Having just discovered you, I greatly admire how well you think and write. I was reading your 2010 piece on radiant barriers. In the section on Radiant-barrier roof sheathing, I thought you should have mentioned that the foil cannot reflect the radiant energy from the sun since it has no air space between the sheathing and foil. The foil can only act as a conductor of the sun energy when glued to the sheathing.
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