"Matthew. Forgive me if you already know this. Wood generally has an R factor of 1 per 1 inch of thickness. So, the headers probably have an R value of something like 3 1/2 or 4. And there is a lot of wood showing in your…"
"Caroline. My whole job for the last 6+ years has been to help people who are involved in building diagnostics (whether it be moisture investigations or insulation issues) to select the right IR camera and then provide training. …"
An important thing to remember is that the delta T (temperature difference) that's needed refers to "surface" to "surface" differences when investigation insulation issues. Ambient temperatures can be a little…"
Yes, to see a thermal drop due to evaporative cooling where the moisture issued is water intrusion the surface would have to be permeable. The moisture must reach the surface. Condensation, of course, occurs on the surface and therefore is not…"
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