Tag Archives: pole barns

Let it breathe: The importance of ventilation in the wood-framed structure

- By Mark Mullins, Fabral Applications Engineer/Product Training Manager – Ventilation is a critical contributor to the life cycle performance of a building. Pole barns and post-frame buildings can, in many cases, allow moisture to the interior of these buildings, … Read more »

Posted in Construction Industry News, FN April 2015, Frame Building News, RB March 2015, Rural Builder Magazine | Tagged Fabral, pole barns, post-frame, ventilation | Leave a comment

The possibilities of post frame: Ohio DOT project helps move style beyond pole barns

RB May 2013 cover

- By Sharon Thatcher, Rural Builder magazine – Municipal projects offer many opportunities for contractors who have the patience for the challenge. But for post-frame builders, the potential opportunities may not even be offered due to a lack of understanding … Read more »

Posted in Construction Industry News, Featured Magazine, Frame Building News, Low Rise Construction, Post Frame, Post Frame News, Post Frame Products, Post-Frame Technique, Products, RB May 2013, Rural Builder Magazine | Tagged Ohio Department of Transportation, pole barns, post frame | Leave a comment

New Products: The PostSetter

Set your posts with ease and precision in half the time with the PostSetter. Crews have discovered using the PostSetter not only makes them look more professional but makes the task of setting posts easier, faster, less fatiguing, and more … Read more »

Posted in Construction Industry News, Low Rise Construction, New Products, Post Frame, Post-Frame Technique, Products, Supplier News, Tools and Jobsite Equipment | Tagged HMTools, pole barns, post frame, postsetter, setting posts | Leave a comment

What makes a good post-frame crew member?

With the current economic woes comes a high unemployment rate. Tom Flynn of Lynnman Construction says, “We have people stopping by our offices asking for work right now.” However, just because someone wants a job doesn’t mean he will make … Read more »

Posted in Business and Management, FN November 2011, Frame Building News, In the Industry, Low Rise Construction, Post Frame | Tagged employee retention, pole barns, post-frame | Leave a comment