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Efficient Wood Use in Residential Construction

The online excerpts of this 1998 NRDC handbook summarize the advantages of several wood-efficient approaches to design, material selection, and construction, and describes resources for builders, architects, engineers, developers, lenders, and insurers.

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Description The online excerpts of this 1998 NRDC handbook summarize the advantages of several wood-efficient approaches to design, material selection, and construction, and describes resources for builders, architects, engineers, developers, lenders, and insurers.
Classification
Date Issued 2004
Subject
Source Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC)
Keyword Wood use; Using wood efficiently; Wood conservation; Engineered lumber; Optimimum value engineering; Green buildings; Green building; Ecological building; Ecological design; Green design; Environmentally friendly building; certified lumber; FSC Certified lumber; Sustainable building; Sustainable architecture; sustainably harvested lumber
Selector Chiras
Date Of Record Creation 2004-02-19 12:16:07
Date Last Modified 2004-08-02 08:13:51
Creator Ann Edminster and Sami Yassa
Language EN
Record Number 2209
Date Record Checked: 2004-05-11 00:00:00 (W3C-DTF)

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