West 34 1/2 Street, Houston, Texas near Oak Forest
This development consists of (25) individual townhomes each consisting of a three-story unit of approximately 3,000 square feet. There are (4) unique models with each model having floor plan and elevation options to allow customization. For a full description of the option visit the architect (Moment Architects) page, link below.
The structural consists of a post-tensioned stiffened slab-on-ground foundation with conventional 2×6 (exterior) and 2×4 (interior) wall framing, wood floor trusses and then a mix of wood roof trusses and conventional braced rafter roof construction.
Structural OSB sheathing was used for the shear walls with Simpson Strong-Tie holdowns.
To resist the high wind speeds prevalent in Houston, we utilized Simpson Strong-Tie hurricane clips and straps to form a complete load path.
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