Picture this: How they actually connect I-beams together. So you're designing a building and the requirement has beam columns connected together. How are they really connected? How will that connection be affected by the larger forces on the structure? If you don't know the reality, you can't create a good model simulation! Love this site. It shows some great pictures that connect the theory with the reality
What to do with that half wall.pony wall I liked the idea of an open divider between my dining and living rooms so I built it up. I put cabinetry on the dining side for storage and a display area can be viewed from both sides.