Building Insulation Materials

Building insulation materials are thermal insulation used in the construction or retrofit of buildings. The materials are used to reduce heat transfer by conduction, radiation or convection and are employed in varying combinations to achieve the desired outcome (usually thermal comfort with reduced energy consumption).

Read more about Building Insulation MaterialsCategories, Consideration of Materials Used, Spray Foam, Insulating Concrete Forms, Rigid Panels, Structural Insulated Panels, Fiberglass Batts and Blankets (Glass Wool), Natural Fiber, Cotton Batts (Blue Jean), Loose-fill (including Cellulose), Aerogels, Straw Bales, Reflective Insulation and Radiant Barriers, Hazardous and Discontinued Insulation

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