Framing the American Dream

There is a better way to build a house! We built two homes with identical floor plans side by side to demonstrate the most efficient way to frame it.

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BCMC 2018 • October 23-26

We’ll be Crafting Connections & Brewing Success this fall in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Take advantage of the year’s biggest opportunity to network with and learn from CMs from all over the country, and plan to stick around for the SBCA Board meeting on Friday morning. Everyone is welcome!

Workforce Development Resources

Workforce Development Resources

Explore ways to attract people to careers in the industry, assess candidates and educate employees to achieve ongoing success.

Electronic Jobsite Packages

SBCA’s Jobsite Packages provide customers with best practice information regarding handling and installing components with every delivery. Now, these economical packages of key SBCA documents are available for distribution in a job-specific, electronic format. Subscribe today!

Component Marketing Toolbox

Based on the Framing the American Dream studies conducted in 1995 and 2015, these videos, brochures, infographics, social media templates, photos and presentations are designed to help you customize a message to build your roof truss, floor truss or wall panel market share.



Ramp It Up!

Southern Components, Inc. provided unique trusses for a key part of Louisiana's very first post-tensioned, precast segmental bridge. “This was an interesting project, definitely a big departure from designing trusses for a house,” says Danny Griffin, lead designer for the job.

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American Birkebeiner Bridge