Construction Videos

How-to’s, product features and construction videos of interest to building professionals.

How Technology is Changing the Construction Industry

Automation in industry has already changed construction significantly, but now the pace of change is almost blinding. 3-D printing, drones and robots are taking over where only humans once dared to tread. Think you know what the future holds? This video provides an interesting look at how far we have already journeyed on that...

S-5! Still a Leader In Innovation & Testing

S-5! continues to be an industry leader in innovation and testing. For over 25 years S-5! has conducted rigorous testing to document the holding strength, safety and engineering excellence of their attachment products across a broad spectrum of metal roofing profiles. Click here to watch the video and learn more about S-5!’s testing.

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MFM Building Products issues WindowWrap instructional video

MFM Building Products, a manufacturer of a full envelope of waterproofing and weather barrier products for the building industry, has released a new WindowWrap® Instructional Video on the proper installation techniques for the company’s line of window flashing tapes. This step-by-step video illustrates the proper flashing steps and installation tips to ensure that the...

MBMA releases new video on metal building systems

The Metal Building Manufacturers Association ( MBMA ) has released a new video featuring the engineering and manufacturing processes used to design and produce metal buildings systems. The six-minute video illustrates how the metal building process works, from design concept to manufacturing, delivery and construction. It also features photos and video of cutting-edge projects...

Noah’s Ark world’s largest freestanding timber-frame structure

The mammoth Ark Encounter project is being recognized as the world’s largest freestanding timber frame structure, with a total of 3.1 million board feet of timber used in its construction. A football field and a half long, the volume of the Biblically scaled Ark is the equivalent of 500 standard semi-truck trailers, and features...

36 Mass Timber Conference videos available on YouTube

If you missed the Mass Timber Conference in March and want to discover more about current opportunities and obstacles for cross-laminated timber, nail-laminated timber, glulam panels, laminated veneer lumber, and other mass timber construction in North America, there are now 36 videos from conference workshops posted on YouTube. Topics range from fire safety challenges...

APA Video Briefs address key construction tips and topics

APA – The Engineered Wood Association is reporting strong interest in its new series of short online “Video Briefs” that address key construction tips and topics. The videos, all under six minutes in length, are available for free viewing on the Association’s website, www.apawood.org, and YouTube channel. “We know that building professionals are looking...