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Homeowner"s guide to retrofitting

Homeowner"s guide to retrofitting

six ways to protect your house from flooding

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Published by Federal Emergency Management Agency in [Washington, D.C.?] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Flood damage prevention -- United States,
  • House construction -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesSix ways to protect your house from flooding
    ContributionsUnited States. Federal Emergency Management Agency
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiv, 177 p. :
    Number of Pages177
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14511274M
    OCLC/WorldCa44912059

      Retrofitting for Flood Resilience book. A Guide to Building & Community Design. Edited By Edward Barsley. Edition 1st Edition. Environment Agency & Local Community as well as input from academic and industry experts, homeowners and residents of communities at risk of flooding. Book Edition: 1st Edition. Homeowners Guide_BOOKLET Author: Lindsay Miller Keywords: DAC7pK8JDYg Created Date: Z File Size: 4MB.


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