Laminated Columns Are Best for Post Frame

Laminated Columns Are Best for Post Frame

You can’t construct a post frame building without the posts, in fact, they’re the single most important element of the structure. Also called columns, posts embedded below soil function as the building’s foundation by channeling all loads to ground level. Because...
Things to Consider When Purchasing Lumber

Things to Consider When Purchasing Lumber

Whether you’re tackling a small renovation, or constructing an entire house, the type of lumber you choose is the determining factor in how your project turns out. Arrive at the lumberyard without first researching the grade, density, and grain of wood needed for the...
Founder Thoughts 001

Founder Thoughts 001

Last month, Robert and I were sitting in the Cincinnati Airport (CVG) looking out the window waiting for our plane to arrive. I sat there, reflecting on the weekend we had at the first annual Construction Metal Rollforming Show. Before the start of the show, we bumped...
Working With the Weather

Working With the Weather

The recent trend of weather fluctuations and several snow events have started me thinking about the contractors and how it affects their work. Wyomingites are no strangers to cold temperatures, snow, and howling winds. It’s a part of our state’s DNA. Learning to deal...