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Title: Technology Solutions Case Study: Retrofit Measures for Embedded Wood Members in Insulated Mass Masonry Walls

In this project, the Building Science Corporation team studied a historic brick building in Lawrence, Massachusetts, which is being renovated into 10 condominium units and adding insulation to the interior side of walls of such masonry buildings.
Authors:
Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
1224738
Report Number(s):
DOE/GO-102015-4738
7227
Research Org:
Building Science Corporation
Sponsoring Org:
USDOE Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE), Building Technologies Office (EE-5B) (Building America)
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
Residential; Residential Buildings; BSC; Building America; Masonry; Retrofit; Insulation retrofit; Moisture damage; Joist ends; Embedded members; Embedded wood members