Finishing operations after Steel House Frame Installation 

A perspective for the steel frame house builder

The installation of your steel house frame is now complete – congratulations on choosing a residential steel frame! It will form a robust and superior skeleton for completion of your home, increasing the value of your investment and significantly reduce your risk of termite infestation!

This overview of the finishing operations on your steel house frame is meant as a general guide for steel frame homes only, and some practices may vary from place ...

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Luxury 2-Storey Riverfront Residence: River Links, Hope Island

Luxury 2-storey 450SQM riverfront residence constructed from 90mm steel frame studs with true-end bearing stud technology. This means vertical loads are transmitted to the base plate for superior steel frame performance. Steel frames feature a continuous nogging, internal K-Brace and fixed with 6mm heavy duty screw in recessed dimple. This produces a flush profile for seamless plaster wall linings! SCA In-house engineering capabilities are first class – view spectacular cantilevered roof on alfresco. This home comprises 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, kitchen, butler’s ...

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Single level STEEL FRAME HOME masterpiece: Korsman Drive, Thornlands, Qld

Steel Construction Australia design, manufacture, install and certify steel frames for residential homes. This luxury single level home (440SQM) comprises 5 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, office, living, dining, kitchen & butler’s pantry, laundry, large alfresco & double garages. This contemporary masterpiece boasts double volumes and raked ceilings. Living the dream!

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GENERAL PRACTICE FOR TRADIES when working with steel frames & roof trusses

More and more homeowners and builders are becoming more knowledgeable about the benefits of building steel frame homes. The evolution of timber carpenter to steel carpenter is logical progression. The skill sets required by the different trades when working with steel frames and roof trusses is not much different to those required by traditional timber tradies. Trades who empower themselves with the necessary knowledge to work with steel frames, will have a competitive edge due to their diverse competency.

A concise overview below offers ...

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Luxury Steel Frame Home: In-house engineers at SCA build beautiful homes on Gold Coast, QLD

Steel Construction Australia offers a One-Stop-Service to the residential and commercial building industries of SE Qld and northern NSW: steel wall panels, steel floor joists and steel roof trusses are designed by in-house structural engineer, Ricardo Ramirez and manufactured by engineer, Gio Pellegrino, to precise engineering standards. www.steelconstructionaustralia.com.au

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Steel Construction Australia (SCA) supports Vertex Building Design Software (Vertex BD)

Vertex BD software is an extremely flexible building design tool aimed at residential steel frame, commercial steel frame and industrial builders using cold formed steel (CFS) technology. Using BIM technology, Vertex BD maximises productivity and accuracy by generating architectural and structural drawing sets, fabrication drawings, material reports, manufacturing data and architectural visualisations all from one building model.

Greater Efficiency: Shorter design cycle

Vertex BD includes a powerful 3D environment directly connected to the 2D layer, enabling many operations to be performed faster ...

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Tradies 101 : Working with steel frames made simple

Are you a builder or tradie and are hesitant to work with steel frames?

Nothing could be simpler when you know how.

The link contains video clips and fact sheets to assist frame fixers, plasterers, 2nd fix carpenters, plumbers and electricians when working with steel frames. It features the very helpful BlueScope talking blue heeler Bluey to guide tradies through the site.

http://tradies.truecore.com.au/

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