Browse Circular Series - Building Research Council by Title

  • Konzo, Seichi; Shick, Wayne L.; McCulley, Mike; Geier-Wilson, Rose (Building Research Council. School of Architecture. College of Fine and Applied Arts. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1995)
    Le ofrece una amplia variedad de formas para ahorrar costos de energía.

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  • Brotherson, Donald E. (Small Homes Council-Building Research Council. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1981)
    Discusses recommendataions for basement design, construction, and maintenance.

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  • Basements 
    Jones, R.A.; Kapple, William H.; Lendrum, James T. (Small Homes Council-Building Research Council. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1953)
    Discusses recommendataions for basement design, construction, and maintenance.

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  • Carter, D.G.; Gilbert, H.W.; Goodyear, Margaret R.; Hinchcliff, Keith Harry; Scheick, W.H.; Simon, R.P.; Pusey, William S.; Baker, J.S.; Schroeder, H.E. (Small Homes Council-Building Research Council. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1947)
    The farmhouse presented in this circular is a solution to a farmhouse design problem undertaken by the College of Agriculture and the Small Homes Council under a research grant made to the University of Illinois by the ...

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  • Kapple, William H. (Small Homes Council-Building Research Council. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1978)
    How to select bathroom fixtures and accessories for safety.

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  • Kapple, William H. (Small Homes Council-Building Research Council. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1979)
    Basic sizes and arrangements for bath fixtures; floor plans for half, 3/4, and full baths.

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  • MacDonald, Marylee; Peterson, Selah; Leonard-Cravens, Mary (Building Research Council. College of Fine and Applied Arts. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1992)
    Provides an illustrated discussion of architectural design standards for bathrooms for use by the disabled.

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  • BRC Staff; Kapple, William H. (Building Research Council. School of Architecture. College of Fine and Applied Arts. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1992)
    Shows how minimum clearance dimensions and decisions about the placement of closets, doorways and furniture can mean the difference between a more spacious room and somewhere to sleep. Covers furniture, window and closet ...

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  • Kapple, William H. (Small Homes Council-Building Research Council. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1974)
    Offers an illustrated introduction to architectural design standards for bedrooms.

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  • Brotherson, Donald E. (Small Homes Council-Building Research Council. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1960)
    Describes the various materials used in brick and concrete masonry construction: some of the more common masonry systems, and the details that go into making rna onry walls strong durable and weather-resistant.

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  • Lendrum, James T.; Lescher, Frank M.; Scheick, W.H. (Small Homes Council. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1948)
    Acquaints audience with the services of architects and contractors.

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  • Wanslow, Robert; Lendrum, James T.; Lescher, Frank M.; Scheick, W.H. (Small Homes Council-Building Research Council. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1969)
    Acquaints audience with the standard business practices of architects and contractors.

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  • Lendrum, James T.; Lescher, Frank M.; Scheick, W.H. (Small Homes Council. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1952)
    Acquaints audience with the standard business practices of architects and contractors.

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  • McCollough, Helen E. (Small Homes Council-Building Research Council. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1949)
    This circular presents the results of a study of cabinet space requirements for kitchens using factory-made cabinets. The study was part of a cooperative investigation, the over-all objective of which was "to determine ...

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  • Shick, Wayne L.; Konzo, Seichi (Small Homes Council-Building Research Council. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1972)
    Discusses chimney and fireplace design with an emphasis on safety and reducing hazards.

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  • Konzo, Seichi; Lendrum, James T.; Hinchcliff, Keith Harry; Harris, Warren Skinner (Small Homes Council-Building Research Council. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1945)
    Discusses chimney and fireplace design with an emphasis on safety and reducing hazards.

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  • Helm, M.S.; Scheick, W.H. (Small Homes Council-Building Research Council. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1946)
    The telephone and the radio are so taken for granted that they are likely to be slighted when a house is planned. A careful long-range plan can do much to insure the convenience desired for everyday use of communication ...

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  • Bareither, Harlan D.; Lendrum, James T. (Small Homes Council-Building Research Council. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1948)
    To determine the most satisfactory floor from the standpoint of comfort, the University of Illinois has studied the construction of concrete floor slabs which are laid on the ground and which are designed for use in climates ...

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  • Lendrum, James T.; Rettberg, G. (Small Homes Council-Building Research Council. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1948)
    Provide the small-scale home builder with a knowledge of practices and construction methods used by the large operational builders.

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  • Harris, Warren Skinner; Konzo, Seichi; Roose, R.W. (Small Homes Council. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1952)
    Describes the common controls recommended for use with central heating systems and fuel-burning equipment for homes.

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