Great blog post on the Costa Homebuilders’ website on framing a new home. Here’s an excerpt:
Costa Homebuilders is the area’s leading custom homebuilder in Pittsburgh, PA. A Costa home provides the finest product at the greatest value. Our standards are set above and beyond the familiar industry standards.
Engineers, architects, designers and builders nationwide use engineered wood products because consistency is an essential element in framing a top-notch home. There are a variety of engineered wood products for structural framing. These products offer a better system for framing floors and roofs by featuring beams, joists, and rim boards that work together as a system to provide a strong and reliable home.