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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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Kitchen Island Design Considerations
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Kitchen islands are a common source of homeowner frustration with respect to floor performance.  When walking by the island, occupants may notice[...]

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Mid-Rise, Wood-Framed, Type III Construction – How to Frame the Floor to Wall Intersection at Exterior Walls
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With the increasing popularity of wood-framed, mid-rise construction projects, there have been many questions regarding the appropriate way to frame[...]

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Residential Roof Structures with Trus Joist® products
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Traditionally, the roof structure in a house consists of a flat ceiling and a large, empty attic space framed with either wood trusses or stick framing.[...]

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Why does Forte® have a maximum allowed cantilever length? Forte® software provided by Weyerhaeuser has preset maximum cantilever lengths for all[...]

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