It’s easier to avoid these problems than it is to fix them.
The builder always blames the lumber, and the lumberyard always blames the builder. But all of the issues are easily avoided if the builder and the lumberyard work together to choose the right products and make sure they’re installed correctly.
- Use the right joists for the span
- Maybe sub-floor adhesive is worth the extra cost
- Tricks for fixing squeaks after the fact
Floors that Squeak, Sag and Bounce at LBM Expo
Thursday, February 7, 2019
1:15 PM – 1:45 PM
Demo Zone #2
About LBM Expo Demo Zone #2: No More Callbacks
Help your customers avoid their worst nightmare.
Avoiding the most common (and costly) construction mistakes should be a priority for both you and your builder customer. That often means choosing a product with a higher upfront cost, something builders may be reluctant to do. You need to help them understand that at times choosing a more expensive product may in fact save them expensive callbacks. We will show you how to do that.