Thermal Batts are flexible; Owens Corning fiberglass insulation is made in R-values from 11 to 38. Thermal Batts are available plain or faced, with either a Kraft or foil vapor retarder. The product is manufactured in thicknesses from 3½ to 12 inches.
Uses of Fiberglass Batts
Thermal Batt Insulation can be used in a wide range of exterior wall and roof/ceiling applications. The product can be installed in wood or metal framing cavities, or can be installed between furring strips.
Features and Benefits
Excellent Thermal Control With the range of R-values and thicknesses available, Thermal Batts can meet most thermal specifications with ease. The R30C and R38C provide optimum thermal performance in the limited space of cathedral ceilings. Effective Acoustical Control Thermal Batt Insulation enhances interior noise control by improving the Sound Transmission Class (STC) of walls and floor/ceiling assemblies.
Long Term Performance
Thermal Batt Insulation is dimensionally stable and will not slump within the wall cavity. Due to its inorganic nature, Thermal Batt Insulation will not rot or mildew* and is noncorrosive to steel, copper and aluminum.
Owens Corning PINK loosefill insulation offers all the benefits of standard PINK fiberglass insulation in a convenient, blowable form. It won’t settle or burn and it resists water better than cellulose can. Blown-in insulation in attics is a quick and easy way to increase your home’s R-value and energy savings. FIBERGLAS® loosefill insulation products won't settle or deteriorate with age, so there's no danger of losing R-value over time.
Fiberglass Is Non-Combustible:
Meets all model building codes for noncombustibility of new construction insulation in Minnesota.
Fiberglass Won't Absorb Moisture:
Moisture reduces insulation effectiveness. Glass fibers resist moisture build-up.
Fiberglass Doesn't Support Mold Growth:
Inorganic glass fibers do not support fungus or mold growth. Will not rot or decay. Will not support an environment for vermin.
Contains no formaldehyde
Owens Corning FIBERGLAS® meets all of the stringent indoor air performance criteria plus it exceeds the strictest indoor air quality standards such as GreenGuard for Children and Schools.