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Title: Measure Guideline. Deep Energy Enclosure Retrofit for Interior Insulation of Masonry Walls

This Measure Guideline describes a deep energy enclosure retrofit solution for insulating mass masonry buildings from the interior. It describes the retrofit assembly, technical details, and installation sequence for retrofitting masonry walls. Interior insulation of masonry retrofits might adversely affect the durability of the wall. This guideline includes a review of decision criteria pertinent to retrofitting masonry walls from the interior and the possible risk of freeze-thaw damage.
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  1. Building Science Corporation, Westford, MA (United States)
Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
Report Number(s):
NREL/SR--5500-63815; DOE/GO--102015-4631
DOE Contract Number:
AC36-08GO28308; KNDJ-0-40337-05
Resource Type:
Technical Report
Resource Relation:
Related Information: Work performed by Building Science Corporation, Somerville, Massachusetts
Research Org:
National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL), Golden, CO (United States)
Sponsoring Org:
USDOE Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE), Building Technologies Office (EE-5B)
Country of Publication:
United States
32 ENERGY CONSERVATION, CONSUMPTION, AND UTILIZATION residental; residental buildings; BSC; building America; deep energy retrofit; deep energy retrofit; deep energy enclosure retrofit; enclosure retrofit; retrofit; masonry; masonry wall; interior insulation