Month: September 2015

Beautiful Tile Starts Below the Surface

in OSB & Panels

The beauty of what you see is often determined by the quality of what you don’t see. Builders and their tiling subcontractors know that the methods and materials used when installing a tile floor are just as important as the floor’s design. It all starts with a solid base. For more than 25 years, builders […]

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Sound Performance of Residential Trus Joist® Floor Systems

in Tech Talk

Sound transmission through floor/ceiling assemblies is essential when designing for multi-family housing, hotels, and mixed-use occupancy. It should also be a consideration for single family homes.  This article will address multiple aspects that affect the sound performance of your Trus Joist® floor system and demonstrate how sound performance can be improved. Acoustical Rating There are […]

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