Can a thin wood fibre insulation board really reduce heat loss?

Can a thin wood fibre insulation board really reduce heat loss?

Here we look at a whether an ultra-thin (20mm) insulation board can really reduce heat loss. We compared bare brick work with the use of UdiIN2CM and the results were pretty amazing. The board is perfect for anyone looking to insulate walls within a tight space, such as those found in older buildings.

Can a thin wood fibre insulation board really reduce heat loss?

UdiRECO wood fibre insulation – Overview

An overview of the innovative and unique UdiRECO wood fibre insulation boards. This board can adapt to uneven surfaces, removing the need for a levelling render to be applied. UdiRECO can be used internally with UdiMULTIGRUND, a special vapour control plaster. Externally it uses the UdiPERL rrender system.

Can a thin wood fibre insulation board really reduce heat loss?

How to install Lithotherm underfloor heating tiles

This video gives an excellent guide to how to install the Lithotherm underfloor heating system. For non German speakers it gives a very useful visual guide of the process. The video goes through the installation of the insulation underneath the tiles, installation of the perimeter insulation and then the tiles themselves.

Can a thin wood fibre insulation board really reduce heat loss?

How to fix sills and wood fibre window reveal insulation

In this video we run through the very important detailing around windows and window sills. The sills must project over the final surface by at least 40mm and this often means you need to put on deeper sills. This can be done by using the UdiALU sills or by extending existing sills. 

Can a thin wood fibre insulation board really reduce heat loss?

How to fix wood fibre insulation boards to timber frame

This video shows the basics of fixing the wood fibre boards on to a timber frame and how to fix the boards and how to cut out around windows and doors. Most of the same principles apply to fixing to masonry but you must be careful that there are no voids behinds the boards.

Can a thin wood fibre insulation board really reduce heat loss?

How to finish silicone finish renders

In this video we show how to finish silicone renders such as the UdiPERL or Baumit SilikonTop finish renders. Once applied and spread very thinly, the render is rubbed up in mall circular motions with a PVC float. The float should be regularly cleaned. ALWAYS START WITH THE WINDOW REVEALS FIRST!!