Framing News

- Framing News

Topping the list of problems builders faced in 2015 and expect to face in 2016 is the Cost/Availability of Labor, an issue for 76% of builders who expect it to increase in 2016.

- Framing News

The folks at Dodge Data sorted through building data for the nation’s largest Metropolitan Statistical Areas to find the 20 places where the most money was spent on new construction in 2015.

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Luxor Industrial Corporation is pleased to announce the closing of two definitive agreements providing for Luxor’s acquisition of 2 wood framing businesses in the United States and Canada.  

- Framing News

Given its impact on the traditional use of wood components, SBCA has been monitoring a code change that will significantly affect the traditional use of fire retardant treated (FRT) wood in Type III construction.

- Framing News

Here's a time-lapse video of a crew stick-framing, sheathing, trimming, and standing a rake wall. 

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CLP shares five trends that are steadily more common on projects that CLP Systems designed and installed during 2015 and are projected to work on in 2016

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We are pleased to welcome Super Anchor Safety as a new a member of the National Framers Council.  

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They’re called nail laminated timber panels, NLT for short, and they helped make some construction history on Monday.

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Here are 10 trends that will shape and improve construction projects in 2016 and beyond.

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OSHA is reminding covered employers to post OSHA's Form 300A which summarizes the total number of job-related injuries and illnesses logged during 2015. 

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More U.S. companies could be classified as "joint employers" of workers employed by a staffing agency or contractor and held liable for labor violations tied to those staff, says the U.S. Labor Department 

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Here’s some pointers on how to talk about money in a way that gets you paid more, sooner.

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Cadsoft Corporation introduced their Envisioneer software’s integration with revolutionary virtual reality (VR) technology at the International Builders Show in Las Vegas.

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Here’s five reasons why you shouldn’t be panicking if you’re looking to buy or sell a home.

- Framing News

Focused on creating efficient and optimized wood framing, the new “VTT” Valley Truss Tie is an 18-gauge, G90 galvanized steel tie that transfers loads from a valley truss into the supporting structure below.

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