Frame housing construction from LSTC has a long history. Contrary to popular belief, it arose in the mid-19th century in the United States, but at the beginning of the 20th century the development of cold-formed structures slowed due to the lack of a regulatory framework.
Today, frame house construction is the main type of low-rise construction in Scandinavia, Finland, Germany, the United States. Every year in North America, more than 1.5 million frame houses are being built. This is due to a number of obvious advantages.