The proposed product retrofits existing house walls to achieve R-20 insulation and minimize infiltration in order to reduce energy consumption at minimal initial cost. The product uses a pre-manufactured rigid foam insulation panels bonded to siding panels and with an optional integrated, automated insulated shutter system. The assessment and manufacturing process leverages a computer software that uses optical recognition technology, scaling properties and optimization algorithms to automatically generate panel sizes , a bill of materials and an assembly schematic.Cutting is performed at the factory and the product is shipped to the home owner for fast, low waste and cost effective installations.
Idea No. 291