1 – EPS

2 – OSB

3 – Lumber

4 – Lumber

Compliance with the following codes:

  • 2015 and 2012 International Residential Code (IRC)
  • Structural capacities are recognized for compliance with Model Building Codes in evaluation reports from ICC NTA, Intertek or IAPMO.

Installation – Design:

  • Must follow, Model Building Codes in evaluation reports from ICC NTA
  • Must follow, the M-Sips Installation manual and the SIPA design manual

Fire-resistance Wall Assemblies:

  • The building code definitionof an approved thermal barrier is one which is equal in fire resistance to 12.7 mm (1/2 inch) gypsum All building codes require an approved thermal barrier on the habitable side of a structure between the interior of the structure and the polyurethane foam

Conditions of use:

  • Type V-B for Exterior Walls.

M-SIPs Panel  – Specifications (Insulation type EPS- Neopor)  

  • R27 – 6 ½”” x 4’ x 8’
  • R38 – 8 1/4” x 4 x 8’

Panel length: on request up to 24’


If extended R value is demanded the M-Thermo Panel can be applied as continuous insulation, range:  R6 – R19.