Accession Number : AD0675699

Title :   WEATHER AND BUILDING,

Corporate Author : NATIONAL RESEARCH COUNCIL OF CANADA OTTAWA (ONTARIO) DIV OF BUILDING RESEARCH

Personal Author(s) : Boyd,D. W.

Report Date : 1961

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : Buildings must be designed to exclude certain weather elements such as rain and extreme temperatures and to resist the loads imposed by certain others such as snow and wind. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*BUILDINGS, WEATHERPROOFING), WALLS, HEAT TRANSFER, TEMPERATURE, SUN, MOISTURE, HEATING, COOLING, COSTS, RAIN, ROOFS, DRAINAGE, SNOW, LOADS(FORCES), WIND, STRUCTURES, STRENGTH(PHYSIOLOGY), CONSTRUCTION, HOUSING(DWELLINGS), CANADA

Subject Categories : Structural Engineering and Building Technology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE