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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 (DEER) 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 has the potential to adversely affect the durability of the wall; this document includes a review of decision criteria pertinent to retrofitting masonry walls from the interior and the possible risk of freeze-thaw damage.
Authors:
 [1] ;  [1]
  1. Building Science Corporation, Westford, MA (United States)
Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
1220446
Report Number(s):
DOE/GO--1020015-4631
7056
DOE Contract Number:
AC36-08GO28308
Resource Type:
Technical Report
Research Org:
Building Science Corporation, Westford, MA (United States)
Sponsoring Org:
USDOE Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE), Building Technologies Office (EE-5B)
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
Residential; Residential Buildings; BSC; Building America; Deep Energy Retrofit; Deep Energy Enclosure Retrofit; Enclosure Retrofit; retrofit; Masonry; Masonry Wall; Interior Insulation