The Architecture Puzzler
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Architecture Puzzler #121
In construction jargon, what does "three in eight" refer to?
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Architecture Puzzler #120
Back in the days before glulam beams, framing was often done with heavy timber. Framing members were often specified as "FOHC," or "free of heart center." Why was wood specified FOHC?
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