Month: July 2015

How to Boost Framing Efficiencies, Reduce Callbacks With TimberStrand LSL

in Trus Joist

Imagine designing a house frame with fewer products to specify, less lumber to cull through and reduced installation times. Laminated strand lumber such as TimberStrand® is more than just engineered wood; it’s a veritable jack-of-all-trades suitable for a diverse range of framing applications. Engineered for consistent performance, TimberStrand LSL starts straight and stays straight. As […]

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Weyerhaeuser Distribution Offering Woodtone Exterior Trim Products in Denver

in Distribution

Weyerhaeuser Distribution’s Denver location now offers the full lineup of Woodtone RealWoodTM exterior building products, including RealTrim PlusTM, RealSoffitTM, RealCornerTM and RealPostTM, as well as the Rustic SeriesTM coating program. Weyerhaeuser will be the exclusive distributor of RealWood in the Colorado market beginning Sept. 18. “This distribution partnership is in alignment with Woodtone’s core strategy […]

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Weyerhaeuser Distribution’s St. Paul Location Adds Genovations Decking

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Weyerhaeuser Distribution’s St. Paul, Minn., location has added Genovations decking, an ultra-low-maintenance 100% PVC product, to its extensive lineup of exterior products. Featuring a low-gloss surface with a wood grain and variegated color options, Genovations decking boasts a natural look. It is resistant to fading, staining and mold, and it carries a limited lifetime warranty. […]

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Beyond Code: Floor Framing Strategies for Satisfied Homeowners

in Trus Joist

When it comes to the floor system, builders often think about code compliance and structural performance. But what about the intangible part—how the floor feels? It’s a consideration that, if ignored, could tarnish your company’s reputation. Many different factors within and above the framing system can influence a homeowner’s perception of the floor system. Too […]

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