When viewing a framed house before the wall coverings are installed, the building often seems complicated and to some, a daunting project. House framing actually consists of several separate “projects” assembled into one to create the finished home. Taken in that context, house or building framing is not all that difficult. With today’s advances in air tools, such as […]
Forget string and batter boards. Use the deck’s bandboards—and a cantilever beam—for fast layout and framing.
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There’s more to constructing a quality rough-framing corner than simply nailing three boards together. Here are a few techniques to help you build it smart and build it strong.
This article explains 10 common problems related to light frame or residential construction and the corrective steps to help you reduce callbacks and complaints while improving the quality of your light construction work.
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