Category Archives: LSL
WoodWorks, an initiative of the Wood Products Council, will host a national symposium, Toward Taller Wood Buildings, in Chicago, Illinois
LP Building Products was recently awarded the prestigious “Partners of Choice” Award for 2014 from David Weekley Homes, the nation’s
As most homebuilders in the industry know, the structural components of a home are among the most important elements. Digital
WoodWorks announced last week that it is now accepting nominations for the 2015 U.S. Wood Design Awards. The national award
According to recent U.S. Census Bureau data, total spending in the private residential construction sector rose to a seasonally adjusted
Most well-known for their use in flooring applications, I-joists are gaining traction in the EU as a viable member in
LP Building Products has announced the launch of its new LP® SolidGuard™ LSL, adding protection against termite damage and fungal
As the industry embraces wood framing in taller multifamily structures, builders and designers alike need to understand the science behind
More than 45,000 building industry professionals packed the house at Ecobuild U.K. 2013, which wrapped up in London at the
Ever wonder what the benefits are of LSL compared to traditional lumber? For starters, it is more consistent and straighter,
When it comes to straightness and strength, laminated strand lumber (LSL) many advantages over traditional lumber for a variety of
Founded in 1975, Erickson Building Components claims a dedication to delivering the highest quality, on-time service at the best possible
When it comes to tall wall design, laminated strand lumber (LSL) offers load-bearing capabilities that traditional lumber cannot match. Made
With ever-evolving building codes raising the performance bar for wood products and dwindling supplies of high-grade, long-length lumber, a number of industry professionals are turning to engineered wood products, especially laminated strand lumber (LSL).
From green building regulations to new trends in urban areas, the U.K. building landscape is continually evolving. Building products manufacturers are helping builders quickly respond to industry changes and opportunities with products that fit specific market needs.
This spring Hutchinson Home Builders teamed up with Mark Stewart Home Design, to create “Da Vinci at the Vineyard,” a
Residential Architect celebrated its fifteenth birthday last month through top 15 lists. For one of its articles, to editors went
Homebuilders in the United Kingdom are capitalizing on the growing trend of loft conversions, transforming attic space into living space.
A year ago, Jeff Wilson, the star of several programs on HGTV and the DIY network began a deep energy
K&K Industries was founded in 1972 by Abe A. Knepp with the philosophy of dealing honestly and fairly while providing
When it comes to constructing a unique project or home, builders need someone to turn to for affordable, customized trusses. Many builders have come to trust K&K Industries because of its reputation for offering quality trusses that are dependable, strong, and easy to use.
At Extreme Makeover: Home Edition, rebuilding and helping dreams come true is all in a day’s work for the show’s
Because of its strength and versatility, engineered wood has many applications in addition to its traditional uses in the building
2011 ENERGY STAR® for Home Guidelines To Require Radiant Barrier The EPA recently released the proposed 2011 guidelines for ENERGY