Insulate


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Insulate

To reduce sound or heat transfer through an element of construction normally by the inclusion of lightweight porous material, dense material or discontinuous construction.
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If you insulate them internally, the Energy Saving Trust says that the saving will be about PS445 a year, or PS475 if you insulate them externally (based on the same three-bed, gas-heated semi).
When you go out in the cold, you have no fur to fluff up to insulate yourself.
In fact, carbon-based aerogels made with resorcinol-formaldehyde can insulate better than any other material known, Xianping Lu of the University of Wurzburg in Germany and his colleagues report in the Feb.