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Some structural precautions for the domestic house and other small buildings.

Clay Products Technical Bureau of Great Britain.

Some structural precautions for the domestic house and other small buildings.

by Clay Products Technical Bureau of Great Britain.

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Published by Clay Products Technical Bureau of Great Britain in London .
Written in English


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SeriesARP structural bulletin -- 1
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Open LibraryOL14140959M

Structural Design for Residential Construction Cynthia Chabot, P.E. Chabot Engineering • The building code provides some information on LFRS – see WFCM. N o r t h f a c e W i n d w a r d s i d e West face Windward side S o u t h f house Sliding and drifting snow . some structures have individual doors and/or stairways. Fourplexes tend to look similar to a large single-family house when a pitched roof is utilized, and like a small multifamily structure when a flat roof is used. Considerations for Housing Type: Fourplexes should be designed .

Handbook for Disaster-Resistant Houses BEFORE } Know the earthquake hazards in your area.} Follow good structural design and engineering practice when constructing a house.} Evaluate the structural soundness of your house; strengthen or retroit if necessary.} Strap or bolt heavy furniture and cabinets to . Obvious or unforeseen, roof problems are always a pain and undoubtedly a significant expense. BUILDINGS magazine examined which problems are most common and the conditions that can either cause or be the result of premature failure and reduced service life of low-slope roof systems. This is not a self-diagnostic guide, but rather an informative list of some of the problems most often battled.

Most trees growing near buildings cause no damage. But in some cases, subsidence and structural damage can be linked to tree roots. Blocked drains and lifted paving may also be a problem. Understanding the factors involved in tree damage to buildings, including soil type and depth of foundations, will help both tree and house owners determine what action to take and when to get . Conventional Residential Construction The conventional American house has been shaped over time by a variety of factors. Foremost, the abundance of wood as a readily available resource has dictated traditional American housing construction, first as log cabins, then as post-and-beam structures, and finally as light-frame buildings.


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Why might your house have structural problems. Although a degree of movement is inevitable in an old house, cracks in the plasterwork or brickwork should not be ignored and neither should the maintenance issues that cause them. Even so, it is worth remembering that traditional buildings were built using lime and other materials, which allow for some shifting of the structure.

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