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