Beginning construction of the church

Opening a New Door

This church building gave components multiple ways to shine.

Industry News

  • The SBCA Emerging Leaders Committee was created to give the next generation of leaders in the structural building components industry and in SBCA an opportunity to meet one another. California TrusFrame has been especially supportive of these efforts. 

  • The partnership between SBCA and Ask the Builder founder Tim Carter has been a perfect opportunity to share the advantages of structural framing with the market. The timing couldn’t have been more ideal as SBCA’s Best Way to Frame website  was just taking off.

  • This spring, Shelter Systems Limited of Westminster, Maryland, unveiled a new 360⁰ virtual reality (VR) plant tour. Jason Hikel, Shelter’s Systems IT Director, is excited about the ways they can use the video to promote their company.

  • “I’ve come to fall in love with floor trusses,” Tim Carter wrote in his March 31 newsletter. Tim expands on this statement explaining the many holes and friction points that any solid wood or I-joist would have to get to install the same radiant floor system.

An intern sitting at your work desk

Workforce Development

Create a Future Vision
that Supports Interns

Make your internship program
a “Win-Win.”


Rick Parrino at a CICC meeting


Using the Codes to Benefit
Your Business

Rick Parrino has put a lot of energy into his
local code officials, and it’s paying off.


damaged truss in need of repair


Plumbing Damage Costs
& How to Avoid Them

Are your repairs swept under the rug
and labeled as a cost of doing business?