What Is a Scissor Truss?

scissor truss has interconnecting triangular parts

A scissor truss is a very strong triangular-shaped roof framing component. Together with other trusses, a group of scissor trusses makes up a building’s roof rafters and ceiling framing. If you’re building a home, cabin, patio roof, or other structure, you may have encountered “scissor trusses” as an option for building the roof. “What is […]