Browse Circular Series - Building Research Council by Title

  • Jones, R.A.; Lendrum, James T.; Kapple, William H. (Small Homes Council-Building Research Council. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1969)
    Gives an introduction to planning and design for carport structures.

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  • Milner, Donna L. (Small Homes Council-Building Research Council. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1988)
    Provides questions to help you find the best garage or carport. Covers site planning, minimum dimensions to make the garage, carport or driveway for clearances and turning radii.

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  • Jones, R.A.; Lendrum, James T. (Small Homes Council-Building Research Council. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1954)
    Gives an introduction to planning and design for carport structures.

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  • Nolen, Russell M.; Schaffer, O.G.; Lohmann, K.B.; Robinson, F.B.; Scheick, W.H.; Lindsay, D.B.; Laing, A.K.; Lendrum, James T. (Small Homes Council. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1944)
    Discusses financial, legal, physical and technical aspects to be considered when selecting an individual urban lot home site.

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  • Rose, William B. (Small Homes Council-Building Research Council. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1990)
    Covers materials used in gutters and downspouts, what sizes are available, where to place them, and how to install and maintain them properly.

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  • Rose, William B. (Building Research Council. School of Architecture. College of Fine and Applied Arts. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1998)
    Covers materials used in gutters and downspouts, what sizes are available, where to place them, and how to install and maintain them properly.

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  • Kennedy, Maxine H.; Scheick, W.H. (Small Homes Council-Building Research Council. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1946)
    Introduces hardware for the home, includeing costs, stylea dn design, materials and finiehs, and a suggested check list.

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  • Harper, G.W.; Florio, A.E.; Stafford, G.T. (Small Homes Council-Building Research Council. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1958)
    Describes architectural design principles in terms of their reduction of the number of potential household hazards.

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  • Jedele, Donald G. (Small Homes Council-Building Research Council. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1985)
    How heat pumps work; includes air-to-air, water-to-air, and ground source. Can help you decide whether or not to switch to a heat pump for heating and cooling.

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  • Brotherson, Donald E. (Small Homes Council-Building Research Council. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1971)
    Helps define your home heating needs that will lead to smart energy and heating decision-making. Shows how different types of heating systems work, how much they cost to operate, and things to do to maintain them.

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  • Brotherson, Donald E. (Small Homes Council-Building Research Council. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1976)
    Helps define your home heating needs that will lead to smart energy and heating decision-making. Shows how different types of heating systems work, how much they cost to operate, and things to do to maintain them.

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  • Spies, Henry R.; Konzo, Seichi (Small Homes Council-Building Research Council. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1989)
    Helps define your home heating needs that will lead to smart energy and heating decision-making. Shows how different types of heating systems work, how much they cost to operate, and things to do to maintain them.

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  • Harris, Warren Skinner; Konzo, Seichi; Roose, R.W. (Small Homes Council-Building Research Council. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1951)
    Helps define your home heating needs that will lead to smart energy and heating decision-making. Shows how different types of heating systems work, how much they cost to operate, and things to do to maintain them.

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  • Rose, William B.; Spies, Henry R.; Geier-Wilson, Rose (Building Research Council. School of Architecture. College of Fine and Applied Arts. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1994)
    Helps define your home heating needs that will lead to smart energy and heating decision-making. Shows how different types of heating systems work, how much they cost to operate, and things to do to maintain them.

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  • Harris, Warren Skinner; Konzo, Seichi; Roose, R.W. (Small Homes Council-Building Research Council. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1961)
    Helps define your home heating needs that will lead to smart energy and heating decision-making. Shows how different types of heating systems work, how much they cost to operate, and things to do to maintain them.

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  • Lendrum, James T.; Konzo, Seichi; Harris, Warren Skinner; Lindsay, D.B.; Doolittle, W.F. (Small Homes Council-Building Research Council. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1945)
    Helps define your home heating needs that will lead to smart energy and heating decision-making. Shows how different types of heating systems work, how much they cost to operate, and things to do to maintain them.

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  • Stortzum, James T.; Rose, William B. (Building Research Council. School of Architecture. College of Fine and Applied Arts. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1990)
    Describes the professionals you'll work with when you build or remodel, and explains the basic business dealings you'll have with them. These professionals include architects, interior designers, kitchen and bath designers, ...

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  • (Small Homes Council-Building Research Council. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1989)
    Provides a suggested checklist for long-term household maintenance to facilitate recordkeeping.

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  • Jones, Rudard A. (Small Homes Council-Building Research Council. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1949)
    The four houses shown in this circular demonstrate planning principles for homes which are to be heated by coal or coke. Information regarding working drawings for these houses may be secured from the Small Homes Council ...

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  • McCollough, Helen E. (Small Homes Council-Building Research Council. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1953)
    This circular is based on a study of storage requirements for various kinds of household articles which the University of Illinois Department of Home Economics conducted. The study provides basic facts on measurement, ...

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