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Corporate Author Texas Tech University. Wind Engineering Research Center.

Title Taking shelter from the storm : building a safe room inside your house / Texas Tech University, Wind Engineering Research Center.

Imprint Washington, D.C. : Federal Emergency Management Agency, Mitigation Directorate, 2004.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Parsons Reference  REF 690.83 T136    ---  Available
Edition 2nd ed.
Description iv, 28 p. ; 28 cm.
Note Cover title.
"March 2004."
FEMA 320.
"The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) Research Center has evaluated these designs for construction methods, materials, and costs. Engineers at Texas Tech University have confirmed the design requirements for the expected forces from wind pressure and the impact of typical flying debris ..." p. iv, introduction.
Form Available on the internet.
Subject Building, Stormproof -- Design and construction.
Dwellings -- Protection -- Design and construction.
Storms -- United States -- Safety measures.
Hurricane protection -- United States.
Tornadoes -- United States -- Safety measures.
House construction.
Added Author Department of Homeland Security. Federal Emergency Management Agency. Mitigation Directorate.

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