Irish Association Of Self Builders - The Representative Body for Self Builders of Ireland
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Pavatex Wood Fibre thermal insulation is made from renewable and sustainable softwood timber off-cuts and so is safe to handle and it does not contain any harmful chemicals. Very importantly wood fibre is breathable which means that it can absorb and des orb water vapour from within the building without any damage to the product itself or the building structure. This water vapour will evaporate either externally or internally depending on weather conditions. Synthetic fibres cannot deal with moisture in the same way because the insulation stays wet and wet insulation allows much more heat to pass through it. More….