This graph shows thedramatic reduction inheat passing throughpaint after insuladdhas been added. It alsoshows the performanceof some Insuladd paintproducts.Readings are measuredin BTU/HR*FT2.These BTU readingswere taken at varioustimes during the daywith the highest read-ing of 168 BTU takenat 2:00 PM June 29 inCentral Florida.
The average 2,500 sq ft home located in a moderate winter zone in the U.S.requires 5 million BTUs per month to heat and in excess of 7 million BTUsto heat in a severe winter zone. To be able to economically and easily reducethis consumption by 20% would mean a reduction of one million to almost oneand one half million BTUs per home at an average potential annual householdsavings in excess of $650.00 In the South you see identical results with air-conditioning load reduction and corresponding drop in electrical consumption.INSULADD is the only paint additive proven over and over again to makeordinary house paint reﬂect heat and perform as a radiant barrier.INSULADD mixed into ordinary paint has the ability toblock a substantial amount of that radiant energy that ac-counts for the 75% winter heat loss and 93% summer heatgain in conventional structures.INSULADD is a trademarked and patented product of TechTraders Inc., Merritt Island FL (321) 453-5060.
Tech Traders Inc.150 Venetian Way, Suite 103Merritt Island, FL 32953Phone (321) 453-5060Fax (321) 453-9530www.insuladd.com
Conventional insulation materials like ﬁberglass, cellulose, rock wool andStyrofoam, no matter how thick, have almost no ability to block radiant heatenergy which can account for as much as 93 percent of summer heat gainand up to 75 percent winter heat loss in conventional structures.These products are only designed to slow down (resist) conduction heat en-ergy. Insulation once saturated with heat will simply allow remaining heatto pass through. Ever notice in the summer, its 10 PM or so, and you touchone of the walls in your home that butts up to the outside, the sun has beendown for hours, but the wall is still Hot! That’s because the wall has beenabsorbing heat all day and is passing it through the wall to the inside of yourhome. Remember ... R-value means “resistance,” if a product resists, it doesnot stop radiant heat transfer. R-value material only deals with conductiveheat transfer.