC system used on the project: Natural gas radiant heat and an oil burner that utilizes waste from the business in the shop. The office is a forced air natural gas system.

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: Oil burning furnace, R-33 Walls and R-50 Cellulose attic insulation

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

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

Any additional comments on the project: The project was completed on time and on budget while capturing the customers vision perfectly.


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Energy Panel Structures, Inc.
Graettinger, IA


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