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May 2004

Remodeling and Redecorating · Public Documents


The Rehab Guide
U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development, 1997-2000.
P.D. HH 1.6/3:R 26/11/V.#
Volume 1: Foundations
Volume 2: Exterior Walls
Volume 3: Roofs
Volume 4: Windows and Doors
Volume 5: Partitions, Ceilings, Doors and Stairs
Volume 6: Kitchens and Baths
Volume 7: Electrical/Electronics

Residential Remodeling and Universal Design: Making Homes More Comfortable and Accessible
U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development, 1996.
P.D. HH 1.2:R 31/11

Lead Abatement

Lead in Your Home: A Parent’s Reference Guide
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, 1999.
P.D. EP 5.8:L 46/999

Lead Paint Safety: A Field Guide for Painting, Home Maintenance, and Renovation Work
U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development, 2001.
P.D. HH 1.6/3:P 16/2001

Reducing Lead Hazards When Remodeling Your Home
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, 1994.
P.D. EP 1.2:L 46/18

Energy Conservation

Consumer’s Guide to Buying a Solar Electric System
U.S. Department of Energy, 2002.
P.D. E 1.8:SO 4/11

Should You Have the Air Ducts in Your Home Cleaned?
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, 1997.
P.D. EP 1.2:D 85

Natural Disaster Protection

Above the Flood: Elevating Your Floodprone House
Federal Emergency Management Agency, 2000.
P.D. FEM 1.2:F 65/14

Homeowner’s Guide to Retrofitting: Six Ways to Protect Your House From Flooding
Federal Emergency Management Agency, 1998.
P.D. FEM 1.8:H 75/2

Taking Shelter From the Storm: Building a Safe Room Inside Your House
Federal Emergency Management Agency, 1999.
P.D. FEM 1.2:SH 4/5