Translation of insulation in Spanish:

insulation

aislamiento (térmico), n.

Pronunciation: /ˌɪnsəˈleɪʃ(ə)n//ɪnsjʊˈleɪʃ(ə)n/

noun

  • 1

    • 1.1

      (against heat loss) aislamiento (térmico) masculine
      (soundproofing) aislamiento acústico masculine
      Electricity aislamiento masculine
      • As housing insulation, it keeps heat in and reduces condensation, resulting in lower fuel bills.
      • Use higher density insulation, such as rigid foam boards, in cathedral ceilings and on exterior walls.
      • This database identifies manufacturers and suppliers of building insulation containing recovered materials.
      • They needed to protect their insulation from water because it stunk when wet.
      • This is a condition that can be improved considerably with the addition of good sound insulation under the deck and in the engine compartment.
      • These do-it-yourself instructions cover installation of batts and blankets, loose-fill or poured-in materials, rigid boards, and reflective insulations.
      • The ambassador has also pledged to bear the costs of repairing insulation under the heat conducting tin roofs and the cement floors.
      • Using wool as housing insulation keeps heat in and reduces condensation, resulting in lower fuel bills.
      • The noise is reduced with insulation throughout the body, engine compartment, door panels, and floor.
      • Cellulose, fiberglass, and rock wool loose-fill insulations are good choices for many insulation projects.
      • In winter, insufficient or damaged roof insulation allows heat to readily escape.
      • This type of insulation is considered the most benign from an indoor air quality standpoint.
      • One way a mammal reacts to heat loss is by contracting the tiny muscles at the base of each hair, thus creating a fluffy layer of insulation in which air pockets retain body heat.
      • I was surprised to learn that all of those various fabrics and insulations have a specific purpose and place in a hunter's wardrobe.
      • To keep the interior as comfortable as possible, more insulation was added while a new cabin heating and cooling system was designed and installed.
      • The north wall is filled with Styrofoam insulation to stop heat loss.
      • Manufacturers are examining ways of using cementitious or fibrous core insulating materials in place of the plastic insulations.
      • If the insulation releases heat during the cooler evening hours, there is likely wetness below the roof.
      • These walls have no internal air gaps, no space to add insulation and so transmit heat very readily.
      • To further safeguard wool insulation, some individuals add cedar shavings.

    • 1.2(material)

      aislante masculine
      material aislante masculine

  • 2

    (from danger, reality)
    protección feminine
    • The potential effects of isolation and insulation intrigue me.
    • New doors have opened, allowing us to choose paths that free us from that insulation and isolation.