Wall Anchoring In Reference To Recent Storm Damages

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Do the building codes address wall anchoring and roof attachment sufficiently?

Poll ended at Mon Jun 30, 2008 11:35 am

Yes
21
84%
No
4
16%
 
Total votes : 25

Wall Anchoring In Reference To Recent Storm Damages

Postby forumadmin » Mon Jun 02, 2008 9:13 am

Do the building codes address wall anchoring and roof attachment sufficiently?
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Re: Wall Anchoring In Reference To Recent Storm Damages

Postby daleg » Mon Jun 02, 2008 3:05 pm

I think that for wall anchoring it does. Some of our straight line winds and tornados exceed the 90 mph design. For trusses one must study the uplift design provided by the truss manufacturer.(Confusing at best)
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Re: Wall Anchoring In Reference To Recent Storm Damages

Postby larry Huff » Mon Jun 23, 2008 8:54 am

Yes it does.
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