ASTM C1015 - 17 - Standard Practice for Installation of Cellulosic and Mineral Fiber Loose-Fill Thermal Insulation

ASTM C1015 - 17

Standard Practice for Installation of Cellulosic and Mineral Fiber Loose-Fill Thermal Insulation

Status : Current   Published : March 2017

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1.1 This practice covers procedures for the installation of cellulosic and mineral fiber loose-fill insulation in ceilings, attics, and floor and wall cavities of new or existing housing and other framed buildings.

1.2 This practice applies only to the installation of dry loose-fill thermal insulation consisting of cellulosic materials or mineral fiber by pneumatic or pouring application.

1.3 This practice covers the installation process from pre-installation inspection through post-installation procedure. It does not cover the production of the insulation materials.

1.4 This practice is not intended to replace the manufacturer's installation instructions, but shall be used in conjunction with such instructions. This practice is not intended to supersede local, state, or federal codes.

1.5 This practice assumes that the installer possesses a good working knowledge of the applicable codes and regulations, safety practices, tools, equipment, and methods necessary for the installation of thermal insulation materials. It also assumes that the installer understands the fundamentals of residential construction that affect the installation of insulation.

1.6 The values stated in inch-pound units are to be regarded as standard. The values given in parentheses are mathematical conversions to SI units that are provided for information only and are not considered standard.

1.7  This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use. For specific precautionary statements, see Section 5.




Standard NumberASTM C1015 - 17
TitleStandard Practice for Installation of Cellulosic and Mineral Fiber Loose-Fill Thermal Insulation
StatusCurrent
Publication Date15 March 2017
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)No other standards are normatively referenced
Informative References(Provided for Information)No other standards are informatively referenced
Descriptors Cellulose, Installation, Light frame construction, Loose fill, Mineral fiber
ICS91.100.60
PublisherASTM
FormatA4
DeliveryYes
Pages3
File Size67 KB
Price£36.00


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