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1

why is conducting a frame check important?

It assures you that he framing is 100% complete. gives you an opportunity to check problems that would hurt you later down the road.

2

what is sill sealer?

foam vapor barrier between the concrete and bottom plate

3

name the three areas that sill sealer is to be used?

Mud sill, knee wall, full height exterior walls

4

what is an "h" clip and how often should it be used?

metal clip between sheathing that is used to provide the proper tolerances between the roof sheathing for additional support. is used 1 every truss bay.

5

what is a single hung window

window with one stationary sash at top and one operating sash on bottom

6

Mud sill

2x6 pressure treated framing member that is mailed to the foundation, which is used to support the framed decks.

7

Ring joist

2x10c material nailed around the perimeter of deck system.

8

Floor joist

lumber that rums from front wall of the house to rear wall of house. supports floor system.

9

Decking

3/8" OSB sheathing that covers the floor joist

10

Header

wooden member used to provide strength to framed area that consist of a window, door, archway openings.

11

Bearing wall vs. non bearing wall

wall used to carry structural loads vs wall that doesn't support additional weight, just drywall.

12

Stanchion Post

Vertical steal post that supports the horizontal beam

13

Doubler

2 Joist nailed together

14

Tripler

3 joist nailed together

15

Fire Blocking

2x4 and 3/4" OSB used to prevent the spread of fire and smoke

16

Truss

Beams or chords used to support the roof system of a house

17

Bottom chord

wood member at the bottom of the fuss acts like a ceiling joist

18

Top chord

wood member that sheahting is nailed to that acts as a rafter

19

Scissor truss

truss that serves with out a bottom horizontal chord used mainly to form cathedral ceilings

20

Webbing

cross members that support top & bottom chords of a truss

21

who must approve the frame checklist?

Supervisor on site

22

what is a fire stop?

foam or blocking used to prevent the spread of fires

23

name two areas were fire stop is used?

bulkheads and chases

24

what is meant by 6/12 pitch?

6" rise and 12" run

25

describe what is meant by a bulkhead

portion of ceiling that is dropped- has plumbing, HVAC, electrical wiring running through it

26

16 d common nail

general construction nail with thick shank for strength

27

8 d ring shank nail

2 1/2" nail used for OSB or deck

28

Cut nail

nail used for concrete

29

4 d finish nail

thinner 1 1/2" nail used for fininshing and trim

30

Galvanized nail

weather resistant nail used for hangers and other framing members

31

Masonry nail

nail used at mortar joints

32

duplex nail

nail used for temporary bracing

33

what is a cantilever?

beam that extends beyond walls

34

what is a soffit?

horizontal material attached to the underside of the truss

35

draw and identify a stairway

page 6 of framing quiz

36

What is a fascia?

a flat band at the surface of a bolding that projects from the face of the wall.

37

what is the rough opening for a 2'8" x 6'8" door?

2' 10" x 6' 11"

38

what areas need to have construction adhesive applied?

Gable end trusses, exterior bottom plates, under interior panels

39

Should the crown of a joist go up or down?

Up, because overtime, pressure and weight will cause it to bend and you want then to bend straight

40

what is Syn-board?

Synthetic wood used for exterior trim, which is used because it is resistant to weather conditions.

41

what is a reverse gable?

A section of roof that has the gable facing the opposite way of the main roof section

42

stopped at page 8 problem 22

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43

What is a hip roof?

A roof consisting of four sloping sides.

44

Where is a framing square used on a frame check?

To check wall corners for square

45

What is the purpose of flashing?

Used to direct moisture to the exterior of the house. Used to prevent moisture issues.

46

What height is kitchen cabinet blocking required?


42" cabinets: 96"
30" cabinets: 84"

47

What is a double hung window?

Window with to active sashes

48

What is a threshold?

Door sill at bottom of a door opening at exterior doors

49

What does 3046 mean?

Window is 3' wide and 4' 6" tall

50

What's does OSB mean?

Oriented strand board

51

What is a cricket or saddle?

Small roof built by a fireplace chimney that is flashed and shingled to direct water away from structure.

52

Nailing schedule for exterior wall corners:

16" OC

53

Joist to plates nail pattern:

16d toe, nailed to each side

54

Subfloor nailing pattern:

Edges: 6"
Field: 10" OC

55

Roof sheathing nail pattern:

Edges: 6" OC
Field: 10" OC

56

Wall sheathing nail pattern:

Edges: 6" OC
Field: 12" OC

57

What is brick mold, and where is it used?

Brick mold is trim that goes around exterior of doors/windows.

58

What is a joist hanger used for?

Used to support joist that meet with LVL hanger

59

What is the height of hand rail blocking?

36" for level rail

28" center line for rack railing

60

What does LH and RH mean?

Right hand and left hand

61

What is the minimum size and depth of an attic access?

21" x 30" x 15"Deep- one inch deeper than blown insulation

62

Name there kinda of roof trusses?

Piggyback truss, hip truss, girder truss.

63

Describe an I joist:

Wooden I-beam- top and bottom plate are finger jointed 2x

64

What is a rim board?

Used when using JSI

65

Squash block

1/16 blocking that allows transfer of weight in floor system

66

Web stiffner

Strengthen baring point above or below

67

Backer block

Block for drywall to fasten onto.

68

2 things to look for with I joist when conducting a frame check

1) proper location of flang cuts

2) web stiffeners are in place

69

Name 3 components that are part of our braces wall panels

1) nailing schedule

2) tie downs

3) GB wall