Connectors add greater
strength and safety to your project, require fewer
nails for installation, and often eliminate the
need for toenailing or more complicated traditional
If you've never used connectors before,
you may be surprised by our many
products that make wood frame construction
easier for both the weekend carpenter and
the professional builder. Read more about connectors basics.
Even if you've used joist hangers, angles, or
strap ties before, you may not know about all
the other connectors we make for specific
applications like post bases and caps, seismic
and hurricane anchors, framing anchors and
shelf or fence brackets. Fill all nail holes with
specified fasteners before loading.
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