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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. Flooring
    New to the forum.. I always screw my hardi board with tyvek or senco strip hardi-board screws. I have never used a nail for hardi board. I recently quoted a new construction job and the contractor used the framing crew to install the hardiboard to save some $. They used 1 1/2'' galvanized...
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