Heat Losses from House Basements

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Journal titleHousing Note, National Research Council Canada, Division of Building Research
SubjectBasements and foundations
AbstractThe introduction of electrical heating equipment, which has no casing losses, has made it necessary to have reasonably reliable methods of calculating heat losses from the basement so that the correct size of unit can be selected. With all methods of heating, considerations of economy dictate that heat losses be calculated and insulation provided where necessary.
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AffiliationNRC Institute for Research in Construction; National Research Council Canada
NoteReprinted from Canadian Building, Vol. XIX, No. 10, October 1969, p. 39-42. Aussi disponible en français: Perte de Chaleur Dans Un Sous-Sol De Maison
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NRC number6663
NPARC number20359219
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