DISASTER RESILIENT HOMES - EXTREME WEATHER - STORM PROOF HOME CONSTRUCTION


NATURAL DISASTER
 RESISTANT


The performance of a NUDURA Insulated Concrete Wall System is designed to withstand some of Mother Nature’s worst. With NUDURA insulated concrete wall systems you can be sure that your home will withstand high winds, fire, the elements and the test of time. NUDURA insulated concrete wall systems provide greater impact resistance and will withstand winds of up to 402 kph (250 mph) 
ensuring that your family and home are safe and secure in almost any situation. The strength of the insulated concrete wall systems comes from the steel reinforced solid concrete core. NUDURA offers Insulated Concrete Forms in sizes ranging from 4 inches to 12 inches of concrete that stand between you and the elements. When compared to traditional wood frame walls, that offer only soft bat insulation and a wood frame, the strength and safety you get with NUDURA insulated concrete wall systems is far superior.

With the increase of natural disasters, the higher the risk of damages. Recent studies have shown the increase of cost associated with natural disasters in North America. The below chart, demonstrates the amount of Canadian dollars spent in restoring damages inflicted from natural disasters over the past few years.

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An insulated concrete wall system like NUDURA has been used for commercial and residential structures throughout North America and have saved building owners from having to rebuild their homes and businesses. Building with NUDURA insulated concrete wall systems also allow you and your builder access to accessory products that are specially designed to integrate into the NUDURA insulated concrete wall system that provide better anchorage of roof trusses to the wall during severe storms. 


AN INSULATED CONCRETE WALL SYSTEM FROM NUDURA PROVIDES GREATER SAFETY

NUDURA insulated concrete form homes have stood up to of some of Mother nature’s worst storms. In 2004 a NUDURA home built with insulated concrete wall systems survived the storms in Florida when other homes in the neighborhood built with wood did not.


Insulated Concrete wall systems are optimal for the threat of earthquakes. Over the years, earthquakes in the United States have increased in seismic activity. NUDURA insulated concrete wall system provides better anchorage of buildings because of the concrete core and the form’s flexibility in being able to add and accurately position both vertical and horizontal steel as needed to resist seismic forces based on prevailing Codes and Engineering design requirements. 

By using NUDURA Insulated Concrete Forms to build your home you can ensure you are choosing the best building solution available today. Insulated Concrete Forms provide substantial benefits over traditional building methods and ensure your home is a safe haven during a natural disaster. 

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Recovering from the storms: Couple build a tornado resistant home with NUDURA

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