OSB (Oriented Strand Board) 2010 California Residential Code

Most builders in Oakland, CA and probably in the United States are using OSB, or Oriented Strand Board for shear wall structural panels. There was some question with the new 2010 California Residential Code as to whether this is allowed. “Table R602.10.2 -Intermittent bracing methods” describes different types of panels that are used for shear […]