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  1. General Discussion
    I am trying to find out how I should connect my header to the post that it sits on. The Simpson Strong-Tie book calls for a strap with 7 nails above and 7 nails below the header. However, the header does not have a stud above it, just below. If I nail 8 nails into the header and some below the...
  2. New Member Introductions
    Hi Everyone, As marketing executive of a local company within the Bromsgrove area (worcestershire UK), I would like to introduce myself and my company. The Oktopus Group is a consortium of companies, that operate within the roofing, cladding and glazing industry specialising in compact crane...