Floors and Floor Framing

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Technology Education Floors and Floor Framing
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Technology Education Floor Framing A structure placed on top of the foundation that serves as a building platform. Begins once the foundation is complete. Usually happens before the foundation is back filled. Floor framing helps the foundation withstand the pressure the ground pushes on it.
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Technology Education Girders and Beams They provided the needed support when the span is to great to go from foundation to foundation. Can be wood, metal, or engineered lumber.
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Technology Education Sill Plate or Mud Sill What are they? Is there a difference? What do they do? What are common problems? How are the problems fixed?
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Technology Education Sill, What is it? They are placed directly on top of the foundation. A seal is placed between them and the foundation. They give a nailing surface for the future structure
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This note was uploaded on 02/21/2012 for the course IT 278 taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '08 term at Purdue.

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