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The 2013 RAM Portfolio
Explore the full line of RAM Commercial Vehicles.
RAM 2500 & 3500 Brochure
The RAM Heavy Duty pickups have been transformed into more advanced workers than ever.
Ram Trucks for Commercial Use: Then & Now
The instinct to provide to-the-point, easy-to-read truck specs to business owners has been a part of the RAM Trucks brand since at least 1941.
ARTICLES FROM professional deck BUILDER MAGAZINE
Deck Codes for 2015
Account of a meeting between deck industry representatives and the ICC code council
Framing Decks With Steel
Light-gauge steel framing requires fewer footings and stays straight and flat
Rehabbing a Rotted Porch Stair
A template helps to fit the bottom tread around the posts
Placing Concrete Slabs
Understanding the basics is the key to preventing spalling and cracking
New Pool & Spa Code
The Pool and Spa Code will require decks to be sloped and drained, and deck boards to be spaced
Supporting a Deck with a Retaining Wall
A stone-faced concrete-block wall joins a new deck to the backyard
Today’s codes require specialized connections on decks, from footings to framing
Safety Factor in Design
Discussion of 250 percent safety factor in guard rails
A Preview of New Ledger-Bolting Code Requirements
The 2012 International Residential Code includes a new and complicated prescriptive requirement for bolting ledgers.
Building an Elliptical Deck
A layout trick simplifies a complicated project