Insulation Sale Ends Today - Friday, October 24
Insulation Sale Ends Today
Friday, October 24
Poultry Houses, Dairy Barns, Hog Barns,

Poultry HousesDairy Barns  Hog Barns

    Poultry House, Dairy Barn and Hog Barn Insulation

     

    Keeping farm animals and livestock warm in the winter and cool in the summer is of vital importance. Prodex Total Insulation protects poultry houses, dairy barns and hog barns from black globe effect. 

The Black-Globe Effect On Farm Animals

    The phenomenon called the "black-globe effect" has a pronounced stress factor relating to the weight gain in meat producing animals and birds. Whether an animal is outdoors or indoors, in temperatures exceeding 78° F, it absorbs a tremendous increase in radiant energy from the sun. Although the animal may be confined to a building, the "black-globe effect" on the animal is the same as if it were actually 10 to 20° F higher than air temperature. Studies show that with the elimination of the "black-globe effect" through the use of reflective foil insulation, many improvements are immediately apparent. In the dairy industry, an increase of as much as 10% in milk production has been noted. Also noted; a conception rate improvement of nearly 24%. Broiler house feed conversions went from averages of 2.3 to 2.8 lbs. of feed per lb. of bird to a much improved 1.99 feed conversion.

Many growers are finding their animals grow faster and more efficiently after installing Prodex Total Metal Building Insulation. Death losses from heat are greatly reduced. The illustration above shows how an animal is heated even though the air temperature may not rise much. 

There are many reasons to install Prodex Total Insulation. It will keep your building cool in the summer, warn in the winter and dry all year. Prodex is called "Total insulation" because it is a radiant barrier, vapor barrier and it has a high R-value. While the main reason to install Prodex Total is to keep indoor temperatures comfortable for your livestock, properly installing Prodex will solve your condensation and air infiltration issues. A complete metal building insulation system or pole barn insulation system, including those for storage only, should use Prodex Total Insulation.

To protect your investment in livestock, crops and equipment, use Prodex Total to maintain consistent indoor temperatures and moisture levels. Use Prodex in all the following wood and metal buildings: poultry houses, dairy barns, hog barns, stable, silos, silos, outbuildings, storage sheds.

 

Insulation4LESS.com About us  Contact us

Bookmark This Page - Add to Favorites Insulation 4 LESS - The #1 Insulation Site Insulation 4 LESS - The #1 Insulation Site Insulation4Less.com, Inc.
PMB 138, 4833 Front St Ste B, Castle Rock, CO 80104

Insulation Articles: air duct : attic  : basement : bubble : cellulose  : crawl space : ceiling  : fiberglass : foil : garage garage door : house-wrap :in floor heat : metal building : metal roof : pole barn : poultry house : quonset hut : R-value  : radiant barriers : radiant floor : reflective insulation : rigid foam board : roof : spray foam : under concrete : vapor barrier : wall : wholesale  

Click to verify BBB accreditation and to see a BBB report.

ABOUT SSL CERTIFICATES

 

 
Official site of Prodex Total Insulation in USA and CAN © Copyright 2014, All Rights Reserved