July 18, 2008

Thermal Insulation of Roofs

hi brothers,
does any one of you has ever installed thermal insulation on roofs?
i am looking for a solution that would fit on the existing roof (not ceiling) without disturbing the utility of roof.
what is going to be the investment for insulating a roof for a typical 12 Marla house?
is there going to be any real saving in terms of energy bills or it is just a hoax sort of thing?
thanking you all in anticipation.

2 comments:

  1. there must be some hi tech way to have thermal sealing of roofs.
    monsoons are coming and i don't want to do such an experiment that will end up on seepages.
    someone told me about spray polyurethane thing. have u ever heard anything about that? is that solution accustomed to industrial users only?

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  2. Promising

    Master's Solution sounds flexible and durable.
    What do you think if concrete screeding will allow enough foot traffic or i would have to opt for roof tiles?
    What is going to be the final cost per square feet?

    Moreover, i wonder if white paint is going to do the job? Is that going to stand guard against invisible light which constitutes a major chunk of the irradiated heat of the sun?

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