Current R-Value Calculator
Please use the map and table below to determine the recommended R-Value for your area.
Zone 1 includes Hawaii, Guam, Puerto Rico, and the Virgin Islands.
All of Alaska is in Zone 7 except for the following Boroughs in Zone 8: Bethel, Dellingham, Fairbanks N. Star, Nome, North Slope, Northwest Arctic, Southeast Fairbanks, Wade Hampton, and Yukon Koyukuk.
|Zone||U.S. DOE Recommended R-Value Range|
|1||R-30 to R-49|
|2-3||R-30 to R-60|
|4||R-38 to R-60|
|5-8||R-49 to R-60|
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