Cost Comparison

Cost Comparison: Typical ICF Blocks vs. Hobbs

Breakdown of costs per square foot: Typical ICF Blocks Hobbs Vertical ICF Wall System
Product Cost
Shipping
Concrete – 6” core at $80/CY
Pumping
Rebar
Waste
Labor
Project Specific Engineering
$3.50
$0.00
$1.48
$0.35
$0.50
$0.25
$3.25
not included
$5.05
$0.20
$0.89 (40% less than blocks)
$0.35
$0.50
$0.12
$1.63 (50% less than blocks)
$0.25
TOTAL COST/sq. ft $9.33 $8.99
Does Hobbs have an advantage over typical ICF blocks?
You do the math.
• 50% LESS LABOR
• 50% FASTER TO INSTALL
• 40% LESS CONCRETE
• 39% MORE FOAM INSULATION
• 25% MORE INSULATING VALUE (+R-30)
• 6% COST SAVINGS

Assumptions for the above chart:
• 9’ 4” wall height
• 9 corners
• 2200 sq. ft. wall project
• Cost based on US regional average

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