Floor

By: Energy Supplies  05/12/2011
Keywords: Insulation, Energy Supplies

Floors with no insulation contribute up to 10% of the total heat loss within the dwelling. Timber floors can be lifted and insulation can be placed between the floor joists. Concrete floors could prove more difficult as there may be a significant loss in ceiling height due to the raised floor level. Energy Supplies provide a solution for this in the form of Multifoil insulation which takes up significantly less room height than standard insulation.

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