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ICF vs Stick Frame

Hi I wanted to see what people think about building using ICF's I plan on building in a few years and plan on using ICF's for the Basement walls. I am torn however weather to use 2x6 walls and spray foam or ICF for the main floor. The ICF is more expensive but its not to drastic when you factor in everything. I live in Kentucky.

A. Spruce
Re: ICF vs Stick Frame

And you needed a second thread on the topic?

For all involved, it is best to keep your questions in one location and not dilute your responses or garner repeat votes. Your original thread is here.

Re: ICF vs Stick Frame

If a stick frame can withstand upto 120mph the former can withstand upto 200-300mph winds. We often hear in the industry the percentages from 2% to 15% to build the stick

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