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  • Top 10 Products for rural builders In every issue of both Rural Builder and Frame Building News we have a section called “Product Profile”. There, we showcase products for rural builders. Information and photos are sent to us by suppliers and manufacturers for free exposure in this special section of the magazines. When our readers take the time to circle our Reader ...
  • Top e-Guide Products for rural builders Requests for more information from our online e-Guides determine the winners of our annual Top eProducts. In 2014 the most requests were received for equestrian planning and construction from Wick Buildings; Retro-Pan insulation system from TVM Building Products; and the Master One-Steppers fastener from Leland Industries. Take a look at the results below. RB Leland Industries ...
  • Battling Condensation: Determining the Best Method of Control - By Mark Mullins, Fabral – As suppliers and installers of metal roofing, we have all likely dealt with the issue of condensation. There are several control methods available so the first consideration must be towards looking at the building construction to then determine the best method of controlling condensation. It’s crucial to have conversations with ...
  • Petersen Metal Roof On New School Blends Well The new International Magnet School for Global Citizenship has opened in South Windsor, Connecticut, with the mission of creating a better world through education. As part of the Capitol Region Education Council, the school will foster the education and development of 530 students from pre-K through fifth grade. CREC is a non-profit, regional educational organization ...
  • RCMA Merges With The RRCI The Roof Coatings Manufacturers Association (RCMA) and the Reflective Roof Coatings Institute (RRCI) have merged together into one industry association, which will continue to advance, promote and expand the national and international market for roof coatings through education, outreach, technical advancement and advocacy. “RCMA is thrilled to merge with the Reflective Roof Coatings Institute,” said John ...
  • DBCI enlists DSI as distributor for Northeast - Regional door company will offer Curl-Lok in seven states – Douglasville, GA – Rollup door manufacturer DBCI announces a new partnership with DSI Distribution out of Framingham, Massachusetts. DSI will service all DBCI commercial door requests in Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island, Vermont, New Hampshire, Maine, and parts of New York. The regional door installer and wholesaler will ...
  • Nudo Products announces acquisition of Marlite, Inc. SPRINGFIELD, IL – Nudo Products Inc. announced its acquisition of Marlite, Inc. Headquartered in Dover, Ohio, Marlite is known in the architectural community for designing, developing and manufacturing advanced panel solutions for interior spaces in a variety of market segments, with sales primarily in the United States and Canada. Marlite’s strong positioning with retail and national ...
  • 2015 IRE To Offer Robust Conference Program Roofing professionals seeking a multi-track educational conference program to enrich their business development should register today to attend the 2015 International Roofing Expo , February 24-26, 2015, at the Morial Convention Center in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA. Taking place Tuesday through Thursday, 44 in-depth sessions will cover topics designed especially for contractors, owners, CEOs, general managers, ...
  • The Bradbury Group Introduces The Mini-B.O.S.S. Flying Shear The Bradbury Co., Inc. is pleased to introduce 24” and 36” wide Mini- B.O.S.S. Flying Shears to complement the existing 48” model. The 24” model is ideal for trim roll forming lines or standing seam lines while the 36” can be used for narrow panel lines such as corrugated and 5V panels. Its servo acceleration ...
  • Atlas Roofing Appoints New VP of Sales and Marketing Atlas Roofing Corp., an industry leader in the manufacturing of commercial and residential building materials, announced Steve Heaton will oversee product sales and marketing for the polyiso division including Atlas Roof Insulation and the Wall CI Board. He will succeed Tom Rowe, vice president – Polyiso Division, who will retire from Atlas Roofing in early ...
  • Levi’s Building Components hires national sales manager Levi’s Building Components has hired Chris Ray as National Sales Manager. As a new addition to the Levi’s Building Components team, Ray brings over 30 years of leadership experience gained from working in a variety of industries and the public sector. He graduated from Elizabethtown Area High School before earning several degrees from Shippensburg University. He ...
  • Palram Partners with Snavely Forest Products to distribute PALIGHT Trimboard Kutztown, PA – Palram Americas, a leading manufacturer of polycarbonate and PVC sheets, has partnered with Snavely Forest Products, a recognized distribution leader in the wholesale lumber and building products industry, to offer the full line of PALIGHT® Trimboard products. Clark Spitzer, VP Marketing of Snavely stated, “We’re excited to be working with Palram to bring ...
  • National Coatings Increases Team With Pillar Building Solutions National Coatings Corp. (NNC), a manufacturer and supplier of durable, energy efficient, cool roof coatings, announces the addition of Pillar Building Solutions, LLC headquartered in Memphis, TN, to National Coatings’ Gulf States Regional Team. Thomas Mayberry started Pillar Building Solutions, LLC in 1991 (formerly Pillar Sales Group). He has 35 years in the building industry covering many ...
  • Bradbury introduces 60”X.070” cut to length line with rotary shear and e-drive leveler MOUNDRIDGE, KS, USA – The Bradbury Group introduces a 60” X .070” cut-to-length line featuring a Bradbury e-Drive® leveler and an Athader rotary shear operating at 300 FPM, eliminating the need for a looping pit.The line is also equipped with a recoiler giving the ability to rework secondary coils into leveled prime coils. Athader joined The ...
  • Jonathan Williams to serve as Lancaster, PA, facility plant manager at Fabral Lancaster, PA – Fabral, the leading provider of metal for building envelope solutions, announces the appointment of Jonathan Williams as plant manager at Fabral’s Lancaster, Pennsylvania facility. With more than 30 years of manufacturing experience, and 15 years of operational and sales experience in the building materials industry, Williams provides a substantial wealth of knowledge ...
  • Valspar coatings used for colossal mural at Netherlands market Minneapolis, Minnesota – – Valspar coatings were used on a very unique mural project in the Netherlands. The large mural, adorning a 40-meter arched-shaped structure, was created on aluminum panels at the Markthal Rotterdam, the first indoor market and housing development in the Netherlands. It opened in October after five years of construction ...
  • ABC Supply Co. Inc. acquires Siding World Transaction Includes 17 Locations in Michigan, Indiana and Ohio   BELOIT, Wis. – Building products distributor ABC Supply Co., Inc. has acquired the assets of Siding World, a distributor of siding and other exterior building products including roofing, windows, doors, decking and gutters. The 40-year old company has locations in 17 markets in Michigan, Indiana and ...
  • Utah Metal Roofing Manufacturer Finding Ways To Pay It Forward Everyone has a story. The story of David “Homie” Mulcahy, a custom metal manufacturer and fabricator in Utah, is truly like no other. Growing up in East Los Angeles – Highland Park to be specific – Mulcahy easily found trouble and found himself in and out of jail before he was 20 years old. His father ...
  • TruLog steel siding: the look of logs without the logs Many building owners who want the look of logs, but not the long-term maintenance issues are turning to alternatives. A new one on the scene is TruLog siding made of heavy 28 gauge steel. Ryan Reed-Baum, Director of Marketing for TruLog said TruLog is manufactured as 9 inch wide profiles in 12 foot lengths and can ...
  • Levi’s Building Components introduces 3 new products for metal roofing and post-frame projects Levi’s Building Components is introducing not one, but three new products: a standing seam snow guard – the 55RF Snow Defender; a new woven polypropylene Metal Wrap; and the Hot-Dipped Galvanized Coated Uplift Plate. 55RF SNOW DEFENDER If you have ever tried to install a standing seam snow guard and become frustrated with alignment, this product will ...