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Accession Number DE2012-1046302
Title Measure Guideline: Installing Rigid Foam Insulation on the Interior of Existing Brick Walls.
Publication Date Jun 2012
Media Count 39p
Personal Author H. Natarajan S. Klocke S. Puttagunta
Abstract This measure guideline provides information on an effective method to insulate the interior of existing brick masonry walls with extruded polystyrene (XPS) insulation board. The guide outlines step-by-step design and installation procedures while explaining the benefits and tradeoffs where applicable. The authors intend that this document be useful to a varied audience that includes builders, remodelers, contractors and homeowners.
Keywords Bricks
Thermal insulation
X-ray photoelectronic spectroscopy

Source Agency Technical Information Center Oak Ridge Tennessee
NTIS Subject Category 89G - Construction Materials, Components, & Equipment
89B - Architectural Design & Environmental Engineering
97G - Policies, Regulations & Studies
Corporate Author National Renewable Energy Lab., Golden, CO.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note N/A
NTIS Issue Number 1303
Contract Number DE-AC36-08GO28308

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