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prevent thermal loss year round.  The expenses might seem high but will be able to pay for  
 
prevent thermal loss year round.  The expenses might seem high but will be able to pay for  
 
themselves in years and create a more energy efficient environment.  This article will  
 
themselves in years and create a more energy efficient environment.  This article will  
discuss the different options available and procedures to use.
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discuss the different options and procedures available.
  
 
==Physics Principles of Insulation==
 
==Physics Principles of Insulation==

Revision as of 02:56, 7 December 2007

Insulating Your House

ABSTRACT

The basic idea is to use the appropriate insulation within your home to save on heating and cooling costs. There are easy fixes and many new technology in insulation that will prevent thermal loss year round. The expenses might seem high but will be able to pay for themselves in years and create a more energy efficient environment. This article will discuss the different options and procedures available.

Physics Principles of Insulation

Types of Insulation

Proper Procedures

Materials

Estimated Costs

Common Mis-Perceptions

References

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