Hayley Selden

Exposed Trusses – Where Craft and Functionality Meet

by Hayley Selden July 29, 2019
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Classic mountain homes have traditionally been constructed of heavy timbers – initially due to available materials, and now for continued aesthetics. Exposed timbers have since found their way into other modern design trends with farmhouse and industrial styles gaining popularity. Although many of these current […]

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PlanGrid – Saving Time and Paper Cuts

by Hayley Selden July 15, 2019

    PlanGrid is a construction software and application that allows all users to access, update, and modify building plans in real time. This ability not only saves time, but also works towards eliminating miscommunication between architects, engineers, and contractors. Below is a list of some […]

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Plate Crushing – Importance and Solutions

by Hayley Selden January 29, 2019
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“Sticky” doors and windows? Plate crushing could be to blame The Issue When there is a large point load coming down on a wall, even though the post below can withstand the load, that is not always the case for the top and bottom plates […]

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