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Look, Ma No Tape Measure! – Video

At the recent National Frame Builders’ Association trade show, we decided to put our SmartBuild System to the test. We have touted that this light gauge steel technology which includes powerful, simple software and a manufactured product solution so easy to use that little to no training is required. So we took a software company CEO, COO and Product Manager

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Keymark Goes Tiny – Video

A little while back, we blogged about a recent software package we wrote that anyone could use to model a Tiny House.  We promised a video.  It’s available now.  Just click on the link below or paste in your browser…     Take a look and let us know what you think.  What other small buildings could benefit from software

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Keymark goes Tiny

A trend has taken hold over the last several years in the housing industry to build very small houses.  The Tiny House movement has captured the imagination of people across the country and in fact around the world.  Magazine articles and television shows have been devoted to the topic of how to build a living space that will fit on

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American Iron and Steel Institute Research Report

I learned today a new research report was recently published by American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI). This report (RP15-2 published in April 2015) pertains to the design of load bearing clip angles. Keymark is currently in the process of developing a set of standardized truss details which will include steel truss to truss connection. The timing of this American

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This steel technology is exciting…

I arrived for my first day at Keymark a few weeks ago. I’ve been part of this company in the past and I felt excited to rejoin the team, which for the past 2+ years has been exclusively focused on the cold-formed steel industry. Today I found myself in a room with two bundled packages of pre-cut, ink-jet marked tracks

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KeyTruss – Steel Truss Design

Keymark Enterprises is pleased to announce the commercial availability of its proprietary steel truss solution called KeyTruss; the latest innovation in steel framing. KeyTruss is a new and unique steel-truss system that combines the benefits of standard C-shaped steel trusses with a series of new capabilities that greatly improve performance in truss manufacturing, assembly, logistics, and installation. The KeyTruss system

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