Housing in Hokkaido

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DOIResolve DOI: http://doi.org/10.4224/20338142
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TypeTechnical Report
Series titleInternal Report (National Research Council Canada. Division of Building Research); no. DBR-IR-375
Physical description40 p.
SubjectHousing technology
AbstractHokkaido, the north island of Japan, has a climate very similar to southern Ontario and uses basically the same materials for house construction as are used in Canada. It is of interest, therefore, to examine all aspects of housing in this part of Japan and to make comparisons with Canadian conditions. The policies and regulations affecting the Japanese housing industry are discussed as well as the factors influencing production. Finally a description of housing production techniques completes the report.
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PublisherNational Research Council Canada
AffiliationNational Research Council Canada
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NRC numberNRC-IRC-7998
NPARC number20338142
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Record created2012-07-19
Record modified2017-06-29
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