Architectural Specifications

Product MasterSpec

Super Stud Building Products, Inc. is your full service source for structural cold-formed steel (CFS) products and accessories (section 05 40 00), as well as nonstructural interior framing products and accessories (section 09 22 00). Structural products include studs, tracks, clip angles, connectors, bridging, slip connectors, and accessories; nonstructural products include shaft wall studs, The EDGE™ interior studs, ceiling joists and tracks, clips, connectors, and a full line of both steel and vinyl accessories for gypsum construction. Architectural specifications for both structural and nonstructural products have been developed through Product MasterSpec®, and are available as a free download. Using Super Stud specifications will ensure quality products and accessories for your structure: with true Galvanized metallic coating for corrosion protection (no “EQ” coatings), and 3rd party code compliance certification through Home Innovation Research Labs, Inc.

Click here for Product MasterSpec® for division 5 (section 05 40 00)
Click here for Product MasterSpec® for division 9 (section 09 22 16)
Click here for edited specification section 05 40 00, ready for contract documents
Click here for edited specification section 09 22 16, ready for contract documents



3rd Party Certifications


Home Innovation Research Labs, Inc., formerly the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) Research Center, has been evaluating and certifying building products for over 25 years.  Their staff has been instrumental in the development of code-referenced standards for cold-formed steel (CFS), and their expertise is recognized across the North American construction industry.  Home Innovation’s certification provides confidence that certified products meet the requirements of the 2012 International Building Code (IBC). These requirements include material properties, dimensional tolerances, and labeling as detailed in various AISI and ASTM standards including ASTM C645, ASTM A653, ASTM C955, ASTM A1003, and AISI S200.  Periodic inspections at our manufacturing locations by Home Innovation and testing at Home Innovation’s laboratory in Maryland verifies the product compliance.  To maintain our Home Innovation certification, Super Stud is required to maintain a documented quality management system within strict guidelines, which is checked at each inspection.  To see the current listing of certified facilities on the Home Innovation website, click here.

Click here for our latest certification for our New Jersey manufacturing facility
Click here for our latest certification for our Mississippi manufacturing facility

BuildSteel Feature

Building a Steel Home for a Hero: Super Stud Framing Inc. donated cold-formed steel framing building materials to build a home for Sergeant Luis Remanche, who was injured in Afghanistan