The share of wood-framed homes in the U.S. increased in 2021 even as lumber prices soared to record highs
When it comes to lumber prices, the detrimental implications of climate change may outweigh even the heavy hand of the coronavirus
The never-ending woes of softwood lumber prices strike the building industry yet again
Inadequate lumber production is halting construction projects as demand rises across the U.S.
Real-world field assessments aim to find out whether precut framing is an off-site construction solution that truly boosts productivity and reduces waste
Mistakes in framing lead to structural and serviceability issues. Here are the most common errors, and how to eliminate them
The eight-page Raised-Heel Trusses for Efficient, Cost-Effective, Comfortable Homes (Form R330) offers detailed illustration and installation instructions, and describes how a raised-heel truss construction system can increase a home's structural and energy performance.