New guide from Simpson Strong-Tie provides installation help

Simpson Strong Tie, world leader in connectors for the construction industry, has compiled a new Installation Guide to help building designers and carpenters use its extensive range more efficiently and correctly.

Available as a download in PDF format, the comprehensive guide features simple diagram based tips and pointers for the building professional to follow. It can also be easily viewed on smart mobile devices.

Over 50 product ranges are included in the guide which is regularly updated as new ones are released. Everything from I-Joist and metal web hangers to truss, timber frame and SIP connectors are profiled as well as structural screws, post bases and joist end caps.

Jon Head, Simpson Strong Tie Engineered Timber Division said:

“Correct installation is vital to building a safe structure and this new flexible guide is a useful tool designed to appeal to architects and builders alike. As a PDF document, designers can easily extract pages to send with layout drawings or the installer can now view the guide at the site from smart mobile devices.”

To download the new Installation Guide, please visit or telephone: 01827 255 600.