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  • S-5! Introduces SolarFoot For Exposed Fastener Panels The new SolarFoot is made for exposed fastener metal roofing with the strength, quality and time-proven integrity S-5! is known for. The SolarFoot, with four points of attachment, provides an ideal mounting platform to attach the L-Foot of a rail-mounted solar system or other ancillaries to the roof. The SolarFoot ensures a durable weathertight solution for ...
  • TFC Launches A Full Line Of 304 Stainless Steel Bi-Metal Drill Screws Triangle Fastener Corporation (TFC) of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, recently announced the availability of a full line of 304 stainless steel bi-metal self-drilling screws. Bi-metal screws have heads and threads made of 304 stainless steel providing exceptional corrosion resistance and ductility. A hardened carbon steel drill point welded to a stainless steel body, which allows the screw to ...
  • InterCoat ChemGuard—A New Type of Corrosion Protection Permanent corrosion protection is more effective and less expensive than standard heavy-zinc galvanize A coil coater and manufacturer of proprietary coating chemistries has recently introduced InterCoat ChemGuard, a new type of corrosion protection for galvanized steel. InterCoat ChemGuard uses a new type of coating technology that uses covalent bonds and enhances the effectiveness of zinc and substantially improves ...
  • New Window Options for Safe-Way Doors Regency MaderaSafe-Way Door has started offering new window options for both its Regency Madera and Ambient door lines. Pencil groove doors with “commercial-style” windows are now available for the Regency Madera. The Regency Madera replicates the look of natural stained wood in either oak or rosewood, constructed of heavy-gauge steel inside and out and then insulated with ...
  • Novagard Solutions Announces Launch of NovaUltra Product Novagard Solutions®, a manufacturer of premium silicone sealants and adhesives, introduces NovaUltra Adhesive Sealant to their premium silicone adhesive and sealant product offering. This newest silicone product has a higher tensile strength, higher elongation and superior adhesion properties perfect for use in challenging installation applications. NovaUltra Adhesive Sealant is a neutral cure silicone sealant that offers ...
  • New ASTM International Standard Helps Monitor Building Sealants A new ASTM International standard will help manufacturers and regulators better understand how building sealants change once they have been compressed or stretched. The new standard (C1815) was developed by ASTM International’s committee on building seals and sealants (C24). “Think about the last time you rolled out pizza dough,” says ASTM International member Christopher White, a ...
  • Schweiss Doors founder Mike Schweiss featured in news piece on Minneapolis television station FAIRFAX, MN – Mike Schweiss, founder and owner of Schweiss Doors, was recently featured in a television news feature titled, “Small Town Minnesota Door Business Goes Galactic.” In the interview produced by WCCO-TV of Minneapolis, Schweiss explains how he got into the business and how it’s grown. During the three-minute feature, WCCO reporter John Lauritsen details some ...
  • Beckers Launches New Coating Line for Garage Doors Beckers has launched a newly-formulated coil coating system that is designed to keep garage doors looking new. BeckryGard reduces scuffs, scratches and other abrasive damage created during manufacturing, shipping, installation and everyday use. BeckryGard is also durable enough to protect against elemental deterrents like UV radiation, water, and salt. Its super durable resin helps prevent chalking and fading, ...
  • Old School Construction, New School Materials A General Contractor with a penchant for self-performing the critical path values efficiency in process and products An old adage proclaims “If you want something done right, do it yourself.” Doing it all would be virtually impossible in today’s commercial construction where complex building systems, vast arrays of material choices, design configurations, and countless other variables ...
  • AppliCad Releases Much Anticipated Roof Wizard v8.2; Presented At METALCON17 With their recent, highly anticipated release of Roof Wizard v8.2, specialist software provider AppliCad have topped market expectations. A range of new functions will make this software an unmissable item in the business toolkit, especially for medium to large contracting firms who are serious about being in the growing metal roofing segment. For over 26 years, AppliCad ...
