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Five Quick Tips for Wiring with SIPs

Wiring with Enercept SIPs You've got the plan. You've personalized your design.  Your land is purchased, and your financing is in place.  Now, it's time to build your dream home. ...

SIPs and Steel Framing Well-matched for Design, Energy Efficiency

SIPs and Steel Framing Well-matched for Design, Energy Efficiency While Enercept’s Structural Insulated Panels (SIPs) are primarily thought of as an alternative to traditional stick-built buildings, they provide ...

Let's build a greener future – Enercept joins USGBC

ENERCEPT BECOMES SILVER USGBC MEMBER Established SIPs manufacturer reinforces its commitment to green building Watertown, South Dakota:  Enercept, a long-time manufacturer of Structural Insulated Panels (SIPs) is ...

The Secret to Building Homes Millennials Can Afford

Unlock the secrets to affordable homes for millennial buyers Aiming for the basics and a truly ‘smart’ home are key Americans born between 1981 and 1997 (the definition of ‘millennial’ provided by Pew Research Center) ...

Are Factory Made SIPs The Answer For Today's Housing Squeeze?

SIPs Streamline the Building Process  Nearly a decade after the recession flattened the housing industry and caused waves of contractors to go bankrupt and lay-off construction workers, the population of skilled ...

Enercept Teams Up With Local Habitat For Humanity On 30th Home

30th Habitat For Humanity Home will Feature SIP Walls "We are so very grateful for all of the generosity of the Watertown community & businesses! Because of all of your big beautiful hearts Habitat has been able to ...

Five Ways to Save Costs on New Constuction

FIVE WAYS TO SAVE ON NEW CONSTRUCTION Materials, time, home size, your builder and timing are all considerations when maximizing your building dollars. Choose wisely.

The Process of Custom Design in Five Steps

Custom Design in Five Steps Every custom home starts with you, or more accurately, your dream. When the time comes to build a custom home — perfectly, uniquely yours — where do you begin? James Van Raden, general ...

SIPs vs. Sticks; Contractors' Guide to Using SIPs

Building with Enercept Structural Insulated Panels Making the switch to SIPs is easier than you think.  SIPs are widely available and the fully customized nature of Enercept Structural Insulated Panels makes them easy ...

SIPs Underground; Five Smart Reasons to Use Below-Grade SIPs

Five Reasons to Use Below-Grade SIPs Warm, dry and easily-constructed basements are every builder’s dream. And, one more reason Enercept SIPs are The Future of Framing. Preserved wood foundation (PWF) SIPs are a mature ...

High Performance Neighborhoods, An Ode to the Meadows

High Performance Neighborhoods Offer a Better Quality Of Life Our favorite planned communities strive for responsible construction and promote sustainable living Just as the advent of smart technology has led to smart ...