Selected Reading On Insulation

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This standard includes a listing of some known sources that may be referenced for additional information on specific issues relating to this subject.


  • Jones, Larry. "Draft Dodging: How to Install Weatherstripping." The Old-House Journal, April 1982, pp. 77-79.
  • Poore, Jonathan. "Weatherstripping Entry Doors." The Old- House Journal, December 1986, pp. 470-471.
  • Poore, Patricia. "When You Insulate, Ventilate." The Old- House Journal, September 1980, pp. 108-112.
  • Smith, Baird M. "Conserving Energy in Historic Buildings." Preservation Briefs #3. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Department of the Interior, 1978.
  • Technical Staff, OHJ. "Weatherstripping." The Old-House Journal, September 1980, pp. 128-129.


  • Belle, John, John R. Hoke, and Stephen A. Kliment, eds. Traditional Details for Building Restoration, Renovation, and Rehabilitation; From the 1932-1951 Editions of "Architectural Graphic Standards". New York: John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 1991.
  • Nielsen, Sally E., ed. Insulating the Old House. Portland, Maine: Greater Portland Landmarks, Inc., 1977.
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