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Guides & Standards
There are two types of panelization referred to by builders and architects.
The first is the type of frame fabrication used to make Sarah Susanka's house;
this is commonly called "panelization construction". We have been unable to find
a national panelization construction association to refer you to (if anyone knows
of one, please let us know); and we are hesitant to refer you to companies with
whom we have not personally dealt. However, we found a lengthy list online of
panelization construction companies across America using a search engine.
The second type of panelization is the use of structural insulated panels as
building material. The Structural Insulated Panel
Association can refer you to builders and companies in your area who use
structural insulated panels in their construction.
The Benefits of Panelization
Panelized construction saves both the builder and buyer time and money with improved quality, efficiency and control. Since the first builder realized that using a truss system to better build a complicated roof, panelized home building methods have become more and more technologically advanced, leading to a wide array of benefits.
Panelized Home Building Council
Learn more about the benefits of building panelized homes. The Panelized Building Systems Council has in-depth, consumer, and builder education pieces available.
Their Controlled Construction is a system that can be easily transported and erected at the