Partners

Arxx High Performance Wallsystem are the preferred choice of leading construction professionals.

Why Arxx?
Because our people, state-of-the-art building products and excellent customer service make Arxx the low-risk, high-quality building solution. More and more people are choosing Arxx construction solutions – living proof that Arxx builds better walls.

What is Arxx?
excellent products, excellent people, excellent results
The Arxx Wallsystem consists of interlocking, lightweight, expanded polystyrene forms. Designed to be an integral part of the wall, the forms remain in position after the concrete is placed. The insulating capacity of expanded polystyrene coupled with the structural integrity of reinforced concrete is a powerful combination – it makes Arxx walls stronger, safer, quieter and more energy efficient. In test after test, Arxx walls meet or exceed standards set by building codes. Add our talented and service-oriented technical support network to our excellent products and it’s clear: Arxx is the Total Building Solution for your building projects. Building Trust – Building Total Solutions.

Form-A-Drain®
from CertainTeed is a patented, permanently installed system that forms an innovative foundation for your home. Its design is primarily intended for new residential construction, in homes with crawlspaces. It is ideally suited for all basement applications, but especially those that are in radon risk zones or areas prone to basement flooding. www.certainteed.com

Five Star Home Grant Program – 2005
The goal of this program is to encourage energy efficiency and innovation in the design and construction of new houses. Financial incentives are available for five new houses that can achieve a Five Star rating. A total of $40,000 is available for these grants. www.cis.state.mi.us

ICF Ledger Connector System The new ICFLC & ICFLC-W ledger connector system is engineered to solve the challenges of mounting steel or wood ledgers on insulated concrete form (ICF) walls. Simpson’s ledger connector system is easy, quick and versatile to use. www.strongtie.com

Home Energy Ratings
Home energy ratings indicate the energy efficiency of a new or existing home on a scale of 1-100 points and 5 stars. A home energy rating of 50 points or 5 stars qualifies a home for an energy efficient mortgage (EEM). To obtain a list of individuals who are qualified to conduct home energy ratings contact the Energy Office at 517-241-6228 www.cis.state.mi.us

Warm Homes