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Attic Truss – Deco Truss® Miami – KeyLargo – Export

Need more space, but cannot afford it or do not want to build a larger house? Here’s an idea When designing a New House or Addition you can use the attic space with-in the trusses to create extra space, which can be used for a loft, bedroom, study or just extra closet space. This is… more »

Wood Truss versus Metal Trusses

Metal Trusses (Light Gauge Steel Trusses) have become more popular in that last few years.  However what many do not understand is that Metal Trusses cost 5X (YES 5 Times) as much as standard Pre-Fabricated Wood Trusses, and that’s just for the trusses.  Installation will also cost you more, due to everything having to be… more »

A Warning to Architects & Engineers

Recently we have started to see a very unfortunate trend in the Wood Truss Industry, which by all means is unprofessional. As a Wood Truss Manufacture it is our business to know what works and what does not, simple as that.  Unfortunately, many truss companies out there are looking for any means to “Low Ball”… more »

Wood Trusses – You Get What You Pay For

Bad Truss Pics From Job Site Visit 02.02.2012 I was recently asked by a client to go take a look at a job he was doing, which we did not manufacture the trusses for. Unfortunately the homeowner did not shop around and visit the truss plant to make sure what he was getting for his… more »

Increase Uplift on Your Trusses – Miami-Dade-FL Approves Foam for Hurricane Zone Use

BASF today announced that closed-cell spray polyurethane foam products have received hurricane-zone approval from the Miami-Dade County Building and Neighborhood Compliance (BNC) Department. Tests and engineering evaluations of COMFORT FOAM® and SPRAYTITE® (178 series) applied at roofing trusses increased the wind-uplift resistance of a traditional code-approved home roof by more than 200 percent. Spray Polyurethane… more »

USP Connectors – Miami – Key Largo – Caribbean – Supplier

Deco Truss® Company is South Florida’s Largest Supplier of USP Connectors Customers and Other Lumber Yards send Clients to Deco Truss, because of of Large Inventory and The Ability to get Products in with 1-2 Business Days. Take a Look at USP Connector Catalog On Line    

Repair Truss/Truss Repairs – Miami, South Florida, Florida Keys

Question: Who Can Design Repairs to Pre-Fabricated Wood Truss Answer: While it is recommended to use The Truss Company and/or The Truss Engineer, there is no code that states you must use the Truss Engineer that Sealed The Truss Engineering and/or Layout.  Any Engineer, with Structural Knowledge can do a Truss repair to any Truss. … more »

Why Choose Deco Truss®; because we tell you the Truth and Put Everything in Writing

When comparing Truss Quotes you should always Compare Apples to Apples.  This means insuring that you get the following: Make sure all the pages of The Architecture/Engineering Plans that you provided for the Bid, are shown on the Truss Contract/Proposal from the Truss Company giving you a price. This will insure you are getting a Hard Number for what… more »

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