The Strong-Wall Site-Built Portal Frame System from Simpson allows framers to build their own portal frame to code in as little as 9-1⁄4 in. of wall width.
Builder Tony Blue finishes off the dry-in process by installing ZIP System Flashing Tape at the eaves.
Builder Tony Blue demonstrates how to seal roof ridges and plumbing-vent penetrations with ZIP System Flashing Tape.
Learn how to properly tape roof-to-wall transitions using ZIP System Flashing Tape on side walls, end walls, and inside and outside corners.
Learn how to apply ZIP System Flashing Tape to valleys on sheathing panels to ensure a tight, dried-in roof.
Builder Tony Blue demonstrates how to properly tape sheathing panel seams with ZIP System Flashing Tape.
In this Shop Class video series, builder Tony Blue demonstrates how to sheath a newly framed roof and make it weathertight using ZIP System sheathing and tape.
This versatile frost-protected shallow foundation is adaptable for different wall systems and climates.
Most framers prefer to sheathe walls before raising them, and cut rough openings in place, to make the job faster and easier.
Glue and nail the sheathing to the joists for a solid, flat base for wall framing and finish flooring.
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