Thermal & Moisture Protection Industry Resources

This article has links to other online resources for Thermal & Moisture Protection as well as Passive Fire Protection Systems.

R-values of Insulation and Other Building Materials

Covers insulation R-values and R-factors for other common building materials. We also discuss U-Factors.

Spray Applied Fireproofing

Spray applied fireproofing, also known as Sprayed Fire-Resistive Material (SFRM), provides passive fire protection for structural members in a building. This article covers composition, application, properties, and links to a list of manufacturers.

Intumescent Paint, Fireproofing, and Firestopping

Intumescent products are used in architecture to protect elements and openings. This article covers intumescent paint, fireproofing, and firestopping.

Through Penetration Firestop and Fire Resistive Joint Systems

This article covers through-penetration firestopping and fire resistive joint systems, which are used in buildings as passive fire protection. Learn about F-Ratings, T-Ratings, L-Ratings, Engineering Judgments, and the difference between the various systems.
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