R-value truths

September 28, 2016 | Insulation
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Building codes set standards for the minimum R-Value of a new construction, but if there are gaps in your insulation then air is allowed to pass through, effectively making your insulation worthless. In order to get the maximum effectiveness of your R-Values, then your home needs to be properly air-sealed with every nook and cranny filled…. NO GAPS![/e

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