CERTAPRO™ Thermal FSK Faced Batts
These light density batts enhance thermal performance
in exterior and interior walls and floor/ceiling assemblies.
FSK faced batts are UL listed for Fire Hazard Classification
(FHC) 25/50, and are intended for exposed applications in
commercial construction where a vapor retarder is needed.
Benefits: Installing CertaPro
Thermal FSK Faced Batts can save energy and help control building
operating costs. The product also provides enhanced acoustical
performance, contributing to a quieter interior environment.The
product resists bacteria and fungal growth and will not rot
or deteriorate. CertaPro Thermal FSK Faced Batts are lightweight
and will not settle or sag.
Composition and Materials:
This product is made from inorganic glass fibers bonded with
a thermoset resin to form a uniformly textured, yellow blanket
insulation. A flameresistant foil-scrim-kraft (FSK) facing
is adhered to the fiber glass.
Limitations: The National
Electrical Code prohibits installation of insulation over
or within 3” (76 mm) of recessed light fixtures, unless
approved insulated ceiling (IC) lighting fixtures are used.
Insulation should be kept clean and dry at all times.
FSK is available in R-11, R-13, R-19, R-30, R-38 and
comes in 16" and 24" batts