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Ceiling: Residential Construction Framing

After checking the building code for specifications, it’s time to add a ceiling to newly framed walls. This program takes students through the process of creating a ceiling frame to tie the walls together and provide the underlying structure for the installation of ducts, pipes, and insulation. Along with safety, tool, and green-building tips, it explains the essentials of laying out the ceiling frame and installing joists, with details on spacing, butting, splicing, the benefits of using engineered I joists, and more. A viewable/printable instructor’s guide is available online. A Shopware Production. Part of the series Residential Construction Framing. (8 minutes)

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Jobsite Safety Guidelines
Falls are the leading cause of accidents and injuries in residential construction. Plan ahead and follow OSHA guideless. Dress appropriately and learn procedures for safe tool operation.