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Educating the Marketplace on the Benefits of Reflective Products

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The Reflective Insulation Manufacturers Association International (RIMA-I), its members, and/or agents, make no guarantee as to, and assume no responsibility for, the correctness, sufficiency or completeness of the information contained herein. These are general interest articles that represent the views of the author.

Study Shows 23-Degree Temperature Drop in Attics with Radiant Barriers PDF

Reflective Insulation 101 PDF
(MetalMag magazine/January 2009)

It's about Saving Energy
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Adequate Attic Venting PDF
(Home Energy magazine September/October 2001)

An Evaluation of Placement of Radiant Barriers and Their Effectiveness in Reducing Heat Transfer in Attics
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Condensation FAQs
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Effect of Attic Ventilation on the Performance of Radiant Barriers PDF
(Journal of Solar Energy Engineering November 1992, Vol. 114/239)

Effects of Reflective Radiant Barrier on Heat Loss in Attic Floors and Metal Building Installations Emissivity
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Pre-engineered metal buildings
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Radiant Barriers - Performance Revealed PDF
(Home Energy magazine September/October 2000)

Radiant Barriers: Depends on Where you Live PDF
(Home Energy magazine May/June 2003)

Radiant Barriers: Proven to Work
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Reflective Insulation and Radiant Barriers and the Energy Crisis
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Reflective Insulation for Residential and Commercial Applications
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(September 2005 Construction Specifier magazine by Dr. Yarbrough)

Required and Recommended Tests of Radiant Barriers

The Home Builders' Differential Insulation of the 90s and Beyond Radiant Barrier and Reflective Insulation
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What is Radiant Barrier Paint?
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