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  • A Framing Primer

    Even if you're already a pro, you can refine your skills by walking through this job with Marshall Gross.

     
  • Ignoring New Technologies Can Cost You

    Builders who insist on sticking to the old ways of doing things are selling themselves (and their clients) short, says Henri de Marne.

     
  • Training on the Right Track

    Where to go for training.

     
  • Steel vs. Wood

    As steel begins to gain ground in the light-construction industry, Harris Hyman finds little to cheer about — at least for now. A look at the pros and cons of each system.

     
  • The House that Homer Hurst Built

    Want to save up to 50 percent on your lumber costs? Paul Hanke looks at some innovative framing techniques developed by Homer Hurst that can help you do just that— provided you're open to new ideas.

     

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    What Capacity Heating System? Wet Waferboard, Designing for Snow Loads

     

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