Shear-X™ Bracket and RidgeVent™

Garwood Manufacturing Co. Inc.

Shear-X™ is a galvanized steel bracket designed to transfer shear forces in roof diaphragms across the vented ridge accommodating framing members spaced 16” and 24” o.c. RidgeVent™ is a low profile attic vent that is installed on vented-ridge roof systems.

Engineering Services

DrJ provides engineering and related services specializing in light-frame construction.

Structural engineering services are not currently offered in Illinois.

Product Certification

DrJ is an ISO/IEC 17065 accredited product certification body through ANSI Accreditation Services. 

Contact Us

Learn more about DrJ and let us know how we can help with innovative products, processes and services. Knowledge, sound design and good installation always lead to success!

Contact Us