A strong adhesive that's easy to squeeze
Whether using roof trusses or stick framing a roof frame, if you make space above the exterior walls, your energy performance will thank you.
Construction methods differ from country to country but are especially different in Japan.
Meet code requirements and simplify fastening of siding and trim to plywood or OSB
I’m kicking myself for not already knowing this amazingly simple trick!
Exterior insulation can create transition problems. Here are a few solutions
Meet code with the only deck tension tie engineered to adjust
Old-school framing meets new-age materials.
Equatorial sun changes the priorities in a construction sequence
Wet wood is a fact of life. What happens to wood that gets wet, is a whole 'nother story
Glue the rim joist, caulk the gaps, and overhang the wall sheathing to tighten this leaky building assembly
This first video in the series focuses on the existing conditions and the demolition sequence. Following videos look at the foundation, framing, exterior shell, and exterior finishes.
Better insulation, drier walls, higher HERS scores, and labor savings.
Begin with the end in mind. And some construction materials, too.
3D Printing is hereby put on notice that it is not the disruptive sweetheart of the construction world anymore. ROBOTS are everywhere.
See how easy it is to avoid the top five hanger errors.
Here’s how to stiffen walls that are too narrow to resist the force exerted by high winds and earthquakes.
This Roomba-like device can navigate a room and print complicated layout on the floor.
Sweep or wet-vac them away. With AdvanTech, puddles are not a problem.
Tie the walls to the foundation, the floor to the walls, and add shear strength for lateral support