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Old 05-11-2015, 03:38 PM   #11
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I AM curious to see how all this turns out. He may be on to something that the industry might want to take a look at. It certainly isn't going to attract the WEIGHT POLICE.

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Old 05-11-2015, 04:52 PM   #12
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Would that be any different than the insulation (batten or block) plus reflectix when it is used during construction at the factory?

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Old 05-11-2015, 06:53 PM   #13
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I accessed the vent covers from the roof. Used the same two sided tape, cut a 3.5 inch hole in the middle for the motor and an 8 inch cut 2 inches in for hinge. I do not plan on taking it down the highway open.
Reflectix can be used to increase the R factor of existing insulation or a wall itself, as long as there is a gap between it and the wall or insulation.
Its other use is obviously to reflect. I think we are getting both in our application to the skylight. We allosed for a 1 to 2 inch gap. The Reflectix is hot to the touch, but heat no longer radiates into the bathroom. Probaby relecting UV while at the same time providing insulation.
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Old 05-12-2015, 01:17 PM   #14
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How difficult is it to remove the paneling inside the closet? Wondering about doing that, then putting in insulation and reinstalling the paneling.

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