While this might not be my dream design, a home built from insulated concrete forms ICF's is the method of building I want for my dream home. It is sturdier than stick built to hold up to our ever angrier mother nature, bug resistant, energy efficient, and green. All good! My dream retirement home.
Workers guide a 39,000-pound precast panel (below) into position Friday at the Weyco Group Inc. headquarters in Glendale. A welder (above) unhooks a panel from a crane after it’s lowered into position. A total of 45 panels are being set as part of the project. The Opus Group, Minnetonka, Minn., is overseeing the 112,000-square-foot expansion project and expects to have the work done in mid-October.