Nov , In these coating mixes, the graphite is the primary heat generating agent, the sodium silicate is the main fire resisting agent, and the aluminum silicate or polyethylene emulsion and is coated or laminated on non woven fabric, fiberglass panel, plastic panel, or plywood, it results in a warm temperature
Nov , Pros uses renewable resource and some companies use post consumer fibers, highest ASTM rating for fire, non toxic, well suited to DIY, high insulation core of the wall, using duct tape to cover the seams between the pieces of styrofoam, covered by a sheet of clear plastic tarp material glued onto
Jun , Vinyl siding is comprised mainly of polyvinyl chloride, commonly known as PVC Because of its chlorine base, vinyl siding does not ignite quickly and is inherently flame retardant PVC won t ignite, even from another flame, until it reaches about °F (°C) and won t self ignite until °F (°C).
Feb , But I still thought it was over rated, and preferred spray foams, particularly icynene, which, also in Planet Green, I claimed was totally benign and had no volatile organic compounds Then I got into a fight with Kevin Royce of Eco Building Resource at the National Home Show in Toronto, and did I get
Oct , Ethylene (a petroleum byproduct) and chlorine, which adds stability and and gives vinyl its heat resistance Vinyl is very similar in its composition to PVC (polyvinyl chloride) With the relative abundance of fossil fuels, vinyl could be inexpensively and quickly manufactured It is made up of several layers of
Feb , Have you ever walked past a large brick building long after the sun goes down, and felt warmth all over your body even without touching the wall found a few simplifications that bring the cost and complexity of radiant heat way down, to make it a DIY compatible project for the average handy Mustachian.
Jul , This roof is usually installed in ply assembly by either using a torch with an open flame to melt asphalt, which by design sticks to the substrate, or hot mopped with liquid hot tar or asphalts, or cold applied TPO Thermoplastic Olefin A so called PVC killer as many roofing consultants and analysts refer