Day: August 29, 2018

Thermal Mass

Thermal Mass

Thermal Mass

08/29/18

“How do buildings react to temperature changes?”

 

We have a conundrum. Temperatures change throughout the day, but inside a building it’s supposed to stay constant. And since some buildings are better about it than others, how can we quantify this phenomenon? Well, since this concept is a lot like inertia, Architectural Engineers have decided to call this Thermal Mass.