Problems Created From Roof Leaks to Roof Framing - You're not going
to need to be a construction specialist or have 50 years of experience
in the construction industry to look at a section of your roof framing
that is suffering from water damage, to get a pretty good idea that you
might have a roof leak.
Tips for Easier Gable Roof Framing - If you're planning on building
a gable roof, it wouldn't be a bad idea to pick up a couple of books or
read a few articles, especially if you don't have any idea how to build
one. Let me see if I can help you, by providing five tips for easier
gable roof framing.
Framing Stud Tips - Contractor Secrets - One of the biggest problems
with framing studs today is that they are cut from the center or near
the center of small trees. I don't know if it's true, but a friend of
mine was telling me that the average tree cut down today is no bigger
than 6 inches in diameter.
House Framers Use Different Words on the East Coast - When I first
started working as a house framer in Southern California, there were
more terms for more different things than you could possibly ever
imagine. Some of these contractors got their training on the East Coast
or Midwest and eventually migrated to the west coast.
Dangers of Using Damaged Lumber - Home Construction - It's not as
common as it used to be, when large framing contractor's would save
money ordering damaged lumber or inferior building products. This might
be a thing of the past in some areas, but there are still framing
contractors and lumber companies who you need to be careful with,
especially when the lumber they're sending out to your job can cause an