The code-listed Strong-Wall site-built portal frame system (PFS) provides designers, builders and contractors in prescriptive markets with an easy way to meet coderequired wall-bracing requirements with narrow wall widths. Simple and quick to install, the PFS is a cost-effective alternative to IRC braced-wall solutions.
The PFS single-wall portal frame kit provides all the necessary hardware to build a single-wall portal frame system to meet code-required wall-bracing requirements with narrow wall widths.
Calculate the required length of wall bracing to resist prescriptive lateral loads in accordance with the International Residential Code.
Identify prescriptive and pre-engineered solutions to site-build shearwalls, allowing designers to quickly select space-efficient panels.
The PFS is designed for quick, accurate installation and meets wall bracing requirements in narrow spaces without sacrificing strength. To learn more, view our installation video.