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March 28, 2017
In balloon-framed walls, the studs are continuous from the mudsill all the way to the top plates on the uppermost floor where the rafters rest.
January 23, 2017
Traditional cut rafters are still the go-to approach to roof framing in some areas.
How much weight would this storage area hold?
January 20, 2017
If an architect designs a plan using advanced-framing methods, can a traditional builder follow those plans and build it correctly?
January 11, 2017
Get the look of reinforced timber frame construction with Simpson.
Coated OSB for easy flame protection.
January 10, 2017
Framing system looks to eliminate hurricane ties.
December 28, 2016
The next time you are not happy with the results that you achieve on a job, educate yourself on the how and the why.
December 22, 2016
How small can you go and still fit three bedrooms?
December 7, 2016
Tricky framing transitions, I-joists for rafters, and top-down shingling offer a look at some unconventional but effective techniques.
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