Clever Outdoor Cleaning Hacks May , I m a clean freak when it comes to the inside of my house It keeps me busy enough that I tend to put off another important part of keeping a neat and tidy A simple hack to get your patio cushions looking as good as new It s new to me, but I d want one if I had a deck.
Dec , Hardwood is not to be confused with laminate flooring, which was called out in a Minutes story back in March Laminate flooring is a synthetic product made to look like real wood The flooring giant, Lumber Liquidators, was accused of selling illegally sourced laminate wood with high levels of
Jun , Western Canadian lumber producers have good reason to be looking to the southeast corner of the continent Chased from their home The Toronto Stock Exchange s forest products index has risen per cent in the past year, compared with a per cent drop in the composite index West Fraser, with a
Sep , Some of the most highly evolved decking fasteners are products of Starborn Industries Their Headcote line of decking screws use color coating to blend with all types of decking, including Ipe, Cedar, Mahogany, treated lumber, PVC, composites, and capstock Eighteen colors are available, and the
May , The Wood I Joist Manufactures Association (WIJMA) has published an industry wide detail on how this system is recommended to be connected to an I joist floor A Our Parallam Plus PSL Specifier s Guide provides load span tables for both beams and columns used in typical exterior deck applications.
Shear strength of one way concrete slabs reinforced with fiber reinforced polymer composite bars A El Sayed, E , Field investigation on the first bridge deck slab reinforced with glass FRP bars constructed in Canada Bend strength of FRP stirrups Comparison and evaluation of testing methods EA Ahmed, AK
Jun , As thrifty gardeners, we like to repurpose wood that seems to be in good condition, but this is not an option with old, treated wood Get lumber you know is okay for your food garden and does not negatively affect the soil ACQ Alkaline Copper Quaternary treated lumber is a more recent improvement.
Apr , The U.S Commerce Department is expected slap a tariff of around per cent on Canadian lumber shipments The agreement expired on Oct , , but an automatic one year standstill kept trade lawyers at bay until November The dispute came back to life when the U.S Lumber Coalition filed
Nov , A typical GREEN MAGIC HOME has an average of centimeters between walls and deck, which would give an R factor of However, the However it appears that most of these are going into warmer climates where the thermal mass of dirt can be very useful at keeping the place cool components
Jul , The edition of the International Residential Code brings the biggest update of deck codes the IRC has ever seen We asked Glenn Mathewson, a municipal building inspector and deck construction expert based in Colorado, to provide an overview of some of the biggest changes Largely based on
Oct , New mass timber products, including cross laminated timber, glued laminated timber, and structural composite lumber is helping the construction Prior to , however, the typical height of wood buildings allowed by the National Building Code of Canada (NBCC) was not greater than four stories Now
Jun , One element that can bog a display down is the shear number of samples of textures and colors of composite decking Weyerhaeuser Distribution has proudly served dealers since with the best in building materials, supported by the industry s most experienced local sales and service teams We are
Oct , For one year after the Canada U.S softwood lumber agreement expired in October, , a period of free trade existed a rarity in the Even when increased imports from Canada coincide with higher lumber composite prices and strong U.S industry performance, Petitioner ignores the latter and
May , Plastic decking Outside many houses in middle America is timber deck often with a barbecue or at least a grill sitting at the end This is a place for Their annual margins are lower (though still damn good), and they freely acknowledge (at least in their filing) that a given quarter will be distorted by their
Evaluation of fibre reinforced polymer post tensioned slab bridges using the Canadian Highway Bridge Design Code M No?l, K Soudki Canadian Journal of Civil Experimental investigation of connection details for precast deck panels on concrete girders in composite deck construction M Noel, N Wahab, K Soudki.
, Deck tower interaction in the transverse seismic response of cable stayed bridges and optimum configurations A Camara, E Efthymiou Engineering Multi mode traffic induced vibrations in composite ladder deck bridges under heavy moving vehicles Seismic Behaviour of Cable Stayed Bridges A Review.
Feb , Premier Christy Clark says she is confident B.C and Canada have the right team in place to negotiate a new softwood lumber agreement with the United States despite This is just protectionism and we ve got an opportunity now, I think, to cut a deal that s good for British Columbia and good for Canada.