  • New Chrome-Free Primer Reflects AkzoNobel’s Commitment to Sustainable Innovation Renowned for delivering sustainable innovation to the building products market, AkzoNobel is proud to introduce COILTEC CF65, a primer formulation that provides effective corrosion protection without the use of chromium. COILTEC CF65 employs the same resin chemistry used in current (chrome-containing) primers, but incorporates the latest generation of anti-corrosive pigments. AkzoNobel combines field-proven proprietary resin chemistry ...
  • Beckers Introduces New Universal Primer In today’s age of right-on-time production and reduced inventory, many people are beginning to find it troublesome to hold multiple Stock Keeping Units (SKU’s) when one will suffice. Beckers plans to solve this issue with the launch of its universal primer. Beckers’ high solids primer provides extended coverage to replace multiple primers under polyesters, urethanes, PVdFs, and ...
  • USP Introduces RoofTopGuard SA High-Temp Self-Adhered Membrane Underlayment Specialties Plus recently introduced RoofTopGuard SA, a high-temperature self-adhered membrane that raises the performance bar for all ice and water protectors. RoofTopGuard SA is a synthetic-based ice and water protector that incorporates the structure of one of the leading synthetic underlayment on the market; RoofTopGuard II. By engineering RoofTopGuard II with a custom formulation of ...
  • ATAS International Introduces Expanded Line Of Trims And Flashing ATAS International, Inc. has expanded its line of pre-notched trims and flashing components. Trims and flashing are often the most critical elements of metal roof, wall and soffit installations. They provide weather resistance of the installed system, as well as aesthetic value of the finished building. ATAS can now provide solutions that address both of those elements, ...
  • AceClamp Is On A Roll Aug. 1, 2017, the “NEW ACECLAMP MOBILE TRAINING CENTER” will hit the road to provide on-site, one-on-one, training for all of their products. Their extensive line of snow retention systems include, but are not limited to, standing seam metal roofs, slate and single ply membrane. Direct solar installations with micro inverter attachments are also a ...
  • James Hardie Launches JHinsite Technical Services Platform CHICAGO — James Hardie Building Products Inc., has launched an advanced support site for commercial customers, JHinsite.com. By registering as a member-user and creating a free account, multi-family and commercial architects, engineers, general contractors and consultants have immediate access to: Complete product information, technical documents and specifications BIM/Revit content for download Alternative design supplements, backed by James Hardie expertise Technical briefs on a variety ...
  • Leland Fasteners Made in North America Leland Industries Inc. is a Made in North America company, providing fasteners throughout the rural construction industry. Learn more in their 30 second video.
  • National Nail Introduces STINGER CH38-2 Cap Hammer With New Features   National Nail’s STINGER brand, which celebrates its 10th anniversary in 2017 as a leading brand of fastening tools for roofing underlayment and house wraps, introduces the newly upgraded CH38-2 Cap Hammer, fine-tuned for durability and performance. The CH38-2 is an economical, non-pneumatic cap fastener that eliminates the hassle of hoses and compressors, which also improves ...
  • Accel Roofing Products, a Division of ATAS International, Introduces Colonial Seam Accel Roofing Products, a division of ATAS International, Inc., has introduced Colonial Seam, a new residential standing seam metal roofing panel. Colonial Seam is a clipless panel that offers a traditional standing seam aesthetic with contemporary factory formed advantages. It is installed by locking the one-piece panel into the previous panel and fastening through pre-punched slots, allowing ...
  • New Self-Adhesive Roof Flashing from Atlas Bolt & Screw KwikFlashAshland, Ohio –  KwikFlash, now available from Atlas Bolt & Screw, is a quick weatherproofing flashing. It consists of aluminum stretch netting cast in environmentally-friendly lead-free polymer rubber which allows it to take a form set while remaining flexible, malleable and stretchable. A fully self-adhesive butyl layer underneath the rubber polymer is protected and backed ...