rigid panel insulation

rigid panel insulation

Mostly used as roof and wall coverings, which contribute to the building’s overall structural strength. Rigid foam panels can be made fireproof when shielded with additional fire-resistant materials. The panels can be made from various types of base materials, including cellular glass, wood fiber, gypsum board, and composites. See also: Insulation systems
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