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  1. Masonry
    Hello all, I was wondering if anyone had experience fixing wooden post to stone masonry stepped footings having 150mm rcc bands as top step of footing. The wooden post supports roof trusses. Thank you. 123
  2. 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...
  3. Help Wanted or Looking For Work
    Hello, my name is Harry and I work for a hardwood mill located in Bolivia. We produce high quality ipe decking, massaranduba decking and tigerwood decking. We are looking for a project development in the Caribbean with the following proposition: If this project is a resort project a vast amount...
  4. Roofing
    Hello All, This is my first post on this site, and i'm not sure if I'm putting this in the right section. I'm working on a mold remediation project for a large warehouse with an exposed plywood roof. The warehouse is a standard wood framed building that had its roof replaced last summer...
  5. New Member Introductions
    Hi all I am a Flooring company based in long island Ny we specialize in all aspects of wood flooring from refinishing installations to repairs.
  6. New Member Introductions
    Hello everybody, we just joined this wonderful community. We are Deco Design Center located in Miami, Florida and are a manufacture of custom mahogany entry doors, impact wood doors, french doors, interior doors, contemporary doors, hand-carved wooden doors, art glass doors and more.
  7. Painting & Finish Work
    Hello, I have a customer who has asked me to build some custom skateboard ramps for their children. I'm pretty handy with woodworking on the side so I decided to take on the job. My biggest problem though is what to finish the ramps with. I have seen companies selling really expensive paint...
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