Insulation R-Value Comparison

Learn how GenStone's insulation value compares to other insulation options

What is an Insulation Value?

You may have heard of “R-Value” when researching different types of insulation. R-Value refers to the material’s thermal resistance or in other words, the material’s ability to keep hot or cold air inside or outside of the structure.

Insulation R-Value Comparison

Building MaterialR-Value per Inch
Concrete.20
Vinyl Siding.61
Brick.80
Plywood1.25
Solid Core Wood Door2.17
GenStone Exterior Panels3.60
Spray Foam6.25

Is it Possible?

Insulating homes can be a frustrating and expensive prospect for some owners. The age of the home and how it was constructed determines the types of insulation needed. In some case, you might not even be able to add an effective insulation without tearing down walls and starting fresh. If that’s the case, GenStone panels can be an option that’s affordable and practical.

It’s Always Possible with GenStone

When you install GenStone panels, no matter the type, they aren’t actually affixed to the outside of your home or building. Instead, they’re setup on a framework just in front of it so there’s no need to disturb any existing walls or interior framing.

Need Help? We’re Listening

Our team is here to help! No matter where you are in the process of planning your project, we are available to answer any questions you have about our faux stone system. Send us a message on your favorite social media platform or give us a call to get in touch with our support team.

You can also visit our help center for answers to our most frequently asked questions or open a support ticket if you can’t find the answer you’re looking for.

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