Framing Connectors for Lumber including Rafters, Trusses, and Joists
Hurricane Ties, also known as rafter ties, truss ties, or hurricane clips, are used for deck or roof framing to secure rafters, trusses, or joists to the wood framework. This is done to resist uplift and lateral forces, like those that come from a hurricane or severe storm.
These Simpson Strong-Tie equivalent Hurricane ties come in various shapes and sizes but are functionally nearly identical. They all secure rafters, trusses, or joists to the top plates of the wood framework