Tennessee IECC Energy Codes | COMcheck Compliance

Tennessee Energy Codes

For Tennessee metal building owners, spending money on a proper insulation system will yield substantial energy savings throughout the lifetime of the building.

In addition to reducing thermal energy bills by providing resistance to heat transfer, applying steel building insulation to your structure will reduce the level of outside noise, improve overall user comfort and help minimize the buildup of damaging condensation within the building.

Steel Building Insulation, a division of Building Outlet Corp., has offered insulation solutions and affordable metal insulation panels, products and accessories to Tennessee consumers, contractors, architects and building owners for more than 30 years. By not being tied down to one particular supplier and sourcing our metal building insulation from an assortment of different manufacturers, we are able to offer our consumers discounts as high of 50 percent off of industry standards. Previously, an investment in a high-quality, high-performance insulation system might take as long as a decade to pay off, today's skyrocketing energy costs have considerably shortened that time span, slashing the payback period by nearly two-thirds.

As providers of both metal roof insulation and wall insulation, we have a wide variety of insulation panels and options to fit projects of any size or scope. We offer insulation for new construction, retrofit insulation and insulation repair, all of which will result in substantial savings for metal building owners over the lifetime of the building.

Not only do we save our customers considerable money, but we offer superior service, a trusted reputation for quality and the knowledge necessary to help educate new users as to the options available for their specific project's needs. Contact us today to see how our top-of-the-line insulation systems, greatly reduced prices and superior customer service standards together enable us to offer the most comprehensive metal building insulation package on the market.

IECC Tennessee

Current Building Energy Code for Tennessee: 2012 IECC

Amendments / Additional State Code Information: The 2012 IECC edition except that the provisions of the 2006 edition shall apply to the following occupancy classifications as defined by the IBC 2012 edition:

  1. Moderate-hazard factory industrial Group F-1
  2. Low-hazard factory industrial group F-2
  3. Moderate-hazard storage group S-1
  4. Low hazard storage, Group S-2
View Tennessee State Certification of Commercial and Residential Building Energy Codes

Approved Compliance Tool: COMcheck
*Code Enforcement is Mandatory in the State of Tennessee.

Tennessee Energy Code Climate Zones by County

LS = Fiberglass Insulation | ci = continuous insulation



IECC Climate Zone

Roof Insulation

Wall Insulation

BentonMixed-Humid4AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-13ci
BledsoeMixed-Humid4AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-13ci
BlountMixed-Humid4AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-13ci
BradleyMixed-Humid4AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-13ci
CampbellMixed-Humid4AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-13ci
CannonMixed-Humid4AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-13ci
CarrollMixed-Humid4AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-13ci
CarterMixed-Humid4AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-13ci
CheathamMixed-Humid4AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-13ci
ChesterMixed-Humid3AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-6.5ci
ClaiborneMixed-Humid4AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-13ci
ClayMixed-Humid4AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-13ci
CockeMixed-Humid4AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-13ci
CoffeeMixed-Humid3AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-6.5ci
CrockettMixed-Humid3AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-13ci
CumberlandMixed-Humid4AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-13ci
DavidsonMixed-Humid4AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-13ci
DecaturMixed-Humid4AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-13ci
DeKalbMixed-Humid4AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-13ci
DicksonMixed-Humid4AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-13ci
DyerMixed-Humid3AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-6.5ci
FayetteMixed-Humid3AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-6.5ci
FentressMixed-Humid4AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-13ci
FranklinMixed-Humid4AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-13ci
GibsonMixed-Humid4AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-13ci
GilesMixed-Humid4AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-13ci
GraingerMixed-Humid4AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-13ci
GreeneMixed-Humid4AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-13ci
GrundyMixed-Humid4AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-13ci
HamblenMixed-Humid4AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-13ci
HamiltonMixed-Humid4AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-13ci
HancockMixed-Humid3AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-6.5ci
HardemanMixed-Humid3AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-6.5ci
HardinMixed-Humid4AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-13ci
HawkinsMixed-Humid4AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-13ci
HaywoodMixed-Humid3AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-6.5ci
HendersonMixed-Humid3AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-6.5ci
HenryMixed-Humid4AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-13ci
HickmanMixed-Humid4AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-13ci
HoustonMixed-Humid4AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-13ci
HumphreysMixed-Humid4AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-13ci
JacksonMixed-Humid4AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-13ci
JeffersonMixed-Humid4AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-13ci
JohnsonMixed-Humid4AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-13ci
KnoxMixed-Humid4AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-13ci
LakeMixed-Humid3AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-6.5ci
LauderdaleMixed-Humid3AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-6.5ci
LawrenceMixed-Humid4AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-13ci
LewisMixed-Humid4AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-13ci
LincolnMixed-Humid4AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-13ci
LoudonMixed-Humid4AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-13ci
MaconMixed-Humid4AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-13ci
MadisonMixed-Humid3AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-6.5ci
MarionMixed-Humid4AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-13ci
MarshallMixed-Humid4AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-13ci
MauryMixed-Humid4AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-13ci
McMinnMixed-Humid4AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-13ci
McNairyMixed-Humid3AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-6.5ci
MeigsMixed-Humid4AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-13ci
MonroeMixed-Humid4AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-13ci
MontgomeryMixed-Humid4AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-13ci
MooreMixed-Humid4AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-13ci
MorganMixed-Humid4AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-13ci
ObionMixed-Humid4AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-13ci
OvertonMixed-Humid4AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-13ci
PerryMixed-Humid4AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-13ci
PickettMixed-Humid4AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-13ci
PolkMixed-Humid4AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-13ci
PutnamMixed-Humid4AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-13ci
RheaMixed-Humid4AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-13ci
RoaneMixed-Humid4AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-13ci
RobertsonMixed-Humid4AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-13ci
RutherfordMixed-Humid4AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-13ci
ScottMixed-Humid4AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-13ci
SequatchieMixed-Humid4AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-13ci
SevierMixed-Humid4AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-13ci
ShelbyMixed-Humid3AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-6.5ci
SmithMixed-Humid4AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-13ci
StewartMixed-Humid4AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-13ci
SullivanMixed-Humid4AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-13ci
SumnerMixed-Humid4AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-13ci
TiptonMixed-Humid3AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-6.5ci
TrousdaleMixed-Humid4AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-13ci
UnicoiMixed-Humid4AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-13ci
UnionMixed-Humid4AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-13ci
Van BurenMixed-Humid4AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-13ci
WarrenMixed-Humid4AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-13ci
WashingtonMixed-Humid4AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-13ci
WayneMixed-Humid4AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-13ci
WeakleyMixed-Humid4AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-13ci
WhiteMixed-Humid4AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-13ci
WilliamsonMixed-Humid4AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-13ci
WilsonMixed-Humid4AR-19+R-11 LSR-13+R-13ci

Some of our advisors are also in the following areas:
Memphis, Tennessee
Nashville, Tennessee
Knoxville, Tennessee
Chattanooga, Tennessee
Clarksville, Tennessee
Murfreesboro, Tennessee
Jackson, Tennessee
Johnson City, Tennessee
Kingsport, Tennessee
Franklin, Tennessee

Below is a list of jobs we've supplied insulation for in Tennessee:

Lexington, Tennessee - Insulation System for Industrial Building

We ship to Tennessee every other week. Our minimum freight charge is $100, which is typical for small orders, and, at maximum, $250, which is standard for large orders. Accessories typically ship via UPS or FedEx, and freight is determined by the carrier.