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Thermal insulation of buildings

Paul Dunham Close

Thermal insulation of buildings

a treatise on the principles of thermal building insulation for dwellings and other structures.

by Paul Dunham Close

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Published by Reinhold Pub. Corp. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Insulation (Heat),
  • Building materials

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTH1715 C56
    The Physical Object
    Pagination104p.
    Number of Pages104
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17111263M

    OCLC Number: Notes: Includes index. Description: vii, pages: illustrations ; 24 cm: Contents: Introduction to sound control and thermal insulation --Fundamentals of sound --Noise sources, effects, abatement --Auditorium acoustics --Noise quieting in commercial buildings, schools, hospitals --Sound absorption data: acoustical materials --Sound insulation . NAIMA (North American Insulation Manufacturers Association) is the recognized voice of the insulation industry, bringing together North American manufacturers of fiberglass and mineral wool insulation .

    SECTION 2 INSULATION MATERIALS AND PROPERTIES MP-3 THERMAL PROPERTIES OF INSULATION Thermal properties are the primary consideration in choosing insulations. Refer to the File Size: KB. Proceedings of the symposium held in Bal Harbour, Florida, December Rising energy prices have been encouraging work on the use of thermal insulation to conserve energy. Here, more than 50 .

    Thermal insulation in buildings prevents the heat loss in winter and resists the heat from out in summer. It is looked to use best thermal insulation materials that reduces all types of heat transfer modes like conduction, convection and radiation. Glass wool is one of the most common thermal. R. Gellert, in Materials for Energy Efficiency and Thermal Comfort in Buildings, Introduction. Thermal insulation is used to keep buildings cooler in summer and warmer in winter by reducing the flow of heat through the exterior surfaces of the building. The choice of insulation products will be guided by the application for which it is to be used, and the amount of insulation.


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