NAHB thermal performance guidelines for one and two family dwellings. by National Association of Home Builders of the United States.

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Published by National Association of Home Builders in Washington .

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  • Dwellings -- Thermal properties.

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Other titlesThermal performance guidelines for one and two family dwellings.
ContributionsWohlworth, Ivan., Demetree, Jack., NAHB Research Foundation.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsTH4812 .N33 1978
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Pagination20 p. ;
Number of Pages20
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Open LibraryOL4439157M
LC Control Number79100347

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