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Q & A: A vacuum around the house as insulator?

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Most recent answer: 07/27/2016
Q:
If you could somehow create a 'vacuum' around your home, would it stop the loss of either heat or cold from your home?
- Greg (age 50)
Pittsburgh, PA
A:

A vacuum around your house would reduce the convective flow of heat but not the radiative flow.

LeeH


(published on 07/27/2016)

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