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ISBN 100894991647
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This book contained much material related to in-place evaluation techniques and rehabilitation methods, in addition to information about energy costs, health considerations, and fire safety.

The section on in-place evaluation is a guide to determining the suitability of the wood-frame structure for : See Notes.

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Washington, DC: U.S. Dept. This handbook was developed to promote the twofold advantage of lower cost housing and conservation of our natural resources. The principles spelled out here can likewise be used for more minor renovations of the home. The appraisal section of this handbook is a guide for appraising the suitability of wood-frame dwellings for by: 3.

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Seismic retrofitting is the modification of existing structures to make them more resistant to seismic activity, ground motion, or soil failure due to better understanding of seismic demand on structures and with our recent experiences with large earthquakes near urban centers, the need of seismic retrofitting is well acknowledged.

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This shows that for wood-frame buildings, for instance, the ATC study has a damage ratio of WOOD FRAME WALL R-VALUE MASS WALL R-VALUEg FLOOR R-VALUE BASEMENTc WALL R-VALUE SLAB d R-VALUE AND DEPTH CRAWL SPACEc WALL R-VALUE 5A 38 20 or 13 + 5f 13/17 30e 10/13 10, 2ft 15/19 6A 49 20 or 13 + 5f 15/20 30e 15/19 10, 4ft 15/19 7 49 20 or 13 + 5f 19/21 38e 15/19 10, 4ft 15/19 a.

R-values are minimums.

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