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GLREA: Energy Times
I-beam joists - these are examples of innovative and resource-wise products that are gaining wide acceptance because ...
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PRESERVATION RECENT PROJECTS
Visquine ... over 3/4" anchored threaded rod protruding up and through the beam. This was no easy task but was a building code requirement. ... which had blind mortises cut into them for the ceiling joists (upstairs floor joists). The west 22ft log had a crook in it not ...
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ESB: To Save Trees, Cut Wood
Engineered lumber, such as glue laminated beams, I-joists and finger jointed studs, also makes better use of wood fiber than dimensional lumber. These ... be built to support a roof load, but many projects rely on a post-and-beam structure and use bales to fill in as highly-insulated, non-structural walls. Rammed earth ...
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Ecotecture Design - Richardson
We installed double or triple joists where the floor would be carrying roof loads. To support the roof, we installed a massive beam the whole length of the house, partially exposed in the finished room, with posts buried in walls that carried the loads down to the reinforced joists ...
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Georgia-Pacific Building Products Literature - Building Materials Information, Architectural Specifications, Construction Materials Information, Gypsum Boards Literature, Engineered Lumber Literature, Building Panel Information, Wood Panel Information, Bu
KB/2pgs) Storage, Handling & Safety Recommendations for APA Performance Rated I-Joists (76KB/2pgs) Product Specifications 303 Siding Manufacturing Specifications (116KB/6pgs) ... Beam (a) (DWF: 20KB) Rated Partition Under Beam (a) (DWG: 58KB) Rated Partition Under Beam (a) (PDF: 117KB) Rated Partition Under Beam (b) (DWF: 21KB) Rated Partition Under Beam (b) (DWG: 60KB) Rated Partition Under Beam ...
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Green Home Building: Natural Building Techniques: Earthbag
The joists are simply resting on the bags and blocked up where necessary to maintain the level. Bags are then stacked between the joists and on top of them to lock them into place. ... was generated by many successful attempts at walking across the horizontal beam suspended about seven feet above the ground at the main entrance ...
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Green Home Building: Natural Building Techniques: Hybrids
... block construction, piled adobe (similar to cob), rammed earth, both load-bearing and post and beam strawbale, earthships, earth-sheltering, cordwood, thin-shelled concrete domes, papercrete, earthbags, hybrid structures, and recycling ... to support the weight of the bags, there will be either cables or wooden floor joists for the loft tying both sides of the vault to each other at the point ...
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Building our slipform stone house on Main Street: an ongoing journal of the building adventure, Part I.
With the main beam in place, it was pretty easy to roll the six inch log joists ... with rebar into the central supporting beam. The space between the joists was set at 25 inches, not ...
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Natural Building Colloquium
A typical wall section is created with bamboo studs where spacing is determined by the ... of construction member when you deform the bamboo," Hidalgo says. "To make one curved laminated beam could cost $25,000. But to grow the equivalent in bamboo would cost only $100 ...
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Ch. 5: Shelter, the Greatest Need - Nuclear War Survival Skills
Next, a horizontal beam is installed so as to support all of the floor joists under their centers. Figure 5.8 shows a beam and one of its supporting posts. Such a supporting beam ... 2x4s would serve quite well.) Fig. 5.8. Supporting beam and one of its posts installed to ...
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