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Wood Beam Design and Installation Considerations
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Wood Beam Design and Installation Considerations The successful design and installation of engineered wood beams such as Microllam® LVL, TimberStrand®[...]

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Meeting New Code Requirements with TimberStrand® LSL Floor Joists
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TimberStrand® LSL has traditionally been specified as an efficient and cost effective solution for beam or wall framing member (click here for more[...]

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Product Spotlight : Parallam® PSL
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Parallam® PSL, one of our Trus Joist engineered wood product offerings, is manufactured in Delta, British Columbia and Buckhannon, West Virginia. [...]

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Product Spotlight : TimberStrand® LSL – What Can It Do For You
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TimberStrand® LSL, one of our Trus Joist engineered wood product offerings, is manufactured in Kenora, Ontario.  It is made primarily from the underutilized[...]

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7 Common I-Joist Installation Mistakes—and How to Avoid Them
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Engineered to provide strength and consistency, Weyerhaeuser’s Trus Joist® TJI® joists are one of the most fundamental components of a solid,[...]

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Design Solutions for Exterior Decks: Q&A
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Does this brutally long winter we have struggled through have you dreaming of warmer days where you can enjoy grilling or just relaxing outside? [...]

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TimberStrand® LSL – Engineered Solutions for Multi-Family Projects
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The improving economy has led to a rapid increase in housing demand. Both single-family and multi-family (apartments and condominiums) have seen a[...]

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