Radiant Barriers

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Building Insulation Materials - Reflective Insulation and Radiant Barriers - Types of Radiant Barriers
... This laminated, high density EPS is more flexible than rigid panels, works as a vapor barrier, and works as a thermal break ... This is thin, more flexible than rigid panels, works as a vapor barrier, and resembles plastic bubble wrap with aluminum foil on both sides ... Radiant barriers can function as a vapor barriers and serve both purposes with one product ...
Building Insulation - Materials - Radiant Heat Barriers
... Radiant barriers work in conjunction with an air space to reduce radiant heat transfer across the air space ... Radiant or reflective insulation reflects heat instead of either absorbing it or letting it pass through ... Radiant barriers are often seen used in reducing downward heat flow, because upward heat flow tends to be dominated by convection ...
Building Insulation Materials - Reflective Insulation and Radiant Barriers
... Reflective insulation and radiant barriers reduce the radiation of heat to or from the surface of a material ... Radiant barriers will reflect radiant energy ... A radiant barrier by itself will not affect heat conducted through the material by direct contact or heat transferred by moist air rising or covection ...

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