rigid insulation

rigid insulation

[′rij·id ‚in·sə′lā·shən]
(electricity)
Electrical insulation that is part of a rigid structure, and must provide mechanical strength and stability of form as well as a dielectric barrier; mica, glass, porcelain, and thermosetting resins are the principal materials used.

rigid insulation

Thermal insulation whose density is high enough so that a sheet of this insulation will stand upright if supported only along one edge of the sheet.
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David Robb, by email AI WOULD put rigid insulation on the underside of the concrete and use insulation fixings to secure it.
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You could remove the wardrobes and stick rigid insulation to the back with a grab adhesive.
Instead, line the inside of the doghouse with an inch or more of rigid insulation, then cover that with some type of chew-resistant material like hardboard or plywood.
To avoid heat loss through the framing, you may want to consider applying 1-inch-thick rigid insulation on the floor and fastening furring strips of the right thickness over the rigid insulation, tapering the furring strips to accommodate any slope in the floor, if necessary.
Instead, use loft legs, which raise the boards above the insulation so it's not compressed, or rigid insulation, which can't be compressed.
Boone, Iowa-based Thermomass engineers fiber-composite connectors and rigid insulation board for composite and non-composite wall systems, accounting for exterior and interior temperature differences while curtailing energy efficiency-lowering thermal bridges.
The room is always cold so I was thinking of fixing rigid insulation to the plasterboard garage ceiling.