R-value is a term used by the building and construction industry to define the thermal resistance a material has. The higher the R-value, the more resistance the product offers against heat transfer. Traditional insulation can vary vastly in the R-values it offers. The US Department of Energy has recommended R-values for certain areas in the [...]
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