Does Your Plan Require Lateral Load Design?

Our professional engineers will evaluate your project and develop plans that abide by the lateral load requirements of the state building code.


SWS framing plans will include a separate drawing that addresses all shear wall/braced wall requirements including the following:

     -Sheathing Nailing Patterns

     -Hold Downs

     -Portal Frames (when necessary)


With this documentation, you’ll be ready to get permit approval and start framing your now fully compliant project.

Structural Wood Systems, Inc.  |  241 Lake Street, Bellingham, MA 

 (508) 876-9663  |  P.O. Box: 737

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