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How To Install Radiant Barrier on Attic Rafters in 5 Steps

The goal of adding a radiant barrier in your attic is to cover as much of the underside of the roof as possible. You want to add the foil on all surfaces that make up the roof, but you also need to keep vents open and clear of the foil.

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Radiant barrier spray

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Attic Ventilation keeps the attic cooler in the summer and dry in the winter. Proper Attic Ventilation also contributes to the performance of attic insulation and radiant barrier spray.

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We are Houston’s premiere Residential and Commercial Foil Radiant Barrier Company. Our Radiant Barrier Foil blocks 97% of the sun’s radiant heat, reflecting it away from your attic and reducing your attic temperature up to 50 degrees, as well as increasing the efficiency of your existing insulation and your HVAC unit. This also makes radiant barrier foil a product that keeps saving you energy even in the winter months.

Radiant barrier works on two basic properties and it includes reflectivity and emissivity. aluminum being reflective on the hot side it reflects some of the heat back from where it came. Subsequently and most significantly aluminum has a low emissivity, approximately 3% of the heat is emitted to the air on the cold side.it will be particularly efficient in both summer and winter.

DIY Installation: Adding Radiant Barrier Insulation

Last week I posted that my husband and I were embarking on a huge weekend insulation DIY for the Fourth. Thanks to all the great comments and advice we got from everyone in the Apartment Therapy community, we were able to narrow down our insulation options and gain a general idea of their installation parameters.

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