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SIPs (Structural Insulated Panels)

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We had our panels manufactured in Kerrville by SIPSTexas.

Structural Insulated Panels are made from OSB (Oriented Strand Board) panels on either side of a polystyrene core. OSB is a plywood-like material made from recycled wood chips compressed and glued together.

You can read more about SIPs on Wikipedia