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Blog #024 – Your THERMOGRAPHY COMFORT LEVEL – Exercise #3 – insulation detection!

Review Blog #022 & #023 and continue with the exercise.


Warm wall cavity areas (lighter color) and wood framing (darker color):

#5 scenario:  viewed from the outside during the cooling season (summer) – Are the bays insulated?

#6 scenario:  viewed from the inside during the cooling season (summer) – Are the bays insulated?

Infrared view - warm bays, cool framing

Infrared view - warm bays, cool framing


Scenario #5 – insulated

Scenario #6 – no insulation


Look for Scenario #7 and #8 in blog #025 on Feb 28.

How’s your comfort level in thermography?
(The above comments represent my opinion).

Rod Hoff / Restoration Consultants Inc
Thermography Instructor / IR camera sales
3284 Ramos Circle, Sacramento CA 95827
toll free 888-617-3266 ext 301
fax 916-736-1134

Provider of Fluke TiS, TiR, TiR1, Ti, Ti25, TiR27, Ti27, TiR29, Ti29, TiR32, Ti32, TiR3, and TiR4 infrared cameras.


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About infrarod

Rod Hoff is a Thermographer and instructor with Restoration Consultants, Inc. He teaches a two-day IR class in moisture and building envelope investigations. A graduate from Florida State University, with a degree in education, he received his formal training in Thermography from Snell Infrared and Restoration Consultants, Inc.

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