insulating strip

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expansion joint

expansion joint, 1
1.A joint or gap between adjacent parts of a building, structure, or concrete work which permits their relative movement due to temperature changes (or other conditions) without rupture or damage.
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Boulevard in Tampa, University of South Florida (USF) design students chose to install Thermablok aerogel insulating strips in the recently completed, award-winning project that provides food, tutoring, and other services to those who need assistance returning to, or becoming functioning members of society.
In concert with the Thermablok aerogel insulating strips, the facility is a next-generation example of energy-efficient building materials and applications that are quickly becoming the norm in today's building industry.

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