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From: Journal of Light Construction April 2015

Posted on: April 7, 2015

Quick Way to Box Columns

By JLC Staff


The Simpliframe modular fastening system is sold in kits containing small plastic parts that snap together into rectangular frames, which in turn provide the skeleton for a mechanical chase or box-in for a Lally column. Much faster than messing around with lumber or strapping—and resulting in a smaller profile—these will yield big savings in labor. The basic kit with enough parts for several frames large enough to box a basement column sells for around $25.

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