Thermal foil insulation, which way should the foil face?

Answer The foil should face the warm side of the wall or floor, otherwise it will trap condensation.

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If a house has plastic vapor barrier on the inside walls and a foil barrier on the exterior of the house should you remove the existing old outer foil when residing?

Answer Unless your home is heated by electric baseboard you may take it down if you wish. However the foil has reflective heat values, which means it reflects out the heat from the sun in the summe... Read More »

Is tin foil same as aluminum foil?

In this case they are, the metal used is aluminium, not tinDune

Antonyms for Foil?

The word "foil" has a few different definitions. As a verb, foil means to stop someone or something from obtaining what they desire. For instance, Lex Luthor shouting "Superman, you have foiled my ... Read More »

What is melamine foil?

Melamine is a white crystalline compound, originally used for tanning leather. It is made into resin coatings, sometimes called foils. It is found in everything from duct work, to dishes, to the la... Read More »