flexiblefullpage - default
interstitial1 - interstitial
Currently Reading

2020 Spark Award Winner Announced

Advertisement
billboard -
News

2020 Spark Award Winner Announced

The NAHB Leading Suppliers Council named Heatlok HFO Pro the winner of the award for innovation


By By Kaitlin Schuler January 15, 2020
contractor applies insulation to home

The annual Spark Award, presented by the National Association of Home Builders' Leading Suppliers Council (LSC), recognizes the LSC member who demonstrates superior knowledge and expertise in developing innovative building products and/or services. Today, NAHB announced Heatlok HFO Pro as the 2020 winner, as chosen by the award's panel of judges. 

Heatlok HFO Pro, according to NAHB's press release, is "not only highly regarded as a superior air barrier and vapor retarder, its contents are among the most sustainable in the industry." Demilec, the manufacturer of Heatlok, introduced the product in 2018 as their second hydrofluoroolefin (HFO) system. According to Demilec, Heatlok HFO Pro achieves an R-value of 7.4 at 1 inch, and is a Class II vapor retarder at 1 inch. 

The product's biggest benefit, though, is the flexibility it affords builders, designers, and homeowners, says Doug Brady, Demilec's vice president of global innovation and product management. "It allows designers to apply a continuous insulation barrier external to the home," he continues, "that allows for more interior square footage.”

NAHB will present the Spark Award to Demilec at the LSC awards ceremony, held during a suppliers reception at The New American Home on Sunday, Jan. 19, prior to the 2020 International Builders' Show

Head to the NAHB website to learn more about the Spark Award and this year's winner.


written by

Kaitlin Schuler

Kaitlin Schuler is the special projects editor for Pro Remodeler. 

Related Stories

Cranemere Purchases Share of System Pavers

The private equity deal will afford the outdoor remodeler the resources to offer its services nationwide

Andersen to Develop Solar Power Generating Products

The leading manufacturer will develop solar power generating window and door products in partnership with Ubiquitous Energy

Preparing as a Remodeler for the Inflation Reduction Act

Since the recent passage of the Inflation Reduction Act (IRA), the green building industry has been buzzing with enthusiasm for the more than $50…

Must-Attend Event of 2022: The Pinnacle Experience

Join us from September 19 through 21 in Scottsdale, Ariz. for a first-of-its-kind industry event

Where Do Homeowners Take Out the Most Home Improvement Loans?

Homeowners may look to higher ticket projects in these states

Strength of Remodeling Market Seen in Growing Balance Sheets

Home values continue to grow with the help of remodeling improvements, says the National Association of Home Builders

Highlighting Opportunities for Women in Construction

The National Association of Home Builders recently testified to Congress for stronger benefits and will celebrate Professional Women in Building Week next month

Harvard Predicts Remodeling Growth Slowdown in 2023

The Joint Center for Housing Studies of Harvard University foresees a remodeling growth cooldown for the first half of next year

NARI Announces New CEO

Christine Melendes brings more than 20 years of experience working with associations

Reborn Cabinets Acquired by Renovo Home Partners

Private equity's latest move is the acquisition of the West Coast's leading home improvement company

Advertisement
boombox1 -
Advertisement
native1 -

More in Category




Advertisement
native2 -
Advertisement
halfpage1 -