Requirements for exterior walls

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Series titleCanadian Building Digest; no. 48
Physical description5 p.
Subjectexternal envelopes; walls; Walls
AbstractDurable walls can be achieved by judicious selection of materials to suit the environment, by modification of the environment to suit the materials available, or by a combination of both. Such manipulation, however, requires an understanding of the pertinent properties of materials and the phenomena that operate within walls.
PublisherDivision of Building Research. National Research Council Canada
AffiliationNRC Institute for Research in Construction; National Research Council Canada
NoteAussi disponible en français : Exigences pour les murs extérieurs
Peer reviewedNo
NRC number922
NPARC number20325003
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Record identifier6e20b761-6642-4b3d-9eb6-971b534c64e4
Record created2012-07-18
Record modified2016-05-09
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