Technical Notes - Small Homes Council-Building Research Council

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  • Brotherson, Donald E.; Hirning, Harvey J.; Olver, Elwood F.; Spies, Henry R. (Building Research Council - Small Homes Council - Univeristy of Illinois Urbana Champaign, 1974)
    Discusses and illustrates various electric heating and cooling systems for the home, including baseboard heating systems, electric furnaces and boilers, electric ceiling cable systems, heat pumps, compressor-cycle cooling ...

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  • Pezoldt, Charles W. (Building Research Council - Small Homes Council - Univeristy of Illinois Urbana Champaign, 1972)
    Provides an illustrated introduction to owning and maintaining a residential swimming pool, including operating costs, liability, construction styles, shapes, and sizes, materials, fabrication methods, equipment, accessories, ...

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  • Percival, Donald H. (Building Research Council - Small Homes Council - Univeristy of Illinois Urbana Champaign, 1972)

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  • Percival, Donald H.; Suddarth, Stanley K. (Building Research Council - Small Homes Council - Univeristy of Illinois Urbana Champaign, 1971)
    Systematic comparison has been made of the influence of a fire-retardant treatment of stiffness and ultimate strength of metal plate connectors and nail-glued plywood plates. Matched, treated and untreated tensile specimens ...

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  • Percival, Donald H. (Building Research Council - Small Homes Council - Univeristy of Illinois Urbana Champaign, 1969)
    Provides a description of the methods for converting an existing slab, or a new concrete slab, to a wood subfloor suitable for cover with any number of finish flooring styles.

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