Recent studies on the control of rain penetration in exterior wood-frame walls

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ConferenceBSI 2003 Proceedings: 07 October 2003, 15 Cities across Canada
Pages16; # of pages: 6
AbstractA key design element for exterior walls is the control of rain penetration. Lack of attention to design principles or failure to implement them in the detailing of wall components may lead to premature deterioration of wall elements as has been evident across Canada in past years.
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AffiliationNRC Institute for Research in Construction; National Research Council Canada
NoteAussi disponible en français: Études récentes sur la protection contre la pénétration de la pluie dans les murs extérieurs à ossature de bois
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NRC number46889
NPARC number20378204
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