Solved: Structural Sheathing

As lumber shortages cause wood prices to skyrocket, the cost to build and buy homes is increasing. OX Thermo-PLY advanced structural sheathing helps builders cut costs without sacrificing performance


APA Introduces New Fire-Protective Assembly Options for I-Joist Floor Systems

I-joists reduce callbacks and are readily available and easy to install. Builders have many options when it comes to constructing code-compliant I-joist floor assemblies.

Craft Timeless Homes with Today’s Technology

See how James Hardie® products – Engineered for Climate® and available with ColorPlus® Technology finishes – give StreetScape’s homes lasting chara

Nail-Base Sheathing Offers Builders an Efficient, Cost-Effective Way to Attach Siding and Trim

Nail-base sheathing is a cost-effective method for attaching trim and siding that works with a variety of fasteners. This handy guide (below) illustrates that when ring-shank nails are substituted for the smooth-shank nails recommended by the siding manufacturer, nail-base sheathing can be used as the fastening substrate. 

Glulam helps builders meet booming demand for multifamily construction

As the multifamily housing market booms, builders are increasingly turning to glulam to save time and money

Engineered Wood

The Science Behind the Strength

Using solid sections reduces the labor and cost of fastening a multiple member together

Custom Home Design

Modern Barn House Showcases Efficiency, Daylight, and the Indoor-Outdoor Connection

In designing the 7,500-square-foot house, Ric Stott, AIA set out to create a modern take on the potato barn.

Advanced-Framed Walls Bring Efficiency to Illinois Home

One of the most cost-effective ways to improve energy efficiency while maintaining structural integrity is through advanced framing


Versatexural, the custom millwork division of Versatex Building Products, offers a range of trimboard such a

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