Trusses are the future.
The only way to build homes is with roof trusses.

 
Metal Plates Are Used on Wood Roof Trusses 

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Easy To Install Metal Roof Trusses With Less Headaches.

The only way to build and design your own metal roof trusses is to research your idea on what you are looking for. There will be a few different ways to figure out where to start. If you don´t want to do it your self then the manufactures would love to talk to you and get what you are looking for. The first roof truss was stick built from lumber just like stick framing but with wood gussets as plates until metal plates were made. Now you can find metal roof trusses almost anywhere

Web Members: The web members of a metal roof trusses divide it into triangles. The members indicated by heavy lines normally carry stresses for vertical loads. The top chords of these metal roof trusses slope slightly in one or two directions for roof drainage, but this does not change the type of truss. The necessary number of subdivisions, or panels, depends on the length of the span.

Roof-truss solutions, residential and commercial, include: metal roof trusses that meet or exceed wind, weight-loading, and deflection criteria. A roof truss can make complex roofs easier to build, providing a complete system that includes girders, hip framing, vaulted or coffered ceilings, and more—all bearing on outside-wall or intersecting trusses. The system eliminates posts and beams and allows for clear-span floor plans / open concept. This all can save time money and used that somewhere else in your project.

  • Economy: Labor savings due to light weight, easy to install with job site labor, no trimming, no cutting, open webs, very fast to finish, result in overall lower cost.
  • Consistent Quality: Shop fabricated on precision machinery in accordance with high standards (usually but check with manufacturer).
  • Architectural Versatility: Almost unlimited aesthetic and workable design capability.

Go ahead and have a look around. Bring your imagination with you! We think you´ll like what you see.

Once again, modern materials and techniques have come to the rescue, so today we use attic trusses in trussed roof loft conversions to replace bulky timber webs and free up loft space.