Versa-Stud LVL

For Straighter, Taller Walls

For stronger, solid, straighter walls, go big with the consistent strength and performance of engineered wall studs.

Product Overview

Versa-Stud® laminated veneer lumber (LVL) framing is engineered to deliver strong, stiff, straight walls, resulting in a solid feel, smooth surface, and high-quality finish.

With its high performance and quality, Versa-Stud LVL is ideally suited for tall walls, stairwells, large window walls, and walls with cabinets or tile.

Versa-Stud LVL Benefits

  • Engineered for superior performance standards
  • Provides strength and consistency
  • Waterproof structural adhesives
Available Depths:

  • 3 ½″
  • 5 ½″
  • 7 ¼″
  • 9 ¼″
Available Widths:

  • 1 ½″
  • Strength & Performance

    Versa-Stud LVL offers at least 2.1 times more bending strength and 20% more stiffness than No. 2 SPF dimension lumber. Builders can count on stronger walls to resist wind loads, stiffer walls for a stronger feel, and straighter walls for a high-quality finish. Eased edges help prevent splinters.

  • Ideal for Tall Walls

    Versa-Stud LVL is a solution that provides superior wind resistance, strength, and appearance in tall wall applications. The studs come in long lengths for various applications and wall heights.

  • Straightforward Installation

    Versa-Stud LVL wall framing is consistent from stud to stud, eliminating the hassle of finding the perfect piece. It’s easy to install, with no special tools or training required — a must-have feature in today’s tight labor market.

Product Literature

TitleResource TypeShareresource-category_hfilterregion_hfilter
Western Versa-Stud LVL 1.7 2400 Tall Wall Guide – LVL-W2031*Popular, Product / Specifier GuideViewaa-popular product-specifier-guideus-east us-west canada-east canada-west
Eastern Versa-Stud 1.8, 2650 Wall Guide (tall walls) – LVL-E2031*Popular, Product / Specifier GuideViewaa-popular product-specifier-guideus-east
Données climatiques – Mur de grande hauteur – Canada – LVL-CF2032Product FlyerViewproduct-flyercanada-east canada-west
Canadian Tall Wall Climatic Data Spec Guide – LVL-C2032Product / Specifier GuideViewproduct-specifier-guidecanada-east canada-west
Canadian Tall Wall Stud & Column Spec Guide – LVL-C2031Product / Specifier GuideViewproduct-specifier-guidecanada-east canada-west
Allowable Fastener Spacing & Design for BCI Joists and VERSA-LAM – GE-3Tech NoteViewtech-noteus-east us-west
BCI / AJS Joist, VERSA-LAM & BOISE GLULAM Exterior Exposure Policy – GE-4Tech NoteViewtech-noteus-east us-west
Brick Veneer Support on Wood – GE-2Tech NoteViewtech-noteus-east us-west
Designing for Ceramic or Stone Tile Floor Finishes – GE-6Tech NoteViewtech-noteus-east us-west
Design Load Considerations for Non-Load Bearing Partition Walls in Residental Construction – GE-22Tech NoteViewtech-noteus-east us-west
Electrical Wiring Installation Horizontal Holes – GE-27Tech NoteViewtech-noteus-east us-west
Feet & Inches on a Regular Calculator – GE-9Tech NoteViewtech-noteus-east us-west
Flame Spread Classifications and Corresponding Surface Treatments – GE-13Tech NoteViewtech-noteus-east us-west
High Slope Roofs – GE-12Tech NoteViewtech-noteus-east us-west
Formaldehyde & Engineered Wood Products – GE-15Tech NoteViewtech-noteus-east us-west
Installed Damaged Product – GE-28Tech NoteViewtech-noteus-east us-west
Lateral Bracing of Joists and Beams – GE-16Tech NoteViewtech-noteus-east us-west
PreserveTech HW / Royal Pacific Industries Insect-Treated Engineered Wood Products for Hawaii – GE-26Tech NoteViewtech-noteus-east us-west
Pressure and Topical Applications and Treatments – GE-25Tech NoteViewtech-noteus-east us-west
Required Separation Between Garage and Living Space Above – GE-5Tech NoteViewtech-noteus-east us-west
Temperature and Moisture Content of Engineered Wood Products During Manufacturing – GE-10Tech NoteViewtech-noteus-east us-west
Use of Boise Cascade EWP for Concrete Formwork – GE-24Tech NoteViewtech-noteus-east us-west
Use of Engineered Wood Products in International Shipping Pallets and Packaging – GE-17Tech NoteViewtech-noteus-east us-west
Vertical Load Transfer over Bearings within BC FRAMER & BC CALC – GE-23Tech NoteViewtech-noteus-east us-west
Weights of Building Materials – GE-1Tech NoteViewtech-noteus-east us-west
Wood Frame Garage Floor Design Guidelines – GE-19Tech NoteViewtech-noteus-east us-west
Flame Spread and Fire Endurance: Surface Coatings – GE(CAN)-2Tech NoteViewtech-notecanada-east
Allowable Nail Spacing & Designfor AJS® / BCI® Joists and Versa-L am® LVL – GE(CAN)-3Tech NoteViewtech-notecanada-east
Weights of Building Materials – GE(CAN)-1Tech NoteViewtech-notecanada-east
BCI / AJS Joist, VERSA-LAM & BOISE GLULAM Exterior Exposure Policy – GE(CAN)-4Tech NoteViewtech-notecanada-east
Joist Ceiling Framing Over an Indoor Pool – GE(CAN)-5Tech NoteViewtech-notecanada-east
Formaldehyde & Engineered Wood Products – GE(CAN)-15Tech NoteViewtech-notecanada-east
Lateral Bracing of Joists and Beams – GE(CAN)-16Tech NoteViewtech-notecanada-east
Vertical Load Transfer over Bearings within BC FRAMER & BC CALC – GE(CAN)-23Tech NoteViewtech-notecanada-east
Pressure and Topical Applications and Treatments – GE(CAN)-25Tech NoteViewtech-notecanada-east canada-west
Guide du concepteur – Mur de grande hauteur – Canada – LVL-CF2031Product / Specifier GuideViewproduct-specifier-guidecanada-east canada-west

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Versa-Stud LVL is sold across the United States and Canada.

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