Gable Wall Framing Detail

Learn how to stud up a gable wall safely, efficiently, and in accordance with the 2012 International Residential Code using this fail safe method. These advanced framing techniques work whether the gable is being stick framed, box framed, or prefabricated. Stud up a Gable End Wall The first step for building any gable wall is […]
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Rafter Building Construction

Learn how to erect complicated roof systems with rafters. This guide includes step by step approaches, and state of the art calculators for every scenario. Rafter Raising The first step is to take a direct measurement of the span. This is typically the distance from the outside of the wall to the outside of the wall. […]
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