The BIBS system Canada is a proven, state-of-the-art insulation system utilizing specially manufactured fiberglass blowing wool installed in the walls, floors, attics, and cathedral ceilings behind a proprietary fabric. It maximizes thermal efficiency and eliminate costly voids and air gaps to provide the highest R-values attainable today.
Approved Use Fibers
The BIBS system Canada uses best-in-class product components and partners with leading manufacturers of insulation products to create one of the leading high-performance insulation systems available today. Approved use fibers for the BIBS system Canada include CertainTeed InsulSafe® SP, InsulSafe® XC and Optima®, Johns Manville Climate Pro® and Spider, and Jet Stream® ULTRA and Jet Stream® MAX.
The BIBS system Canada delivers higher R-values than traditional insulation alternatives, saving from costly heating and cooling expenses. ASTM C-518 tests for the BIBS system show the following R-values:
- 3 1/2” . . . . . R-15 (R-4.23 per inch)
- 5 1/2” . . . . . R-23
- 5 1/2“ . . . . . R-24 using InsulSafe® XC and Jet Stream® ULTRA
The BIBS system Canada meets the following standards: International Building Code, International Residential Code, and the International Energy Conservation Code. It is in line with the provisions to protect public health and safety, as well as those that help avoid unnecessary costs. It meets the regulations for one- and two-family dwellings of three stories or less, and it meets the established requirements for energy efficiency.
The BIBS system Canada has been evaluated and accepted by the Canadian Construction Materials Centre CCMC #13198R & 11790R. The CCMC, which is a part of the National Research Council of Canada, gives the construction industry a national evaluation service for non-standardized products, materials, services and systems in all construction types.
BIBS System Canada Supplies
No matter where you are located in Canada, the BIBS system is available to you through Service Partners. We can help you get the supplies you need to get certified and begin installing the premium BIBS insulation system in your projects and applications. To learn more, contact your Service Partners team today!