Are you interested in top-quality framing? We've got just the resource for you. This on-demand webinar, hosted by Fine Homebuilding and featuring insights from Steve Rudowsky of Weyerhaeuser’s Trus Joist team and renowned custom builder Ben Bogie, dives into the world of TimberStrand® LSL (Laminated Strand Lumber).
This informative session explores the numerous benefits of using TimberStrand® LSL in modern construction. Ben Bogie, a second-generation high-performance builder, shares his valuable experience on framing walls for energy-efficient homes. He discusses the importance of using engineered lumber for building straight, sturdy, and dimensionally stable walls – crucial in areas like kitchens, bathrooms, and rooms with cathedral ceilings.
In this video, you’ll gain insights on:
- The increasing demand for high-quality framing.
- Strategic applications of TimberStrand® LSL studs in home construction.
- Enhanced structural integrity and the potential to reduce post-construction issues.
- The sustainability benefits of using TimberStrand® LSL framing components.
Whether you're a seasoned builder or new to the field, this webinar offers valuable insights into advanced framing methods and the sustainable use of engineered lumber.
Here are some resources referenced in the video:
- ForteWEB® – Member sizing software
- TimberStrand Safety Data Sheet
- Fire-rated Assemblies and Sprinkler Systems: TJ-1500
- Delivering Fire Resistance and Superior Floor Performance: TJ-8014
Connect with your Weyerhaeuser Trus Joist representative at our Specification Center by selecting your region.