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Top Level Wall & Roof Truss Framing: Should I Build On Site or Use a Prefab Lightweight Steel Framing System?

1 May 2017

Pre-fabrication is often described as a faster, more efficient and easier construction method. But is it worth replacing your traditional on site construction method with a lightweight steel framing system? How can it make a positive impact on your project budget and timeline?

Instead of listing out the differences, here’s an easy to follow infographic on what’s involved for both construction methods and the trades required:

Here are some of the advantages when using a prefab system:

>   Integrated professional trade services

>   Long span capabilities

>   Lower labour costs

>   Lightweight construction to reduce floor load

>  For a full list of benefits, download our Wall and Roof Truss Framing Brochure

SBS Group is a manufacturer of pre-fabricated lightweight steel framing systems. Based in Melbourne, Victoria, we have been building smarter since 2003.

For precision-made, pre-fabricated, lightweight & high strength wall and roof truss frames for your next project, contact us on 1300 782 950 or send your plans and details through to

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