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Floor and Wall Framing

This video instructs students on the how-to of floor and wall framing. Topics include girders and studs, installing sills, installing floor joists and subflooring, constructing shoes and plates, assembling exterior house walls, erecting exterior house walls, and constructing interior partitions. A viewable/printable instructor’s guide is available online. Correlates to the Competencies and Objectives of the National Center for Construction Education & Research. A Shopware Production. (16 minutes)

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Preparing a House Frame
Types of house frames are balloon, platform, and post and beam. Platform framing is described in detail for this project. Framing plans are presented for load bearing, openings, and plumbing.