Question

We have an attached sunspace with radiant heat in concrete floor.Suggestion to add more heat mass+prevent so much heat loss at night

Asked by maxine brown
Wilton, ME

would like DIY suggestions at a reasonable cost,like another layer of flooring or bricks on the walls etc

Answer

Jason Kliwinski

Answered by Jason Kliwinski

Lambertville, NJ

The Green Living and Building Center

May 27, 2014

If the space does not have insulating curtains or a way to insulate the glass at night, that is probably your major issue, not mass. Likewise, if the roof is poorly insulated you will also loose heat quickly.

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