Foundations & Framing

BASF Creates Multiple Wall Assembly Options with HP+ Wall System
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BASF Creates Multiple Wall Assembly Options with HP+ Wall System

More insulation and less lumber combine into energy-efficient wall systems Read more

Columbia Forest Products Online Plywood Panel Builder
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Columbia Forest Products Online Plywood Panel Builder

Get your panel specifications in order with just a few clicks Read more

New 18-volt Cordless Nailers
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New 18-volt Cordless Nailers

Ridgid just released a pair of 18-volt "Hyperdrive" cordless nailers. Read more

World's Most Powerful Cordless Drill?
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World's Most Powerful Cordless Drill?

The Milwaukee M18 Super Hawg is capable of driving a 6-inch hole saw or a 4 5/8-... Read more

Compact Framing Nailer
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Compact Framing Nailer

Paslode's new light, manageable framing gun Read more

Strong-Tie's DTT1Z Ties Decks to Framing Without Entering the House
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Strong-Tie's DTT1Z Ties Decks to Framing Without Entering the House

The 750-pound lateral connector can be installed entirely from outside the house Read more

Precast Concrete Footings
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Precast Concrete Footings

When you don't have time to wait for concrete to set up, try this interlocking... Read more

Simpliframe Interlocking Framing
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Simpliframe Interlocking Framing

Plastic parts snap together quickly to box a basement column. Read more

Laminated Framing Lumber (LFL)
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Laminated Framing Lumber (LFL)

Made from black spruce, LFL engineered lumber reportedly has a better fire rating... Read more

Cable Hold-down
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Cable Hold-down

In addition to its system for resisting shear and uplift loads in framed walls,... Read more

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