Structural Systems

Building the home's structure properly is the most important thing you can do to ensure its future value. Besides the necessity for the home to be safe and sturdy, making sure that no large repairs will need to be made later is desirable for the homeowner.

July 25, 2017

Products from BASF, Boise Cascade, Boral, CertainTeed, Dow Corning, DuPont, GAF, Georgia-Pacific, Georgia-Pacific Gypsum, Huber Engineered Woods, Icynene, Kimberly Clark, Kingspan, Nisus, Norbord Industries, Simpson Strong-Tie, Sto, and Weyerhaeuser

January 09, 2017

By facilitating and requiring collaboration among all construction trades, builders can mitigate the expense of framing rework and better avoid the consequences of the skilled labor shortage

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December 19, 2016

“Build a Better Home: Moisture Resistant Wall Construction” outlines sources of moisture in wood wall construction

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November 14, 2016

As many as 400 property owners will not receive financial assistance from the state, FEMA, or insurance providers

July 20, 2016

Products from CertainTeed, DAP, DuPont, Huber, Noble Co., Paslode, Typar, Weyerhaeuser, and more

August 24, 2015


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