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Cost and time study for constructing raised wood floor systems in the Gulf Coast Region of the United StatesAuthor(s): Marie Del Bianco; David B. McKeever; Lance Barta
Source: Research paper FPL-RP-664. Madison, WI : U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory, 2012: 18 p.
Publication Series: Research Paper (RP)
Station: Forest Products Laboratory
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DescriptionThis report is the result of a co-operative effort between the USDA Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory (FPL) Advanced Housing Research Center, the National Assocation of Home Builders (NAHB) Research Center, and builder members of the Metropolitan Mobile and Baldwin County Home Builders Associations. The study was undertaken to further knowledge that will improve wood utilization and performance in wood-framed housing, specifically in the area of wood raised floor design and wood usage in the Gulf Coast region of the country.
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CitationDel Bianco, Marie; McKeever, David B.; Barta, Lance. 2012. Cost and time study for constructing raised wood floor systems in the Gulf Coast Region of the United States. Research Paper FPL-RP-664. Madison, WI: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory. 18 p.
KeywordsWooden floors, wooden buildings, buildings, estimates, cost, floors, buildings, building construction, residential areas, cost analysis, Gulf Coast, raised wood floor system, floor systems, construction costs, construction time, cost comparisons
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