Storage and handling guidelines for PWLVL and PWI Joists manufactured by Pacific Woodtech Corporation.
Store bundles upright on a smooth, level, well-drained, and supportive surface. Bundles should not be in contact with the ground.
Bundles should remain wrapped, strapped, and protected from the weather until the time of installation.
Avoid excessive bowing during all phases of handling and installation.
Never use or field repair a damaged I-joist.