Radiant Barrier (heat shield)
the effects of radiant heat gain in homes by reflecting
radiant heat (the sun) rather than absorbing it.
Solar Board (other radiant barrier products are available)
is a radiant barrier sheathing product for roofs and
exterior walls- a combination of two products-heat
reflecting foil laminated to OSB (Oriented Strand Board).
The union of the materials results in radiant barrier
sheathing that is unsurpassed in reducing heat transfer.
- Radiant barrier reflects radiant heat back
towards its source, reflecting as much as 97 %(
reducing summer heat gain and winter heat loss).
- Reduces attic temperatures by up to 30 degrees
F. (when applied with a ¾” air space).
life of heating/air conditioning system.
cooling costs (as much as 25%). In winter, helps
hold heat in home as well, which reduces heating
- Increases the efficiency of attic ductwork.
They are clean, safe and non-toxic.
free, and does not deteriorate over time.
family and friends are more comfortable!
To learn more about Solar Board, please click on
the logo and go directly to their website.
Cal-Vintage Roofing is proud to promote green
roofing and building products that further our education
and support the environment with safe and earth friendly products. Our
sales consultants can design a “Cool
Roof Package” that fits your budget and makes your home
more comfortable and energy efficient!
REMEMBER….INSULATE, VENTILATE, RADIATE!
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