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The one question I probably get asked most often is: “What all do I need to know to install AtticFoil Radiant Barrier Foil Insulation?” The big concept is you’re trying to get a piece of radiant barrier foil between the roof and the insulation; the goal for heat rejection in the summer being to keep […]

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Think of your home as one big refrigerator – would you put it in the shade or in the sun?  Of course you would put it in the shade.  Why?  Heat coming directly from the sun is radiant heat and radiant heat causes things to heat up.  This means the outside surface temperature of your […]

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Ed Fritz on November 16th, 2009

Dust, Dust, Dust – Everybody is SO worried about dust on radiant barriers.  If you do enough reading about radiant barriers, eventually you will find someone tell you that radiant barriers are good but they will lose their effectiveness by (fill in the blank) percentage after (fill in the blank) number of years. So, what […]

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I got several calls and emails from last week’s post about installing radiant barrier under shingles.  It seems that I’ve kinda stirred up a hornet’s nest of sorts.  One roofer was grateful for “Saving” him from making a big mistake.  Another guy was down-right mad.  He said I didn’t know what I was talking about […]

Continue reading about New Video=> Let Me Show You Why Radiant Barrier Under Shingles Just Won’t Work