Category Foundation & Framing


Foundation & Framing

Rough Construction

If you are simply reshaping existing space, you don't have to worry about a big hole in your yard. You also won't have to be concerned about the framing of the build-ing or the roofing (unless, that is, you're adding a dormer or otherwise amending the existing roof, in which case you should be sure…
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Foundation & Framing

Factory-Made Flooring and Roofing Systems

Most of the wood-frame houses built in the last hundred years have been assembled of dimensional lumber, the standardized two-by-fours, two-by-sixes, two-by-eights, and the rest that you encounter at your lumberyard. You shouldn't be surprised to learn, given the finite number of trees to be harvested, that new products have been developed that take better…
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