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Clippership Wharf is a recently completely mixed-use luxury development overlooking the Boston harbor and Boston skyline.

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Learn how component manufacturers offer the most efficient structural framing solutions and how they've made a difference in communities across the country, allowing for the most effective use of time, labor and materials to frame all types of structures.

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Tim Carter, founder of Ask the Builder, shows the simple value proposition of the attic trusses used to create a “bonus room” in what traditionally is wood webs, insulation and dead air. 

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Ask the Builder expert, Tim Carter, communicates how components expedite the building process and highlights the many reasons to build with wall panels.

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Ask the Builder founder, Tim Carter, enthusiastically shares the benefits of building with floor trusses using video taken during the construction of his daughter‘s new home.

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Ask the Builder founder, Tim Carter shows how floor truss framing saves time when installing floor heat tubing. 

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Ask the Builder expert, Tim Carter, shows off the attic truss design of his daughter's new home. Tim highlights the benefits of using attic trusses to create more usable space and focuses on how they can be used to construct a regular staircase to the lower level.

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Framing the American Dream data suggests that installing floor trusses completes the task of framing a building’s floor system in almost half the time, requires less framer skill and experience and ultimately results in a product that is more reliable.

Reach your framer customers with this short, informative video that highlights the benefits of using floor trusses.

Many thanks to MiTek for generously funding the production of this video.

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Framing the American Dream data suggests installing floor trusses completes the task of framing a building’s floor system in almost half the time, requires less framer skill and experience and ultimately results in a floor system that makes it easier for trades to install their products.

Reach your builder customers with this short, informative video that highlights the benefits of using floor trusses.

Many thanks to MiTek for generously funding the production of this video.

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SBCA staff worked with component manufacturers around the country to create a short video to attract new people to the industry.

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Framing the American Dream data suggests that installing wall panels completes the task of framing a building’s walls in a fifth the time, requires less skill and experience and ultimately allows framing crews to complete more wall projects over time. 

Reach your framer customers with this short, informative video that highlights the benefits of using wall panels.

Many thanks to MiTek for generously funding the production of this video.

 

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Framing the American Dream data suggests that installing wall panels completes the task of framing a building’s walls in a fifth the time, requires less framer skill and experience, and ultimately results in a product that is more precise.  

Reach your builder customers with this short, informative video that highlights the benefits of using wall panels.

Many thanks to MiTek for generously funding the production of this video.

 

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Framing the American Dream data suggests that installing roof trusses completes the task of framing a building’s roof in less time, allowing the same framing crew to complete more roof projects over time.

Reach your framer customers with this short, informative video that highlights the benefits of using roof trusses.

Many thanks to MiTek for generously funding the production of this video.

 

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Framing the American Dream data suggests that installing roof trusses completes the task of framing a building’s roof in less time, requires less framer skill and experience, and ultimately results in a roof that enables more open and flexible floor plans. 

Reach your builder customers with this short, informative video that highlights the benefits of using roof trusses.

Many thanks to MiTek for generously funding the production of this video.

 

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This time-lapse video provides a side-by-side comparison of two identical homes being framed. The only difference between them is the house on the left was stick-framed on site, while the house on the right was framed using floor trusses, wall panels and roof trusses.  The video provides clear proof that structural components are the better way to frame.