Investigating moisture in seasonal housing.

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  • Dampness in buildings.,
  • Vacation homes -- Canada.

Edition Notes

SeriesResearch highlight, Technical series -- 05-120, Research highlights (Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation), Technical series (Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation) -- 05-120.
ContributionsCanada Mortgage and Housing Corporation.
LC ClassificationsTH9031 .I58 2005
The Physical Object
Pagination1 folded sheet (3 p.) :
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Open LibraryOL20697100M

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