The Housing Innovation Alliance, an organization dedicated to driving change in residential construction through cross-industry collaboration, is hosting its 2020 Housing Innovation Summit online November 10-11.
Trusses transfer load onto pre-determined bearing locations. When a bearing location doesn’t have enough capacity for the load being transferred, a designer has many alternatives.
When the National Framers Council was created as a council under the SBCA umbrella it represented an opportunity to strengthen and enhance the important relationship between component manufacturers and framers.
The current volatile softwood lumber market is prompting stakeholders up and down the supply chain to take a fresh look at any and all construction method and material alternatives.
The recently announced merger of Builders FirstSource and BMC is prompting speculation in the residential construction industry on how it will impact operations up and down the supply chain.