Structural Systems + Panels

One of the most important parts of a house is its structure—the foundation, joists, and beams that hold everything up. This section offers all of the latest innovations in trusses, beams, engineered lumber, and much more.

Michael's Homes entry for CertainTeed Gypsum award

River Watch home in Soddy Daisy, Tenn., by Michael’s Homes

Michael's Homes entry for CertainTeed Gypsum award

River Watch home in Soddy Daisy, Tenn., by Michael’s Homes

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Pneumatic Vacuum Residential Elevator

Photo courtesy of Pneumatic Vacuum Elevators

Pneumatic Vacuum Residential Elevator

Photo courtesy of Pneumatic Vacuum Elevators

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Photo courtesy of Team Alabama

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Photo courtesy of Team Alabama

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HercuWall Panelized concrete structure

Hercutech

The HercuWall panelized system combines composite concrete and steel structure, foam insulation, water and vapor barrier, window and door casings, and attachment points for drywall and exterior finishes. ShearStrip Technology eliminates vertical steel rebar reinforcing. LafargeHolcim will now also market the system in North America. 

HercuWall Panelized concrete structure

Hercutech

The HercuWall panelized system combines composite concrete and steel structure, foam insulation, water and vapor barrier, window and door casings, and attachment points for drywall and exterior finishes. ShearStrip Technology eliminates vertical steel rebar reinforcing. LafargeHolcim will now also market the system in North America. 

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